25 Sep 2020 5:23 PM +00:00

Star Wars Squadrons EA Play - Release date, what to expect, trailer & more

EA has officially announced Star Wars Squadrons, an upcoming starship dogfighting multiplayer game with a single-player story.

The game already has a release date, and is available for pre-order.

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With the huge game industry event EA Play coming 18 June, what should we expect from Star Wars Squadrons?


Release Date

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Despite only being announced 15 June, Star Wars Squadrons already has a release date, and is currently available for pre-order.


The game releases 2 October on Xbox One, PS4, and PC.

READ MORE: Star Wars Squadrons Pre-Order: Price, consoles, release date & more

EA Play

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EA Play will give the gaming world a look into many important upcoming EA games. With this announcement, Star Wars Squadrons will likely be one of them.

EA Play begins 18 June at 4pm PT.

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What to expect

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It would be quite surprising if Star Wars Squadrons doesn't get anything at EA Play, even if it's a quick video clip with no in-game footage.

Since we've already gotten an official reveal trailer for Star Wars Squadrons, we do hope for in-game footage. But at worst, we'll likely get some additional details and a rewatch of the trailer that's already premiered.

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