'Star Wars: Battlefront' 'Rogue One' Trailer: New DLC features Jyn Erso, the planet Scarif
A new trailer for Star Wars: Battlefront's Rogue One-themed expansion arrived on Thursday to brighten up your week. It shows off the DLC's new heroes, a gorgeous new planet and some cool new vehicles.
Star Wars: Battlefront Rogue One: Scarif DLC brings new characters, weapons, vehicles and more
Here's the full rundown of what buying the Rogue One: Scarif expansion will get you:
— New maps on the tropical planet Scarif from the Rogue One film
— Jyn Erso: The protagonist of the upcoming Rogue One film played by Felicity Jones
— Orson Krennic: The film's villain, played by Ben Mendelsohn
— A180: Jyn Erso's blaster, which can be "swiftly reconfigured into a blaster rifle, sniper rifle or ion launcher," according to the game's website
— DT-29: Orson Krennic's heavy blaster
— The U-wing featured in the Rogue One movie
New "Infiltration" mode
— The new DLC will include a new "multi-stage" mode called "Infiltration," which seems like it will include both on-foot shooting gameplay and vehicle-based gameplay.
New star cards/power ups
— Sonic Imploder: "A sound-based hybrid grenade that temporarily blinds enemies, in addition to lowering their armor rating. The Sonic Imploder also damages any enemies in its immediate vicinity."
— TIE Striker: This power up for Imperials allow players to "call in the devastating TIE Striker to make strafing runs on nearby Rebel targets, clearing out heavily fortified enemies."
— U-wing: This power up for Rebels allows players to "take control of the U-wing's gunner position to rain down damage on the Imperials as it circles the battlefront from above."
Check out the full trailer for the Rogue One: Scarif expansion below, which will be available for owners of the $30 season pass on Dec. 6 and available for individual purchase on Dec. 16.
For more information on the weapons, new game mode and vehicles included in the expansion, check out the game's official site.