Review: Star Wars Battlefront: Elite Squadron (Sony PSP)
19 April 2010
Summary: I may be calling this game “poor”Â� for its official score, but there are few games that pissed me off as much as this. To be a follow up to a game I got so much enjoyment out of and to fail miserably on so many levels is something I just can’t forgive.
Excerpt: In principle, it's hard not to be impressed by the scale of the action in Star Wars Battlefront: Elite Squadron. At the start of a battle you might be fighting on the surface of a planet, but if you hop into an X-Wing, or another spacecraft of your choice, you can head into space for a spot of...
Summary: Star Wars Battlefront: Elite Squadron is the deepest and most action-packed Star Wars Battlefront game ever. Experience battlefronts that span ground, space and capital starships, a robust original storyline and expanded gameplay features that deliver seemingly endless replayability.
Conclusion: What Elite Squadron really gets right is the big picture--the feeling that you're fighting in an epic battle. It's not as successful with the details, and it mostly plays it safe, feeling very much like its predecessor.
Pros: Single-player campaign tells an interesting original story, The three linked battlefronts make conflicts feel epic, Wide variety of vehicles, weapons, and visual customization options.
Cons: Space combat has too little impact on the tide of battle, Infantry controls feel stiff and awkward.
Excerpt: Stay on target. Welcome back, young padawan, to the world of Star Wars: Battlefront , a game of intergalactic combat that finally lets you play as the little guys in the trenches who fight over political ideals they can’t even fathom, on planets far from their homeworlds, and die in horrible and...
Pros: Ground to space and back in one mission, Gotta love Star Wars marketing tie-ins, Poor controls, Glitches out the wazoo, Bad story mode, Needs some work
Excerpt: , fans have had ample opportunity to tap into the franchise's expanded universe since the original trilogy's rise to prominence. PSP owners are the latest crowd to be treated to this privilege, with Rebellion's
Excerpt: Elite Squadron nous permet de revivre plusieurs batailles de la saga « starwarsienne », issues de la Guerre des Clones (trilogie préquelle) comme de la Guerre Civile Galactique (trilogie classique).