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Star Wars: Battlefront -- Elite Squadron (DS)

Star Wars: Battlefront -- Elite Squadron (DS)
alaScore 80

21 reviews

Sep, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 21 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers are impressed by the single player gameplay and story. Some have doubts about the multi player mode and action.

story, single player

action, multi player

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Nintendo DS Games the Star Wars: Battlefront -- Elite Squadron (DS) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 21 reviews)

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Review: Star Wars Battlefront: Elite Squadron (Sony PSP)

 

Then I turned it on.

I may be calling this game “poor” 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....

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Star Wars Battlefront: Elite Squadron

 

Unless you're desperate for a new Star Wars story, you'll find nothing worthwhile in this shallow action game.

Tells an interesting original story ; Has a good sense of Star Wars atmosphere

Core action is repetitive and simple ; Vehicle sequences are even simpler ; Terrible multiplayer makes this a Battlefront game in name only

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Star Wars Battlefront: Elite Squadron Review for the PSP

 

Stay on target.

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

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Star Wars: Battlefront -- Elite Squadron

 

Can it do the Kessel Run in less than twelve parsecs?

As a first step on the DS, Elite Squadron isn't a bad attempt for LucasArts. The single player story is pretty good, and the action is somewhat engaging, if a bit light on replayability. The multiplayer leaves a lot to be desired though, because it's...

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Star Wars Battlefront: Elite Squadron

 

The single-player portion puts players in the role of X2, an elite clone trooper who, along with his "twin" X1, is perhaps the most decorated and adept of the clone troopers and given special missions to reflect his abilities. The saga of X2 plays out...

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Star Wars Battlefront: Elite Squadron Review

 

If you told someone a year ago that the iconic Star Wars Battlefront series was coming to the Nintendo DS, you could have expected an incredulous response. "What? One of the most complex, dynamic, and sophisticated game franchises ever to bear the Star...

Delivers action in focused, bite-sized chunks; Authentic music & FX

Confused, muddled graphics; Simplistic, repetitive action; Developers expected way too much of the hardware

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Star Wars Battlefront: Elite Squadron

 

Unless you're desperate for a new Star Wars story, you'll find nothing worthwhile in this shallow action game.

Tells an interesting original story ; Has a good sense of Star Wars atmosphere

Core action is repetitive and simple ; Vehicle sequences are even simpler ; Terrible multiplayer makes this a Battlefront game in name only