Star Wars: Squadrons Pre-Order Guide: Release Date, Price, Platforms, Bonuses and More

Star Wars Squadrons
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EA pulled back the curtain a bit on their upcoming Star Wars: Squadrons game, revealing a release date, platform list, price, details on microtransactions, and more. You can find these details below along with links where the game can be pre-ordered.

As the title of the game suggests, Star Wars: Squadrons is a first-person dogfighting game, and we've learned that it will be set after the events of Return of the Jedi. It will feature both a single player campaign and multiplayer as well as full compatibility with VR headsets for both the PS4 and the PC - which is awesome. What's more, there won't be any microtransactions - all upgrades will be earned through gameplay only. You can check out a trailer for the game here and screenshots here. Stay tuned for a full gameplay reveal at EA Play Live event on June 18th at 4pm PT (7pm ET). UPDATE: Check out the trailer from the event below:

Release Date, Price, and Platforms: Star Wars: Squadrons will be available on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC (crossplay enabled) for $39.99 beginning on October 2nd (details on upcoming PS5 releases can be found here. Xbox Series X details can be found here).

Pre-Orders: At the time of writing, pre-orders are live via the retailers below. Additional retailer links will be added as they become available.

Pre-Order Bonuses: Pre-order bonuses include the following cosmetic items - New Republic Recruit Flight Suit, Imperial Ace Flight Suit, New Republic Recruit Starfighter Skins, Imperial Ace Starfighter Skins, New Republic Recruit Decal, and Imperial Ace Decal.

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EA's official description for Star Wars: Squadrons reads:

"Master the art of starfighter combat in the authentic piloting experience Star Wars™: Squadrons. Buckle up, feel the adrenaline of first-person multiplayer space dogfights alongside your squadron, and learn what it means to be a pilot in a thrilling Star Wars™ single-player story."

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