The game certainly comes with much more content than its predecessor, and new details provided by EA give us a good luck at what post-launch content we can expect in the weeks to come. While this is already great news for fans who hate waiting long periods of time for things, it gets better! Johnson is inching closer to launching the second installment of Lucasfilm's relaunched live-action Star Wars brand and all indications are he has nailed it. Specifically, you will have to make the monumental decision between aligning with the First Order or Resistance. Your favorite stormtrooper-turned-hero Finn joins the fight for the Resistance and Captain Phasma steps on to the Battlefront for the First Order. They can be purchased with in-game credits during that week. Whichever faction completes more challenges ends up claiming special rewards, encouraging players to rally to their chosen side in battle.
The Starfighter Assault map of D'qar, the hero ship Tallie Lintra's RZ-2 A-wing will also arrive as will Poe Dameron's T-70 X-wing - upgraded with a new ability inspired by The Last Jedi.
"Star Wars: The Last Jedi" is set to be released on Friday, Dec. 15, in the United States. The plan is to continue rolling out content on a regular basis, with your faction choice affecting outcomes well into the future.
Throughout December, faction choices will continue to matter, and players will be able to see each faction's progress reflected in-game. Mark Hamill has to put the hours in for those Ahch-To scenes in, especially when it came to filming Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
Disney CEO Bob Iger on Thursday during the company's earnings call announced a new streaming sports service coming next year called ESPN Plus. "Star Wars is the greatest modern mythology and we feel very lucky to have contributed to it". In this case the first season will be all about The Last Jedi, and introduce new elements from the film.