Star Wars Battlefront: Elite Squadron DS Trailer

Discussion in 'User Submitted News' started by granville, Oct 13, 2009.

  1. granville

    granville GBAtemp Goat

    Aug 24, 2007
    United States
    Orlando, Florida
    This caught my eye. It's a new Star Wars game for the DS developed by nSpace. They developed the DS versions of Call of Duty. The trailer itself looks pretty nice, and boasts some flight battles as well as on foot combat. Take a look-

    Game coming November 3 this year. There is also a PSP version, which I assume is different, but I wanted to post what the DS version looks like. I'd like to try it out.
  2. asdf

    asdf GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    May 20, 2009
    United States
    Torrance, CA
    Oooh. This looks fun. Love Star Wars Battlefront.
  3. p1ngpong

    p1ngpong Unamused frog

    Former Staff
    Apr 18, 2008
    DS Scene
    Hmm not bad looking, the flight sections look decent anyway. Im a big fan of the Battlefront games, but I dont really like the isometric perspective for the on foot sections in this one. It really should be third person to be a proper battlefront game. Im assuming it has online play, if not meh, waste of time.
  4. BakuFunn

    BakuFunn Flameproof.

    Apr 6, 2007
    United States
    New York
    Looks really pretty for a DS game. I'll be looking forwards to it. It'll be downloaded, and slapped to the back of the queue.

    The genre on the DS isn't that great though, with the limited amounts of polygons the DS can draw. the Lord of the Rings game that was also Battlefront-esque did it okay. But multiplayer on that did not really shine well, and the limited classes were no fun. I hope this turns out like the LoR, except fixing the problems. Seems like there will be a pretty nice storyline and mini-game full, assuming the space battles and turret mounts are.

    I'm really looking forwards to it. The DS is my favorite handheld. I'd like to see the touchscreen not being gimmicked too. And I for one, like the bird's eye view. It's not really isometric, but I hope the camera can be repositioned. If this outclasses the PSP version in the chance of a million, I'll go out and buy a dozen copies. N-Space is great.
  5. wyndcrosser

    wyndcrosser GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    May 28, 2009
    United States
    Looks great, I'm still waiting for the new golden sun for DS.

    Kingdom Hearts actually plays pretty well.

  6. Rayder

    Rayder Mostly lurking lately....

    Former Staff
    Jan 14, 2007
    United States
    Can't be any worse than that Clone Wars one that just came out. That was one boring game.

    As far as this one, I was sold after seeing the flying sequences.
  7. Sterling

    Sterling GBAtemp's Silver Hero

    Jan 22, 2009
    United States
    This game looks nice [​IMG] I was a big fan of Battle Front, and in fact I have A copy of Battle Front 2 I play on my ps2 now [​IMG]
  8. Theraima

    Theraima I own this desert, bitches!

    Jan 4, 2009
    Gonna get this, though Im quite sure this game will have Anti-Piracy.
  9. Reaper

    Reaper Tͩ͒ͥ̈́ͧ̓͑̆̂

    Oct 14, 2008
    United States
    Looks like the other SW games but more goal oriented than the other BF games
  10. luke_c

    luke_c Big Boss

    Jun 16, 2008
    Land of England
    Win. Now just gotta wait for SWBF3 to be carried on.
  11. ZenZero

    ZenZero GBATEMP's regular arse.

    Mar 12, 2008
    Next big AP crash anyone???
  12. Guild McCommunist

    Guild McCommunist (not on boat)

    May 6, 2009
    United States
    The Danger Zone
    Most third party anti-piracy is relatively easy. Sure, they have some toughies now and then, but they aren't anything compared to first party AP.

    Anyway, the isometric view for shooting looks meh, but the flight sections look awesome. If only they gave it the classic over-the-shoulder, TPS view of previous SWBF games.
  13. Veho

    Veho The man who cried "Ni".

    Former Staff
    Apr 4, 2006
    The part of the game where you're on foot, top-down view. It looks like you control the character with the D-pad and aim the blaster with the touch screen. Best control scheme ever.

    On an unrelated note, who'd like to see Smash TV on the DS?
  14. b3nj4m1n

    b3nj4m1n Member

    Apr 8, 2008
    United States
    that's what it looks like to me too, if so might be kinda fun. space battles look lame, i think they are planar so you can go left and right but not up and down.. =\
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