Know your Battlefront kit inside out
It’s finally time to get stuck inside with Star Wars: Battlefront – one of the most highly anticipated games of the year, especially when it comes to multiplayer.
Before you pick up your copy of the game, take a look at the weapons, Star Cards and vehicles that are on offer. And decide your loadout before you play.
After all, you don’t want to unlock something you’ll eventually regret. Don’t forget to read our verdict on Star Wars: Battlefront before you get going.
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DH-17This is a fully automatic blaster pistol with a high rate of fire and reasonable accuracy. It’s an ideal weapon for medium-range combat.
Rank: 3Price: 550
DLT-19A heavy blaster with an excellent rate of fire, the DLT-19 deals some serious damage at long range. It’s capable of pinning down troops along with taking out large groups of enemies.
Rank: 3Price: 550
This versatile heavy blaster is fitted with optics that let you take out enemies at long-range.
Rank: 5Price: 1,250
Favoured by the Alliance Commandos, the A280C is a sturdy and powerful blaster with a high rate of fire and excellent firepower.
Rank: 8 Price: 1,550
CA-87This retro-fitted Jawa blaster is deadly at short range. However, try and use it at medium or long range and you’re scuppered.
Rank: 8Price: 1,550
E-11The E-11 is the perfect all-rounder. This powerful and accurate blaster is the standard weapon for the Imperial Forces.
Rank: 8Price: 1,550
T-21Dealing tons of damage at long range, the robust T-21 just suffers from a slow rate of fire and lack of optics.
Rank: 10Price: 2,500
This blaster pistol fires five-round bursts that are perfect for close-quarters combat.
Rank: 14Price: 2,500
EE-3The EE-3 is an scope-fitted blaster rifle with three-round burst fire, which is great for long-range requirements.
Rank: 17Price: 2,500
This is a refined version of the T-21, which combines the power of a heavy blaster with the precision and range of a blaster rifle.
Rank: 21Price: 2,500
DL-44One of the most powerful blasters in the glaaxy, the DL-44 deals massive damage up close, but can overheat.
Rank: 25Price: 2,500Related: PS4 vs Xbox One
Thermal DetonatorThe most popular grenade in the game. It’s easy to use and has deadly results.
Rank: 2Price: 150Cooldown: 15 seconds
Scout PistolThis light side-arm is effective at taking out opponents at close range. But it’s not effective at longer distances.
Rank: 3Price: 650Cooldown: 9 seconds
Ion TorpedoThe homing ion torpedo is designed to deal heavy damage to vehicles and stationary weapons.
Rank: 4Price: 650Cooldown: 15 seconds
Pulse CannonThis incredibly powerful long-range rifle utilises the frame assembly of a DLT-20A, but it’s the weapon of choice for sharpshooters. The power of each shot is dependent on the charge-up time.
Rank: 5Price: 1,700Cooldown: 18 seconds
Impact GrenadeAlthough this has a smaller blast radius than a Thermal Detonator, this will explode directly on contact with any object.
Rank: 6Price: 1,700Cooldown: 16 seconds
Ion GrenadeThis grenade deals serious damage when it comes to vehicles, shield and droids.
Rank: 9Price: 2,300Cooldown: 16 seconds
Homing ShotThis locks onto enemy soldiers from afar.
Rank: 11Price: 3,100Cooldown: 18 seconds
Jump PackThis backpack-style thruster allows you to jump over long distances, making it well suited to traversing obstructions and getting yourself out of danger.
Rank: 13Price: 3,100Cooldown: 25 seconds
Smoke GrenadeProviding dense smoke, this grenade blocks visibility and lock-on weapons.
Rank: 16Price: 3,100Cooldown: 20 seconds
Flash GrenadeThis creates a bright energy flash and loud noise to disorientate opponents. Rank: 20Price: 3,100Cooldown: 16 seconds
BarrageThis lobs a trio of grenades with a short-delay fuse.
Rank: 24Price: 3,100Cooldown: 18 seconds
This rifle fires solid projectiles that are excellent at hitting targets at extreme ranges and penetrating energy shields.
Rank: 28Price: 3,100Cooldown: 15 seconds
BowcasterDepending on how long you charge up each shot, the Bowcaster can fire one or more explosive bolts.
Rank: 32Price: 3,100Cooldown: 18 seconds
Charged Star Cards
Cooling CellThis vents heat from your main weapon and prevents further heat build-up for a short period of time.
Rank: 32Price: 3,100Cooldown: 18 secondsActive period: 3 seconds
Focus FireThis gyroscopic mod stabilises your weapon accuracy for a short period.Rank: 7Price: 1,700Cooldown: 20 secondsActive period: 7 seconds
Ion ShotThis mod allows your primary weapon to fire ion-charged bolts, making it additionally effective against shields, droids and vehicles.
Rank: 7Price: 1,700Cooldown: 20 secondsActive period: 7 seconds
Scan PulseThis 360-degree pulse burst reveals any enemy soldiers – regardless of whether they’re out of sight or behind cover.
Rank: 13Price: 1,700Cooldown: 8 secondsActive period: 7 seconds
Explosive ShotThis temporarily supercharges your primary weapon to fire explosive bolts.
Rank: 18Price: 1,700Cooldown: 20 secondsActive period: 7 seconds
Personal ShieldThis provides protection from energy weapons, but it won’t offer any defence against kinectic weapons such as grenades or Cycler Rifles.