The first trailer for this year's 'Star Wars' game is gorgeous

Star wars battlefrontEAArtwork from ‘Star Wars: Battlefront.’ It’s not certain whether or not this battle is on the planet of Jakku.

Thursday’s trailer for “Star Wars: Episode VII” was thrilling and full of referential fan moments. The trailer for “Star Wars: Battlefront” — this year’s “Star Wars” game, heading to Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC this November — is even more heavy on the fan references.

When an AT-AT falls to the ground after Y-Wing rebel fighters bomb it from above, Darth Vader casually steps out from the wreckage to personally take out remaining rebel troops. And that’s to say nothing of X-Wing battles and speeder bikes. But enough blabbing from us about it — see the trailer for yourself right here:


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