Star Wars: Battlefront Problems: 5 Things to Know

The Star Wars: Battlefront release date is here and now that gamers are able to play through the latest Star Wars game there are a number of issues and bugs. Even with a test earlier this year, there are Star Wars: Battlefront problems frustrating gamers.

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Shortly after the Star Wars: Battlefront release date delivered access to the game we started to see Star Wars: Battlefront problems launching the game, server problems and other issues.

Any game with an online portion arrives with issues when it comes to connectivity, and Star Wars: Battlefront doesn’t escape this trap.

What you need to know about Star Wars: Battlefront problems.

What you need to know about Star Wars: Battlefront problems.

Even though it is early, there are some Star Wars: Battlefront problems that gamers on the Xbox One, PS4 and PC need to know about. There are a variety of issues, not all of which have fixes just yet.

This is a look at the current Star Wars: Battlefront problems, what you need to know about them, where to look for help and what to do if you need a fix right now.

Star Wars: Battlefront Server Problems

When the Star Wars: Battlefront release date finally arrived, it brought many a number of gamers face to face with Star Wars: Battlefront server problems.

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On Twitter we saw gamers complaining about Star Wars: Battlefront server problems and not being able to connect to the server to play the game. This is a multiplayer game, which means some users simply could not play.

If you experience Star Wars: Battlefront server problems, you can check the server status. You can also use this guide to check and possibly fix connectivity issues, in case the problem is on your end.

Star Wars: Battlefront Deluxe Problems

Shortly after the release time we started to see many reports that users who purchased the Star Wars: Battlefront Deluxe Edition and Ultimate Edition could not play the game.

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When trying to play, users saw “To use this application, you must update it.” with the PS4 Error code: CE-34632-8.

EA reports that this issue is fixed, but if you still see it you need to restart your PS4 to fix the problem. Before EA rolled out a fix, some users reported that restoring licenses fixed the problem.

Star Wars: Battlefront Problems

In addition to these two major Star Wars: Battlefront problems, that EA is addressing there are a number of other issues including;

  • Xbox One gamers cannot join servers or matchmake.
  • Stuck at server joining screen.
  • You are not allowed to access online features in Star Wars: Battlefront.
  • Bad performance while using dual graphics cards.
  • Star Wars: Battlefront game freezes.
  • PC Number Keys cannot work.
  • Joysticks do not work on PC
  • Messaging apps cause black screen in Star Wars: Battlefront on PC.

EA acknowledges the issues above and includes some fixes for these problems. There are also reports of other Star Wars: Battlefront problems on Reddit and on Twitter.

Where to Find Help with Star Wars: Battlefront Problems

If you run into Star Wars: Battlefront problems gamers need to go to EA for help. There is a Star Wars: Battlefront help page that includes fixes for common issues. Many of the problems are fixed with a restart.

Some other fixes for Star Wars: Battlefront problems include downloading new drivers, changing account settings, updating PS4 or Xbox One software or changing other settings.

How to Report Star Wars: Battlefront Problems

If you run into Star Wars: Battlefront problems you can simply complain about them, but it is better if you report them to EA you can speed up the fixes.

The EA Star Wars Twitter account is one place to start, since they are helping users find solutions and appear to be aggregating data to work on fixes.

Another great location is the EA Answers HQ for Star Wars: Battlefront. Here you can find support from other players who found fixes.

Star Wars: Battlefront Release Date: 11 Things Buyers Need to Know

Star Wars: Battlefront Release Date

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Star Wars: Battlefront Release Date

The Star Wars: Battlefront release date is November 17th, but if you live in Central, Mountain or Pacific time zones you can start playing on November 16th digitally and at early release events.

EA and DICE chose to focus on higher-end experiences so Star Wars: Battlefront is only coming to PS4, Xbox One and PC. It is available on all these consoles and PC on the same day. There is no plan for a Xbox 360 or PS3 version of the game.

You don't need to pre-order the game to find it on day one, as most stores will have plenty of copies in stock on the Star Wars: Battlefront release date.

Gamers can buy Star Wars: Battlefront at Amazon, Best Buy, GameStop, Walmart and other retailers.

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