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Star Wars: Squadrons animated short is a flashy prequel to the game’s campaign

By Dom Peppiatt, Monday, 14 September 2020 20:02 GMT EA and EA Motive have revealed a new trailer for Star Wars: Squadrons, showing off a cat-and-mouse dogfight between the New Republic and an Imperial pilot.The short is a collaborative effort between EA Motive, Lucasfilm, and ILM. As you can imagine, then, it’s a pretty impressive effort.Called Hunted, the trailer takes place before the events of the upcoming game and introduces us to one of the main pilots we’ll be playing as during the campaign.We see the world through the eyes of Varko Grey – the only one pilot left standing in…

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Star Wars: Squadrons will feature HOTAS support on consoles

By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 12 September 2020 20:03 GMT Fans of HOTAS will be pleased to know they will be able to use the peripheral to pilot ships in Star Wars: Squadrons.Support for hands-on throttle-and-stick will be available for Star Wars: Squadrons.Players can expect a day one console patch which will add support for the peripheral. HOTAS was already confirmed for PC users.The good news for HOTAS fans came from the game’s creative director, Ian S. Frazier. Special thanks to @gamedevpat, @Casier98, @ChristianCimon2, and JF Bertrand for going above and beyond with a bunch of extra hours and problem-solving to…