According to Frazier, the team never intended to treat Squadrons as a live service and provide content over time, instead opting for that “old-school approach” where everything that you pay for is what you get.
We reviewed Star Wars Squadrons’ multiplayer component, scoring it a 7 and calling it a “treat”, but noting that it’s a shame that there aren’t more modes, maps or progression to sustain the experience.
If you’re digging into the game at the moment, here’s a handy guide to help you with Star Wars Squadrons’ objective-based multiplayer mode, Fleet Battles. You can also peruse some loadouts we’ve picked for all of the ships in Star Wars Squadrons, to help you switch up your tactics and scale the scoreboard.
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