SWNZ News Digest – 06 Sep 2015

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Here’s this weeks New Digest, collating all of the latest official Star Wars news headlines and links through to sources where you can read more.

New trailer released for Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes.
Entertainment Arts has released a trailer for the upcoming mobile game Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes. First announced at E3 back in June, the RPG style turn based battle game includes characters from all six films, The Clone Wars and Rebels. EA.com article; Youtube.

Battlefront beta test coming in early October.
Entertainment Arts announced a beta testing period coming in early October for the hotly anticipated Battlefront game. The beta technical test will include the Walker Assault on Hoth, Survival Mission on Tatooine, and a brand new mode ‘Drop Zone’. EA.com article.

Release date announced for The Force Awakens soundtrack.
The official Star Wars website announced the release date of December 18th for The Force Awakens soundtrack. Composed by John Williams, the soundtrack is available for pre-order in the US (stay tuned for NZ retailer information).StarWars.com article.

Marvel announces a C-3PO one-shot comic.
Marvel has announced a C-3PO one-shot comic issue, which will follow C-3PO on a solo story leading up to the events of The Force Awakens, including how he got his new red arm. Written and drawn by James Robinson and Tony Harris, the comic is set for release in December. StarWars.com article.