The Force Awakens Movie wasn't the only Star Wars franchise to get a big announcement this week

DICE and Lucasfilm have announced that the highly anticipated game "Star Wars Battlefront" will be released on November 17th 2015.

The first full-length trailer for the title premiered at the currently underway Star Wars Celebration convention where it was also revealed that the game will serve as a direct prequel to "Star Wars: The Force Awakens".

Set after the Battle of Endor from the "Return of the Jedi" film the game sees a pivotal moment when the New Republic takes on key Imperial holdouts on the remote desert planet on the Outer Rim.

Players will be able to ride speeder bikes and snow speeders and pilot TIE fighters and the Millennium Falcon around familiar planets such as Endor, Hoth, Tatooine. you’ll also be able to play as characters from the original trilogy including Darth Vader and Boba Fett.

Star Wars: Battlefront will be available on PC, PS4, and Xbox One.

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