A Free Alternative to Battlefront II

Are you looking for a game like Battlefront II, that you don’t have to drop $60 on to play? This is Movie Battles II, a free multiplayer mod for Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy. Movie Battles is a fast-paced, action packed mod for the award winning Jedi Knight Jedi Academy game, that lets players play and fight in the most iconic battles seen throughout the entire saga! You can learn more at moviebattles.org. Take the lead role in a game that puts you in the middle of the action of the most memorable battles spanning the entire Star Wars feature films and beyond. It has 14 playable classes, over 30 maps, and complete customization so you can play how you want. There’s also a nice little community built around it with forums so you can stay in touch, follow mod updates, and more. There is always something to do and it’s really fun – for free if you already have the base game. Even if you need to pick up a copy of Jedi Academy, it’s very cheap these days.

See the trailer here:

Some reasons to give it a try:

  • Active community – EU and US servers are full every night
  • Active developers – Last update was one week ago
  • Incredibly deep gameplay – High skill ceiling + diverse customizable class system + objective-focused teamwork
  • Easy install, try it for 10 minutes and you’ll be hooked

Here’s what  you need to play:

Jedi Academy (base game) – https://www.gog.com/game/star_wars_jedi_knight_jedi_academy

Movie Battles II (free mod) – https://www.moviebattles.org/

So, go ahead and give it a try and let us know what you think. Already playing it? Great! We’d love to hear what you think about it.

Lisa Clark

Lisa has been an avid gamer since she was old enough to hold her first controller and a game writer for more than a decade. A child of the Nintendo generation, she believes they just don’t make games like they used to but sometimes, they make them even better! While consoles will always be her first love, Lisa spends most of her gaming time on the PC these days- on MMOs and first-person shooters in particular.