After announcing yesterday that a beta would be coming in early October, official confirmation has come from DICE about how multiplayer will work in the game. Instead of browsing and choosing servers like in the Battlefield series, Star Wars Battlefront will offer skill-based matchmaking.
Server browsing has long been a feature in the Battlefield games, across all platforms. DICE did not offer any comment on private matches or if players can join their friends in-game. The details about the game’s servers (or lack thereof) came from a developer’s comment on reddit: