(CNBC) — EA’s new “Star Wars” title is still days away from the official launch, but “Battlefront II” and its lofty in-game prices have already provoked outrage among gamers.

Reddit users on the page r/StarWarsBattlefront flooded the site over the weekend with comments disparaging the difficulty of unlocking certain characters to be used in the game and vowing to boycott the title upon its official release Friday.

A post titled “Seriously? I paid 80$ to have Vader locked?” — naming Darth Vader as one of the charac

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