why can't they make singleplayer open world games instead of trying to network everything together?
Probably because of the $$$$z.
And I'll have no part of it. I always knew the next Battlefront would be a online-only multiplayer, DRM quick-buck grab. I'm still fine with Battlefront II.
In other words, Xbox, I'm dropping you like a hot rock and willingly go into the arms of the PS4.
"This is how you share your games on PS4."