The Battlefield of the future looks Fun!
The official Battlefield 2042 announcement trailer dropped earlier today and it’s amazing. Firstly the trailer opens with heart-pumping firefights, that lead to showcasing the hyper-detailed environments. They even showcased the iconic RendeZook play.
Battlefield 2042 also boasts massive maps and possible real-time environmental changes from the weather, showing that developer DICE is going all out on this venture. All within a quick action-packed 5-minute trailer that you can watch below.
The juicy details
So what do we know so far?
The title will be available on PS4 and Xbox One with 64 player matches and big maps, while the PS5, Xbox X|S, and PC will have up to 124 player matches and massive maps.
There will also be a Conquest and Breakthrough mode available at launch, along with a new mode called Hazard that promises a high-stakes multiplayer experience. A new hidden mode being announced on July 22nd. With all this we also got confirmation of 7 maps available at launch.
Battlefield 2042 is slated for release on October 22, 2021, with a closed beta coming soon. There will be 3 versions available to purchase a Standard, Gold and Ultimate Edition. All available for pre-order on Steam, Origins, Epic Games Store, Xbox Store and PSN. A Year 1 Pass will be available at launch for purchase if you did just buy the Standard Edition. Giving you access to 4 new specialist and access to the 4 battle passes of the year.
Rumors we heard?
As you may now the internet is abuzz with new rumors and information about Battlefield 2042.
With the game having massive maps, there are rumors that each zone in Conquest will have multiple capture points to claim a zone. Basically to capture zone C you will need to capture all 3 flags in zone C. Adding more combat and tactics to each game. possible ensuring that with the massive maps, not one point can control the entire zone.
Another rumor is that the weather system will be random. Meaning not every time you play a map a certain map, the weather will be different. Making each play in the map a different feel every time.
The last rumor is that Battlefield 2042 will not have a Battle Royal mode at launch.
Either way, Battlefield 2042 is looking to be an amazing action packed game with just enough changes to the formula, giving Battlefield the potential win over Call of Duty.