Battlefield 2042 revealed by EA at E3 2021 - Features up to 128-player matches
Explosive reveal trailer and some juicy information has been dropped on the upcoming FPS
EA has confirmed a new Battlefield is on the way with an action-packed reveal trailer and a release date.
Battlefield 2042, developed by DICE, is the next groundbreaking first-person shooter set to revolutionize the modern multiplayer sandbox. Powered by cutting-edge technology that pushes the capabilities of next generation hardware, BF42 takes place in a near-future setting with an "all-out-war experience" that includes destructive environments that fans have enjoyed through numerous entries in the series.
The game will feature matches with up to 128 players on the latest consoles* and PCs, as well as the inclusion of real-time events that reshape the battlefield and tactical combat. You'll also experience all-new weapons, vehicles, and gadgets give players the freedom to be strategic and create jaw-dropping, only-in-Battlefield moments.
"Battlefield 2042 is an evolution of the franchise and embraces what our players want - the ultimate Battlefield multiplayer sandbox with intense combat and a ton of incredible, unexpected events,” says Oskar Gabrielson, General Manager of DICE in the official press release. "All of us across DICE in Stockholm, DICE LA, Criterion, and EA Gothenburg have had so much fun developing this game and now it’s time to let players jump in. What they’ll find is that we’ve built three distinct, absolutely epic experiences that we think they’ll love."
Battlefield 2042 will launch on October 22nd for Xbox One, Xbox Series S|X, PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5, and PC.