Publisher Electronic Arts says Battlefield 2042 harnesses “the power of next-generation platforms to bring massive immersive battles to life with more players than ever before” on “maps with unprecedented scale”.
Battlefield 2042 News
Xbox and PC players can play the game for free this weekend
Escalation introduces a new map, Specialist, weapons, vehicle, and a class-based system
Players on all platforms can also try out the game for free in December
New gameplay published as testing enters latest phase
Free access periods on all platforms are also planned for December
Both Battlefield 1 and Battlefield V are seeing more players than Battlefield 2042
A new vehicle and three more Vault weapons are also coming this week
The public battle between Microsoft and Sony could elevate the rival series, Wilson suggests
"They tried to do a couple of things that were maybe ambitious," says franchise boss
Ridgeline Games is focused on developing "a narrative campaign in the Battlefield universe"