DICE Reveals Free Battlefield 1 Map “Giant’s Shadow”

Today Battlefield 1 developer DICE revealed a new map — the first map to not be part of the launch game. Giant’s Shadow will be released as DLC content in December (and it’ll be free!) Just like in the Sinai Desert map that was present in the beta, you’ll have the ability to use the […]

Here’s When Battlefield 1’s Beta Begins

EA and DICE have revealed when the open beta for Battlefield 1 will commence. The announcement was made in a tweet this morning. You can join the Great War starting August 31! There is a way to get it sooner than that, though. To gain access to the Battlefield 1 beta early, you have to […]

Here’s What’s In Battlefield 1’s Premium Pass

EA and DICE announced all the details today on the Battlefield 1 season pass, or the Premium Pass as they’re calling it. The Premium Pass does what it should and grants you ownership of all upcoming DLC content for Battlefield 1 — four expansion packs to be released throughout the year after the original game, […]

Activision, EA Hint At Big Reveals Coming August 16

August 17, 2016 is the day the German video game conference Gamescom begins, and one day before then, it looks like every major franchise we currently cover on this site will be releasing new information about sequels, DLC and more. Next Tuesday’s gonna be a busy day. For us at least. For Call of Duty, […]

Battlefield 1 Collector’s Edition Comes With Everything But The Game

Amazon is currently taking preorders for a super-dee-duper deluxe Battlefield 1 Collector’s Edition. It comes complete with a 14-inch statue, a steelbook case, a cloth poster, a deck of cards, codes for DLC content hidden inside a pigeon messenger tube, and a cloth patch replica from out of the game. Speaking of the game, that’s […]

Battlefield 1 Hacked Open, Secrets Come Out

EA held a closed alpha for Battlefield 1 a few weeks ago, and though it has long since ended, it’s the gift that keeps on giving. The data in that alpha has been hacked open, and here are the secrets discovered within…. Battlefield 1’s single-player campaign will consist of 20 chapters making up seven episodes […]

A Battlefield Pinball Game Could’ve Been A Thing

Up to this point the most adventurous EA and DICE’s Battlefield series has gotten is recreating World War I. Has the team ever considered doing something REALLY crazy? Maybe. At E3, producer Aleks Grandall had a discussion wih Gamespot and the topic came up about the kind of pitches that have been made over the […]

E3 2016: New Battlefield 1 Trailer With Lotsa Gameplay Shots

EA showed off a new trailer for Battlefield 1 during its EA Play conference this morning. Try to ignore the tonal clash between the hip-hop soundtrack and the early 20th century visuals. Besides the seldom-seen Great War setting, what else is DICE bringing to the table that’s new? Here’s what EA had to say: Intuitive […]

Battlefield 1 Was Originally Rejected

While the public response to Battlefield 1 and its WWI setting has been positive, EA Games itself didn’t have that initial reaction. EA Studios boss Patrick Soderlund confessed today during the annual Investor Day briefing that he rejected the idea when DICE first pitched it to him. “[World War 1] wasn’t the most obvious choice,” […]

Love Is Battlefield 1: Check Out The New Trailer

Electronic Arts has made the surprise announcement of a new Battlefield. We knew it was coming, we just didn’t know when they would say anything — but the day was today. EA and DICE have revealed that this new game will be set in World War 1 (yes, the “1” in the title has a […]