Battlefield 2042 Will not reach the expected release date. Developer DICE announced on Wednesday that the game has been postponed to November 19, nearly a month later than the original release date on October 22.
In a statement made on Twitter, DICE general manager Oskar Gabrielson explained that the delay was mainly due to the challenge of working from home during the pandemic.
“Building the next generation of battlefields during the global pandemic poses unforeseen challenges for our development team,” Gabrielson said in a statement, which is also attributable to Battlefield 2042 Development team. “Considering the scale and scope of the game, we hope that our team will return to our studio together when we start the release. As current conditions do not allow it to happen safely, and all the hard work the team does at home, we Think it’s important to spend extra time to realize the vision Battlefield 2042 For our players. “
Although the delayed news may disappoint all participants, Gabrielson also said that DICE will provide more information about the game’s open beta sometime later this month.
Battlefield 2042 It was announced in June and will become an all-multiplayer game in the near future. The game will mainly use modern weapons and vehicles, with some futuristic twists and gadgets designed to make the battle more interesting. Of course, it will also use the iconic massive maps of the Battlefield series and game design elements of environmental destruction.
The new “Battlefield” game will also adopt a new mode called “Battlefield Portal”, allowing players to make their own unique changes to the map and game type, creating new things to share with the community.
although 2042The original release date on October 22 positioned it as the first massively multiplayer shooter in the fall, but it is now in a slightly more complicated position.The new release date of the game puts it directly Call of Duty: Vanguard, Scheduled for release on November 5th, and Halo infinite, Scheduled to be held on December 8.
Battlefield 2042 Coming soon to PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Windows PC, Xbox One and Xbox Series X.