Battlefield 4 to get lag and rubber-banding fixes

Battlefield 4 to get lag and rubber-banding fixes

Months after release, there are still issues with DICE’s Battlefield 4. I think it’s fair to say that the game is no longer “Betafield 4″ label-worthy, but alas, problems still persist, and among the most game-breaking and notable would be server performance and rubber-banding issues. DICE is aware of the problems, and once again, promises to take measures in this regard. In a recent Battlefield Blog post, the DICE team […]

Battlefield 4 Naval Strike DLC Indefinitely Delayed For PC

Battlefield 4 Naval Strike DLC Indefinitely Delayed For PC

Naval Strike, the third multi-platform Battlefield 4 DLC was launched today on consoles for Premium members. The PC version was also set to receive the new expansion today, however it has since been delayed due to technical difficulties. According to a new post on Battlelog, DICE has “detected an issue” with the PC version of Naval Strike. While the developers have not stated what the problem pertains to, the multiplayer […]

Ballistic Shields Coming to Battlefield 4

Ballistic Shields Coming to Battlefield 4

Battlefield 4 senior animator Ryan Duffin has revealed something quite interesting coming to the first-person shooter in the next expansion, Dragon’s Teeth. The content will introduce two-handed ballistic shields for the first time in the franchise’s history. Polygon has reported that during a GDC session, Duffin explained how DICE began playing with the idea of ballistic shields for the players, allowing for movable cover they could shoot from behind. The […]

Mirror’s Edge 2 Possibly Releasing in 2016, Going Open World

Mirror’s Edge 2 Possibly Releasing in 2016, Going Open World

Rumors have been surfacing regarding the new Mirror’s Edge unveiled at E3 2013. These rumors involve multiple aspects of the game and supposedly surfaced through “verified sources” close to the development of Mirror’s Edge, often relating to small details confirmed by EA and DICE in the past. They also claim to have seen gameplay footage for Mirror’s Edge 2. All the information originally surfacing from Rocket Chainsaw. According to the […]

EA adds home and loading screen advertisements to Battlefield 4

EA adds home and loading screen advertisements to Battlefield 4

Electronic Arts recently added some in-game advertisements to Battlefield 4′s menu and loading screens. The advertisements are for Need for Speed, the upcoming film based on EA’s popular video game franchise of the same name. EA is also one of the five studios credited with producing the film. This is not the first time that EA has included ads for its other products within a game. The Madden, NCAA Football, […]

Battlefield 4 Server Rentals Coming To PS4

Battlefield 4 Server Rentals Coming To PS4

The PC version of Battlefield 4 allows for users to rent available multiplayer servers from an approved list of worldwide providers. As you can┬árent servers, obviously the service comes with a price; players can rent both ranked and unranked servers, though ranked servers include a higher fee. As the buyer will become the acting server admin, they have the ability to control map rotation, mode rotation, and whether to list […]

Battlefield 4: Second Assault launches on the PC this week

Battlefield 4: Second Assault launches on the PC this week

PC gamers don’t need to worry much longer, the Second Assault DLC for Battlefield 4 will be arriving on the PC tomorrow, on the 18th of February. Console users have already gotten their hands on DICE’s DLC for Battlefield 4, and have begun blowing each other up on some classic Battlefield 3 maps…that’s assuming the game doesn’t crash every 5 minutes, mind you. With the recent stability patches to the […]

New Battlefield 4 patch rolls out in preparation for Second Assault DLC

New Battlefield 4 patch rolls out in preparation for Second Assault DLC

By now, we’re fairly used to seeing Battlefield 4 and the word “patch” in the same sentence. Despite having launched for a few months not, Battlefield 4 still needs a lot of attention from developer DICE, and bugs are nowhere near being a thing of the past. Still, in DICE’s favor, the general stability of the game has improved, and perhaps in a few months time, the game will finally […]

Battlefield 4′s newest patch brings Mantle support, improved performance and more

Battlefield 4′s newest patch brings Mantle support, improved performance and more

Battlefield 4. The first thing that comes to mind when thinking about the game is the abundance of patches it’s getting. Heck, there are more patches coming out for DICE’s powerhouse shooter than for all the Steam Early Access games combined. Ok, that might be a slight exaggeration, but the fact that Battlefield 4 is covered in bandages from bug-wounds cannot be contested. Up until now, most Battlefield 4 patches […]

DICE’s next attempt at fixing the Battlefield 4 experience: Player Appreciation Month

DICE’s next attempt at fixing the Battlefield 4 experience: Player Appreciation Month

Desperately trying to make up for their full-of-bugs Battlefield 4, DICE will be hosting a player appreciation month event for everyone who still hasn’t given up on the franchise. Starting this Saturday, February 1, the event will focus on tightening the bond between BF4 players and DICE developers. Everyone who logs into the game will receive a bronze or silver battlepack every day, containing various bonuses including XP Boosts, solider […]