Fall Patch launches Today for Battlefield 4 with Rush and More

Fall Patch launches Today for Battlefield 4 with Rush and More

Today, DICE has provided an update for Battlefield 4 with the “Fall Patch”; this latest version includes new features, improvements, and fixes. For example, players can welcome the recently added sub-game mode called Obliteration Competitive with these others game-modes: Rush (at all base game maps except Dawnbreaker), Obliteration, Capture the Flag, and Carrier Assault. Besides the neat add-in, players will receive more things as mentioned in a past article. On September […]

Battlefield 4 Final Stand DLC is a precursor to 2142, playable now

Battlefield 4 Final Stand DLC is a precursor to 2142, playable now

Today marks the day that DICE starts revealing the upcoming Final Stand DLC for Battlefield 4. An update post was published on the DICE blog for Battlefield 4 and various high profile youtube gamers are beginning to post beta gameplay. So far Final Stand looks astonishingly different from the rest of the Battlefield 4 content released thus far. The hook for Battlefield 4 Final Stand is future technology and advanced […]

Developers announce details and release time for Battlefield 4 update

Developers announce details and release time for Battlefield 4 update

Today, Battlefield 4 developers made an announcement about the next big multiplayer update detailing its content, release date, and their plans for the following updates. If you’ve been keeping up with Battlefield news lately you will be familiar with changes added to the CTE version of Battlefield 4. The developers plan on bringing these improvements to the vanilla version of the game sometime in September. As a Battlefield fan, I’m […]

EA To Launch Star Wars Battlefront Close to Episode VII

EA To Launch Star Wars Battlefront Close to Episode VII

Publisher Electronic Arts has stated that they wish to release Star Wars Battlefront around the same time frame as the release of Star Wars Episode VII. A post on PSU has Electronic Arts’ Patrick Soderlund discuss how much of an impact Star Wars Episode VII’s release date of December 2015 affects the release of the upcoming game Star Wars Battlefront. He stated the following: “As it relates to Star Wars, […]

Battlefield Hardline gameplay details: big differences from other shooters

Battlefield Hardline gameplay details: big differences from other shooters

Today, Ian Milham, creative director of Battlefield Hardline, made some big announcements for the upcoming game. We all know Hardline is taking a cops and robbers approach to the first person shooter genre. Talk of basing the game off of material made for TV cop dramas is nothing new. However, Milham did release some juicy hints about things we can expect in single player for Battlefield: Hardline, talk about the […]

Will Dragon’s Teeth have enough bite? Battlefield depends upon it

Will Dragon’s Teeth have enough bite? Battlefield depends upon it

When Battlefield 4 was released last fall many fans, hardcore and casual, were disappointed and even driven away by its dismal launch. Netcode issued made the game nearly unplayable and key design flaws in game modes such as the beloved Rush made the modes nearly obsolete. Several months later we have mild improvement for the netcode bugs, eleven multiplayer updates with small adjustments and fixes, and a still displeased Battlefield […]

Battlefield 4 releases patch for PlayStation 3 and 4, adds modes and game fixes

Battlefield 4 releases patch for PlayStation 3 and 4, adds modes and game fixes

There is a hefty load of updates for Battlefield 4 on both PlayStation consoles in a patch released today, including a new game mode along with multiple bug fixes and other miscellaneous issues. DICE has added the Obliteration game mode to the PS3 and PS4 versions of the game. Other various fixes including fixing crashes when a player left a round, adding total experience points earned at the end of […]

Battlefield: Hardline Beta Lead to These 10 Improvements

Following Battlefield: Hardline‘s beta last month, players provided a substantial amount of feedback to devs on ways in which the game can be improved. In an attempt to resolve residual resentment from the Battlefield 4 launch, EA have stated they planned to go about the Hardline launch much more transparently. In aid of this, not only has the game been updated with the most popular requests, EA have released a […]

DICE Focusing On “First-Person Combat” For Mirror’s Edge 2

DICE Focusing On “First-Person Combat” For Mirror’s Edge 2

While free-running and parkour have become standard movement elements in recent video games, very few of them feature it as the core gameplay mechanic. While we now have games like FreeJack and the crowd-funded Hover: Revolt of Gamers, it all started back in 2008 with the sleeper hit Mirror’s Edge. Parkour and free-running were popularized in the mid-2000’s by French athletes and actors Sebastien Foucan and David Belle. The concept of each […]

Executive producer says Battlefield will not become an annual franchise

Executive producer says Battlefield will not become an annual franchise

Call of Duty has been pumping out annual titles ever since the fourth instalment, when Activision realised they could milk this franchise until it was dead in the water. Battlefield’s executive producer Patrick Bach has said this will not happen to Battlefield. In an interview with Gamerzines, Patrick Bach said that launching an annual title  “will eventually kill the franchise” and claims that EA is not forcing DICE to create content on a yearly […]