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 […]

EA boss learns from ‘unacceptable’ Battlefield 4 launch

EA boss learns from ‘unacceptable’ Battlefield 4 launch

EA have addressed the rocky launch of Battlefield 4, deeming it ‘unacceptable’ and have vowed to learn from their mistakes with the upcoming Battlefield: Hardline. Speaking to Eurogamer, EA CEO Andrew Wilson expressed disappointment with the launch that left many gamers unable to play. Battlefield 4 was released late last year on all major platforms, targeting 60 frames per second and a 64-player multiplayer mode on next gen consoles – Wilson explained it […]

Official Trailer for Battlefield Hardline Reveals Release Date

Official Trailer for Battlefield Hardline Reveals Release Date

Battlefield Hardline has been getting a recent push by the rampant curiosity of gamers; since its unintentional announcement, fans have been attempting to learn everything that there is about the latest in the famous first person shooter. Well a few days a go, a seven minute gameplay trailer leaked, but was quickly taken off of Youtube (though you can still view it at GameSpot). According to sources, this seven minute […]