Battlefield developer DICE has given us our first have a look at what Battlefield 2042 appears to be like like on last-gen consoles. On Twitter, the official Battlefield account posted an image of what the sport will appear to be on Xbox’s last-gen system. See for your self beneath:
— Battlefield (@Battlefield) October 5, 2021
It is good to see DICE being clear with the last-gen variations of Battlefield 2042, particularly after the state of Cyberpunk 2077 on PS4 and Xbox One at launch left many gamers skeptical of last-gen variations.
For those who ae planning to play Battlefield 2042 on Xbox One or PlayStation 4, EA has introduced that twin entitlement will solely apply to the new-gen variations. This implies even if you happen to solely have a last-gen console, it is best to nonetheless purchase the PS5 or Xbox Sequence X|S model to play the sport throughout generations.
As for crossplay, there will likely be two swimming pools of gamers. Folks on PS5, Xbox Sequence X|S, and PC will be capable of play with one another, whereas PlayStation 4 homeowners will solely be capable of crossplay with Xbox One homeowners.
Battlefield 2042 was initially alleged to launch this month on October 22, but it surely was delayed just some weeks to November 19. The builders mentioned the delay was essential to the “scale and scope of the sport”.
For those who’re within the sport, try the dates for the Battlefield 2042 open beta, which kicks off tomorrow.
Screens – Battlefield 2042
Logan Plant is a contract author for IGN. Yow will discover him on Twitter @LoganJPlant.