EA and the Battlefield staff right this moment revealed extra particulars concerning Battlefield 2042 Season 3: Escalation.
Out there November 22, Season 3 provides a brand new map, Specialist, weapons, automobile, and extra, together with 100 new tiers of Battle Move content material. All core gameplay-affecting content material shall be out there to all gamers as a part of the Free tier within the Battle Move, and extra beauty objects are earnable by way of a Premium model of the Battle Move.
In Season 3, gamers will journey to the wilderness in Sweden with the brand new map, Spearhead, which options semi-automated manufacturing services.
The season additionally options the Egyptian-born Specialist and safety skilled Zain, who makes use of an XM370A Airburst Rifle. Zain can instantly recharge his well being after taking out an enemy.
A number of weapons and a Battlefield-classic throwable are additionally on the Season 3 roster. These embrace the Rorsch Mk-4 Railgun which launches quick projectiles and options a number of firing modes and the double-barreled, semi-automatic NVK-S22 Good Shotgun that may turn out to be useful throughout close-quarters conditions. The long-barreled NVK-P125 Bullpup Pistol can also be included with the season, and the sidearm is nice for long-distance encounters. Throwing Knives are additionally coming to Battlefield 2042 arsenals this season as properly.
For automobiles, there’s the EMKV90-TOR Tank which options two modes. The primary is Mobility Mode, which emphasizes swiftness, and the second is Siege Mode, good for dealing a lot of harm. As well as, the tank contains a particular system that detects the supply of incoming assaults inside a spread and shows them within the HUD.
In case you are on the lookout for extra development, along with the Battle Move, New Assignments will provide extra Vault Weapons, together with the XM8 and A-91, and extra weapons will grow to be out there in future Season 3 updates.
Updates coming later in Season 3: Escalation contains the Specialist rework, that includes the transfer to a Class-based system and a set of stability changes. And as beforehand reported, you may as well anticipate reworks of the Manifest and Breakaway launch maps.
And remember: in case you are new to the sport, you possibly can strive it out without cost for a restricted time beginning this December. Steam and Xbox customers may give the trial a go from December 1-5 and December 1-4, respectively, whereas PlayStation customers can hop into the trial December 16-23.
Battlefield 2042 may even be launched to EA Play with Season 3, making the sport out there to EA Play members throughout PlayStation, Xbox, and PC by way of Steam, the EA app, and Origin. Xbox Recreation Move Final members may even have entry by way of EA Play.