Battlefield 2042 beta date is next week reveals retail leak

There’s continued confusion as to when the beta for Battlefield 2042 will take place, but an announcement could come as early as tomorrow. The one, and only, thing we know for certain is that there will be a beta for Battlefield 2042 sometime in September. Exactly when though is a mystery, and one not even […]

Games Inbox: What’s the best Christmas 2021 video game?

The Friday Inbox asks whether you’d swap your console for another if given the chance, as another reader is down on the Saints Row reboot. To join in with the discussions yourself email [email protected] Christmas listSo now that we finally have a release date for Halo Infinite we’ve got what is probably a final line-up […]

Battlefield 2042 Hazard Zone mode is like Escape From Tarkovr reveals datamine

Rather than being a battle royale the secret third mode for Battlefield 2042 seems to be inspired by Hunt: Showdown and Escape From Tarkov. With Call Of Duty: Vanguard preparing for its big reveal this week it’s beginning to feel like the old days again, when Battlefield and Call Of Duty were direct rivals and […]

Battlefield 2042 lets you opt-out of PC cross-play

EA has confirmed that Battlefield 2042 will have cross-play between console and PC players, but unlike Call Of Duty you can switch it off. The idea of everyone playing together in the same game, regardless of the hardware they own, sounds very utopian, but the reality of cross-play has been rather less harmonic. Earlier in […]

Games Inbox: Sonic The Hedgehog 30th anniversary memories

The Wednesday Inbox asks why motion control aiming isn’t standard on consoles, as another reader reports Xbox Series X stock at Argos. To join in with the discussions yourself email [email protected] Double birthdaySo here’s something that blew my mind a little. I was all ready to write in today about it being the 30th anniversary […]

Battlefield 2042 Reveal Causes EA To Increase Battlefield 4 Server Capacity

EA and Dice gave us a look at the massive 128-player battles that will take place in Battlefield 2042. The game is the third entrant in Battlefield’s ‘42’ series, sitting between 1942 and 2142, showing us what near-future combat may look like. The hype built up by the trailer caused a number of fans to […]

Battlefield 2042’s Bots Will Make Sure Your Matches Are Always Full

DICE has revealed Battlefield 2042 will include AI bots to ensure its 128-player lobbies are always full. After a number of leaks during the build to its eventual reveal, EA and DICE finally gave the world its first look at the next installment in the Battlefield franchise last week. Battlefield 2042, a game set 20 […]

Battlefield 2042 Open Beta Details

Battlefield 2042 is officially revealed, with DICE unveiling a new shooter experience set not too far in the future. For those eager to call themselves what the game refers to as “Non-Patrioted,” the Battlefield 2042 open beta has been confirmed. Here is what you need to know. There is an open beta planned for Battlefield […]