Battlefield developer DICE has given us our first have a look at what Battlefield 2042 appears 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 under:
— Battlefield (@Battlefield) October 5, 2021
It’s 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.
If you ae planning to play Battlefield 2042 on Xbox One or PlayStation 4, EA has introduced that dual entitlement will only apply to the new-gen versions. This means even for those who solely have a last-gen console, it’s best to nonetheless purchase the PS5 or Xbox Series X|S model to play the sport throughout generations.
As for crossplay, there can be two swimming pools of gamers. People on PS5, Xbox Series 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 originally supposed to launch this month on October 22, but it surely was delayed just a few weeks to November 19. The builders mentioned the delay was necessary to the “scale and scope of the sport”.
If you are within the recreation, take a look at the dates for the Battlefield 2042 open beta, which kicks off tomorrow.
Screens – Battlefield 2042
Logan Plant is a contract author for IGN. You can discover him on Twitter @LoganJPlant.