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DICE announces new challenges in Battlefield V’s ’Armor on the Horizon’ Chapter Event

Published: 27/Feb/2019 18:35 Updated: 27/Feb/2019 20:42

by Matt Cotton


New challenges are set to be released in ‘Armor on the Horizon’ on Thursday, February 28. This is Battlefield V’s latest chapter event and includes 10 new challenges in week 2.

Along with a new Battlefield V update due this week, DICE seem to be rolling out new content very frequently. The challenges in this new chapter will give players the chance to unlock new gear and rise in Chapter Rank.

These new challenges come on the back of Battlefield V’s latest Grand Operation that started on February 21. You’ll be able to earn rewards from every one of the 10 new challenges and we will detail what they are below.

There are 10 new challenges in Battlefield V’s ‘Armor on the Horizon’.

Two of these rewards include the Archer tank destroyer and the Mk III bolt-action rifle to the interest of many. These are weekly challenges and they run from February 28 to March 7. Each completed task also earns you Chapter XP, which in turn gives you more rewards.

‘Tides of War’ was the last chapter event and if you want to complete the week 1 challenges, you’ll need to do so now. You can see all 10 upcoming challenges and their requirements below:

Challenges in ‘Armor on the Horizon’ Chapter Event

  • The Objective: Capture, arm, or disarm an objective.
  • Shoot for the Stars: Deal 400 damage to airplanes.
  • Mudwrestler: Kill three enemies with melee weapons or bayonets.
  • Eyes on the Prize: Score 3,500 objective points.
  • Toybox: Resupply teammates’ ammunition using Ammo Crates or use Ammo Crates 15 times.
  • Long Road Ahead: Score 2,000 points in Grand Operations.
  • One Man Army: Suppress or kill seven enemies in one life.
  • Grand Ambitions: Win two days in Grand Operations.
  • Second Wind: Capture, arm, or disarm two objectives in one life.
  • Primary Priority: Capture, arm, or disarm six objectives.

How to play Battlefield V’s final free multiplayer weekend

Published: 1/Nov/2019 15:47 Updated: 1/Nov/2019 15:58

by Connor Bennett


EA are handing over the multiplayer of Battlefield V to the fans with a final free weekend of play. So, if you haven’t dived into the game’s online portion just yet, here’s what you need to know.

Battlefield V dropped back on November 20, 2018, marking the 11th installment in the popular first-person shooter franchise. With the new release, EA Dice took things up a notch with multiplayer compared to previous titles, adding a battle royale mode as well as expanding on the mega Grand Operations.

With it’s one year anniversary coming around, as well as the release of the game’s fifth chapter, EA launched their annual Battlefest celebrations with a raft of content for players. Included in that has been free trial weekends – letting everyone jump into different aspects of the game.

EA games/FlakfireBattlefield V’s Firestorm was the game’s attempt at the battle royale genre.

When is Battlefield V’s free trial weekend?

Starting on Friday, November 1 and running through November 4, players will have the chance to experience all of the game’s multiplayer maps and modes in order to celebrate the release of the Pacific Theatre.

This means that players can try out the traditional Battlefield mode of Conquest, as well as the usual FPS game types of Team Deathmatch and Domination. Anyone who ever enjoyed ‘Rush’ can try their hand at Breakthrough which works in a similar way.

DICE / EAThe epic Battlefield V is the 11th game in the popular franchise.

Where to download Battlefield V for the free trial weekend

The free trial weekends run on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and EA Origin for the PC. So, all you have to do is fine Battlefield V in your respective marketplace and hit download on the free trial.

Once you’ve waited for the long download and dropped into a game, you will be able to keep any progress you make should you choose to purchase the full game after that point. 

So, what are you waiting for? Time is ticking down on your last chance to experience Battlefield’s epic multiplayer for free.

It’ll take some time to download, of course, but it’s better to act fast than wait until the last minute – especially when you can get in plenty more matches, too.