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New Battlefield V Trailer Reveals Details of Customizable Weapons and Characters

Published: 21/Aug/2018 15:36

by Calum Patterson

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Details of all new customization options in Battlefield V have been revealed, as part of the new ‘company’ system in multiplayer.

Your company is your own set of soldiers, weapons and vehicles. The soldiers all have different ‘classes’, such as Medic, Recon and Assault, similar to past Battlefield games.

But each soldier, weapon and vehicle will now be ‘customizable from top to bottom’, affecting not only how they look, but also how they perform in game.

These new options for weapons and vehicles, will be unlocked through progression, according to the trailer, rather than any purchasable items.

The trailer showcases some examples of weapon camo’s and character customization. A golden STG-44 was shown, as well as what face paint and helmet options for characters.

As for vehicles, it is not clear how these will be customizable, but perhaps different camo patterns and even performance changing choices can be made for planes, tanks, etc.

‘Combat Roles’ were also teased in the trailer, but not much detail is given, although a rocket launcher was shown.

“Each combat role has a unique loadout and unique abilities, and over time you will get access to more combat roles.”

Battlefield V will release worldwide on October 19, for PS4, Xbox One and PC. There is also an open beta starting on September 6.

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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

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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.