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Shroud’s insane squad wipe in Battlefield V proves his FPS dominance

Published: 1/Dec/2018 20:37 Updated: 1/Dec/2018 21:45

by Albert Petrosyan

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It should be considered one of the laws of physics that Michael ‘Shroud’ Grzesiek dominates nearly every game he gets his hands on. 

The latest example of this came when the popular Twitch streamer was playing Battlefield V, the latest installment of EA’s popular Battlefield series.

Using great tactical awareness, positioning, and movement, Shroud went on an insane kill stream and wiped out the entire opposite team, and then some.

Shroud was playing on PC, and he put his impressive mouse and keyboard skill on full display in his kill streak, shredding through enemy players with a sniper rifle and pistol.

Perhaps the most amazing thing about the whole sequence is the fact that almost all of his kills with the sniper came at short to medium range, yet again proving that Shroud’s hand-eye coordination is a force to be reckoned with.

Shroud doesn’t play Battlefield V often; now he’s usually found dominating Call of Duty’s new Blackout battle royale mode. However, it’s been now proven yet again that he doesn’t necessarily need to play games much to be one of the best at them.

He’s likely preparing himself for Battlefield’s new BR mode that’s set to release in the coming months, which he’ll probably be a master of as well.

Since retiring from professionally competing in CounterStrike: Global Offensive, Shroud has made a name for himself as one of the faces of the BR genre, finding success in PUBG, Fortnite, and now Blackout. 

Shroud was one of the first few to try out Battlefield V during a promotional event involving big-name content creators.

Once Battlefield’s BR mode does release, fans should expect Shroud to play a fair bit amount of it, even if it’s just for the sake of trying it out.

If he manages to play as well in that as he does in the Multiplayer mode, then there should be some more juicy Shroud clips coming soon. 

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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.