Battlefield 1 has acquired one other new replace, with some gamers additionally receiving entry to Apocalypse, the sport’s fourth DLC enlargement, on PC, PS4, and Xbox One. The latter introduces quite a lot of new content material, together with new maps, weapons, and devices.
Early entry to Apocalypse is out there to everybody who owns the sport’s Premium Pass, in addition to those that have purchased Battlefield 1 Revolution (which consists of the bottom sport and entry to all the DLC expansions). The DLC can be obtainable for buy individually after two weeks, starting on March 6. Even in the event you solely personal the bottom sport, you will nonetheless have to obtain the brand new replace with the intention to play on-line. Patch notes for the replace haven’t but been launched, however we’ll report again as soon as we have now them.
As for Apocalypse itself, it introduces 5 new maps. Three of those (River Somme, Caporetto, and Passchendaele) are commonplace multiplayer maps, whereas the opposite two (London Calling and Razor’s Edge) are designed particularly for Air Assault, a brand new aircraft-only sport mode. This facilities round dogfights however can culminate in a battle between big Airships.
There are additionally quite a lot of new instruments as your disposal: six weapons, together with the RSC SMG; melee weapons, such because the meat cleaver; devices, just like the AA Rocket Gun for the Assault class; two bombers, the Hansa Brandenburg GI and the Airco DH10; and a stationary weapon that fires poison gasoline. Additionally, Apocalypse provides new assignments and cosmetics to unlock, together with canine tags, codex entries, ribbons, medals, and so forth.
The trailer above briefly showcases a lot of what is new in Battlefield 1. This is the final confirmed enlargement for the sport, although developer DICE has proven no indicators of stopping its assist for it altogether. Meanwhile, a brand new Battlefield sport has been confirmed for launch earlier than the top of 2018, although EA has but to formally announce any particulars about it.