Now that Battlefield 5 has been confirmed to be an actual factor, DICE has kicked off a protracted hype marketing campaign and is already teasing just a few issues.
Battlefield 5’s official reveal, which takes place subsequent week, was introduced in a single day.
Alongside that, DICE penned a weblog put up that dropped a few hints about what’s to come back. To start out with, and as earlier stories have instructed, Battlefield 5’s story marketing campaign will observe within the footsteps of Battlefield 1’s.
In that, the Warfare Tales construction is returning. In Battlefield 1, the marketing campaign adopted a number of protagonist at completely different levels and in several theatres of the conflict, and every of them acquired a few brief, self-contained missions.
Although the weblog put up didn’t point out which theatres of the conflict might be represented (DICE nonetheless hasn’t confirmed the WW2 stories), it did tease that we’ll be despatched to “sudden” theatres of conflict.
If it does find yourself being set in WW2, it’d be cool to see the Pacific and Japanese Entrance theatres represented, quite than the identical Western Entrance enterprise virtually each different WW2 sport featured.
Operations, probably the greatest modes in Battlefield 1, is being teased, and DICE is hoping folks will tune to seek out out if it returns. The weblog put up additionally talks a few greater scale, a multiplayer mode that “spans a number of maps and modes.”
There’s additionally discuss of “thrilling gameplay modifications”, however we’re unsure what that basically means. We do hope it’s extra than simply PR communicate.
Battlefield 5 doesn’t but have a launch date. The reveal occasion takes place Wednesday, Could 23 at 1pm, 4pm ET, 9pm BST.