EA Inc. this week previewed the War Pigeons mode for Battlefield 1 for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 4, Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox One and the PC.
In War Pigeon, the offense must obtain a pigeon, hold it to write a message, then release the pigeon. The defense must prevent the pigeon release or steal it.
The final game will include 64-player multiplayer battles, new land, sea, and air combat, in addition to new close-quarter combat options.
The title will be sold in a standard SKU, Early Enlister Deluxe Edition SKU and Exclusive Collector’s Edition SKU.
The Early Enlister Deluxe Edition will include the Red Baron Pack and Laurence of Arabia Pack with themed vehicles, weapons, and items at $79.99.
The Exclusive Collector’s Edition SKU will include the Deluxe Edition Base Game, 14-inch Statue, Steel Book, Cloth Poster, Playing Cards, Exclusive Patch, Premium Packaging and Messenger Pigeon Tube with exclusive DLC content at $219.99.
It will be sold Oct. 21.