Microsoft Corp. this week said EA Inc.’s Battlefield 2042 for Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox Series X|S will hold a 60 frame-per-second graphics fidelity in large-scale multiplayer matches.
The multiplayer title will include up to 128-player count per match, modes Conquest and Breakthrough, and large-scale battles with dynamic weather, environmental hazards and world events.
New mode Hazard Zone is a high-stakes, squad-based game type.
A total of 10 Specialists from Assault to Support can be customized with a unique Specialty and Trait. New loadout items include a wingsuit.
Final locations include South Korea, Singapore, India, Egypt, Qatar, and Antarctica.
EA Play members and pre-order customers will receive access to the Open Beta.
The PS4, Xbox One, and PC SKUs will sell at $59.99, and the PS5 and Xbox Series X|S SKUs will sell at $69.99. The Gold Edition will sell at $89.99 PC or $99.99 console, and the Ultimate Edition will sell at $109.99 PC or $119.99 console.
It will be sold Oct. 22.