Published on November 13th, 2021 | by Adrian Gunning
JUMP INTO THE NEXT GENERATION OF FIRST-PERSON SHOOTERS WITH BATTLEFIELD 2042 EARLY ACCESS ON PC AND CONSOLES
Electronic Arts today released Battlefield™ 2042 for its Early Access period, running through to the game’s worldwide launch on November 19, 2021. Players who purchased the game’s Gold or Ultimate Edition, as well as EA Play Pro subscribers will be able to play starting today, and the Play First Trial for EA Play*, Xbox Game Pass and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate will grant subscribers access for up to 10 hours.
Battlefield 2042 pushes the capabilities of new hardware as the true next generation of Battlefield, featuring up to 128 player matches on the latest consoles and PCs** through the use of the latest Frostbite game engine. The game features a compelling multiplayer offering that caters to all types of players through three distinct experiences – All-Out Warfare, Hazard Zone and Battlefield Portal – delivering the next generation of multiplayer warfare.
Battlefield 2042 Standard Edition is available now for pre-order*** and is set to launch on retail and digital storefronts on November 19 for $59.99 on Xbox® One, PlayStation®4, and PC. It is $69.99 on Xbox® Series X and S and PlayStation®5, including Dual Entitlement to play on previous-gen consoles as well, for no additional cost.
For more information on each edition’s offerings, the EA Play and EA Play Pro subscriber offerings, and more details on the game, visit https://www.ea.com/games/battlefield/battlefield-2042 or follow the game on YouTube, Twitter or Instagram.