Battlefield 2042 was revealed on June 9 after months of anticipation regarding a new entry in the franchise.
Battlefield is one of the most popular first-person shooter franchises in video gaming. The series has gone through some ups and downs last decade, The franchise went from being modern combat, to cops-and-robbers, to World War I and II. Three years after the release of Battlefield V, EA and DICE are bringing the series back to modern/near-future combat with Battlefield 2042.
Not to be mistaken with the futuristic sequel from 2006, Battlefield 2042 is a continuation to Battlefield 4.
Battlefield 2042 Gameplay Reveal Coming June 13
The reveal trailer showcased some of the large landscapes the franchise is known for. The trailer is pure cinematics, but fans were excited to see at the end of the trailer a confirmation for a gameplay reveal.
The Battlefield 2042 gameplay reveal is coming June 13. The highlight of the trailer for many was the apparent weather system detailed. Toward the end of the video, a tornado is ravaging a city and a player is using a squirrel suit flying around it. It's unknown if players will be able to do this specifically in-game, but it made for a hype visual.
The gameplay reveal will be one fans won't want to miss.
Battlefield 2042 releases Oct. 22 for PlayStation 4/5, Xbox One, Series X/S and PC.