Battlefield: Hardline doesn’t know what it is. On the one hand it tries to uphold the Battlefield name, a name that has become synonymous with epic multiplayer war. On the other hand it wants to be a police procedural with a hefty dose of action and a cops versus robber multiplayer. It’s almost like developer Visceral had the idea for a police game but couldn’t get the funding to build it, before EA stepped in and demanded a new Battlefield game to meet their quota since DICE were still busy fixing the mess that was Battlefield 4. What we gamers have been left with, then, is a half-baked mixture that can’t live up to the Battlefield name and can’t carve an identity for itself. It’s fun, but it’s not as good as it should be.
DICE are continuing the long march down the road of fixing Battlefield 4, with a new update for the Xbox One edition having just been released. Here’s the official patch notes: Various fixes for improving general stability Fixed various random deadlocks (the so called “sound loop crash”) Fixed […]
When Battlefield 4 works it’s one of the greatest multiplayer games of this generation, offering up a load of fun. Sadly it doesn’t work often with players around the globe suffering from crippling problems, not least of which is their savegame date vanishing and an inability to connect […]
Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3 and PS4 Reviewed On: Xbox 360 Publisher: EA Developer: DICE Singleplayer: Yes Multiplayer: Yes As I stagger through the rubble of a building that I just collapsed on myself in the hopes of crushing the numerous enemy soldiers within, I spy […]
Reddit user BoomerFTW has already gotten hold of his copy of Battlefield 4 and has completed the singleplayer campaign in just 4-hours on the normal difficulty. To prove that he does indeed have a copy of the and isn’t just making it all up he included the above […]
Battlefield 4 is but a few weeks away yet developers DICE are already chatting about Battlefield 5 and how they’re planning on focusing less on the storyline, and more on the gameplay experience. Yet what they’ve said worries me a little. Speaking to the New York Times DICE […]
EA have announced that the Battlefield 4 Beta will be going live on Xbox, PC and PS3 on October 1st, giving you plenty of time to get some practice in before the game releases on October 29th for North American players and November 1st for those of us […]