Battlefield 2042 is now available – squad up, gear up, and join the fight today!
Landing tomorrow, November 17, the Battlefield™ V Fall Update builds upon the Community Games feature, giving you more options to customize your multiplayer experience.
Play the War in the Pacific and the other theatres of war your way, with added control over classes, vehicles, weapons, and more.
Alongside the improved and expanded Community Games, this update adds two new Elites, over 200 cosmetic items, and some Quality of Life and bug fixes.
Community Games – Fall Update
As a quick re-cap, Community Games allows you to create your own multiplayer matches. Here’s an overview of the features available since its first release. The Fall Update expands upon this feature set with a variety of personalization options and rule mutators, giving you more granular control to make the battlefield your own sandbox:
- You can now give your servers custom names and descriptions
- You can now choose scalable values for:
- Bullet damage
- Ticket count
- Soldier respawn time
- Vehicle respawn time
- Round time
- You can now choose to include or not include between the following in your game:
- Four different soldier classes
- Four different types of vehicles
- Weapon types
- Gadget types
- You can now toggle the following on or off:
- Aim assist auto rotation
- Aim assist slowdown
- Friendly fire
- Kill cam
- Reload whole mags
- Regenerative health
- Visible soldier name tags
- Squad leader spawn only
- Vehicle third-person camera
- Visible in-game HUD.
Want to go all in on jeeps and planes? Go at it!
If you’re not that into customization, that’s OK! We’ve created six templates of the most popular modes for you to use and run with your game. Progression is also enabled for all games that are not password protected.
Set up unique scenarios with your own choice of weapons, gadgets, and rules in Community Games.
Two New Elites, Over 200 Customization Items, and More
The Fall Update drops with two new Elite soldiers, both wielding their own unique melee weapons – Jonathan McNiel carrying the Golden Eagle Knife on the U.S. side, and Siegfried on the German side flaunting the Lion Head Sword. Both Elites will be automatically unlocked for all players who own the Battlefield V Definitive Edition.
In addition, more than 200 cosmetic items have been added to the company:
- 113 vehicle skins
- 69 airplane skins
- 28 airplane nose decals
- 25 headgear items
- 7 facepaints
- 4 weapon skins
We hope you enjoy tomorrow’s update and we’re looking forward to joining your Community Games. For more information about the Fall Update, head over to the Patch Notes, also including the full list of bug fixes and Quality of Life updates.
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