Published on May 21st, 2013 | by Cory Wells, Contributor
Battlefield 4 Announced For Next-Gen Consoles
DICE has confirms today that Battlefield 4 will be ready and available this holiday for the next generation Xbox One and PlayStation 4. Powered by the Frostbite 3 engine, the current generation of consoles will see a release as well. The game will be released on October 29th in North America, and November 1 in Europe, for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC.
Battlefield 4 will offer a pre-order bonus for players that will be free. The China Uprising digital expansion will offer four maps that take place across China and will offer new vehicles and high-tech military equipment. Players that pre-order through Origin on PC will receive all of this, bonus digital content, and early access to the game’s beta.
DICE will also be unveiling the multiplayer mode next month at E3. This will be called “The Download: EA 2013 Preview” and will air on Spike TV at 9:00 PM GMT. This can be viewed at and at http://www.ea.com/e3 as well. Players at E3 can go hands on with the multiplayer. DICE will also stream these multiplayer matches at their E3 booth to be viewed online. Complete with commentary, this can be viewed at http://battlefield.com/livestream.