Following a sequence of nose-to-tail patches since launch, Battlefield 2042 replace 1.0 arrives tomorrow, June 7, to set the multiplayer sport up for the beginning of its first season. This replace, which considerably confusingly resets the model quantity to 1.0.0, additionally fixes quite a lot of remaining bugs and makes some welcome quality-of-life enhancements to the troubled FPS.
EA/DICE says that gamers ought to discover that animations and motion are a lot smoother general, due to “a number of enhancements to soldier gameplay”. The hit registration points which have plagued Battlefield 2042 have additionally been addressed with enhancements to weapon netcode and a few stability modifications that embrace boosts to bullet velocity for designated marksman rifles and light-weight machine weapons, and higher accuracy for shotguns.
The patch additionally provides some new methods to earn XP in matches, DICE says. You’ll now get XP bonuses for taking out an enemy who has not too long ago wounded or killed a member of your squad, and when a teammate takes out a car you’ve broken and kills the crew.
In Conquest, you’ll now discover extra in-world automobiles to make use of to get across the maps, and changes to Sundance’s wingsuit ought to make it simpler to navigate with – however with the tradeoff that general flight time has been diminished.
The primary season and battle move for Battlefield 2042 can be formally revealed June 7 in a stream you may watch proper right here:
The complete patch notes can be found on the official website. The subsequent replace is predicted to roll out in early July, EA/DICE says.