B attlefield 4 is a first-person shooter video game developed by DICE and published by Electronic Arts.
Like its predecessors and successors, Battlefield 4 places a focus on large-scale battles across vast maps with a focus on vehicular combat and destructibility as well. It features both, a single player campaign, and competitive multiplayer modes.
Battlefield 4's Second Assault expansion is going free-to-claim on the Microsoft Store, starting now and lasting for a full week.
Xbox One and PS4 players can add these DLC packs to their libraries for free.
EA and DICE's newest is a veritable hit.
All eyes on the battlefield.
Can't argue with free.
The Road to Battlefield campaign continues to bestow free DLC.
DICE moving closer to devoting full time to next game apparently.
That's some good post launch support.
Two years later, and DICE is still supporting it with free DLC.
DICE continues to support Battlefield 4.
Adds new weapons and new Gun Master mode.
Multiplayer servers to go offline for maintenance starting at 1 AM PDT.
Okay, that is an awesome move.
No need to count pennies with deals like these.
This is technological babble even I can understand.
Double XP for everyone!
A new outreach scheme might see you designing a map.
First DLC to be offered for free through the service.
Tons of games on offer from EA at a discounted price.
Earn 2 million points in Rush Mode for Heist access.
More Premium Content may well be on its way.
New Battlefield product launches with issues. More at 11.
It actually looks good.
Shootmans with bows. I'm not witty enough to come up with a Legolas pun
Speculation speculation, lots and lots of speculation.
PC players will once again have the chance to prepare for battle.
Just let it go guys.
David Sirland says the company has "changed the way we work".
Currently live for PS3 users only though.
'Don't throw money at promises that haven't been proven.'
Extensive list of fixes seems to finally make Battlefield 4 the game we should have gotten at launch.
Less boom, more fun.
No, seriously, this is batshit crazy stuff.
Check them out now if you have Battlefield Premium.
Another update for Dice's popular shooter.
Multiplayer and single-player both open for play.
Different game modes have also been improved.
Nine months since release and the game continues to be a bug fest.
EA's FY Q1 2015 earnings call has revealed the release period of the final DLC.
"When you buy a game it should work."
15 of the most bad ass headshots of all time.
But seriously, keep the barf bag handy.
PC users running Mantle on multiple GPUs can also look forward to a new fix.
Releasing on July 29th for regular consumers.
Origin goofs up and reveals that DLC will be out for Premium subscribers on July 15th.
Oh for crying out loud.
DICE is looking to improve the key Battlefield experience further for fans.
TeamViewer fans beware.
New weapons, new maps, a new game mode and much more.
New DLC may be coming as early as next month.
But they went ahead and released the game anyway.
'We're using the same engine.'
Yeah, I'll believe that when I see it, EA.
An update released across all platforms.
Battlefield 4 will still receive support even as Hardline occupies the spotlight.
Just like you always wanted.
PS3 users will be able to experience the base game for 20 hours.
Riot Shields are front and center in this new screenshot
Stick with friends through multiple rounds of play in this new feature.
DICE finally corrects a previously game breaking bug, along with updating Battlelog.
That's one problem down, eleven hundred to go.
Partake in four new maps and Carrier Assault today.
It's even weirder in practice.
Member caps have been increased and locating Platoon members across servers is now easier.
Full of praise.
Aka how to kill Attack Boat pilots with a simple glitch.
Read: DICE continues to patch Battlefield 4 more than four months later.
Because of course it does.
Premium users on PC can finally play the latest DLC for Battlefield 4.
Squad Access beta mode spotted in multiplayer options for PS3 version.
DICE has issued a ton of fixes in time for the Xbox One version's launch.
Full list of patch notes inside.
Prepare for battle and more fixes and changes.
Lorne Lanning says Battlefield 4 shipped "with dirt all over it".
DICE has "detected an issue and it needs to be solved". No new release date announced.
BF4 streamers are reporting an exploit that crashes Commander-enabled servers.
Premium subscribers will get the game first while normal users will need to wait two weeks.
Players will be able to bash others using the shield - but can't fire while wielding it.
Go seaward and conquer in DICE's newest expansion.
Check out just how much ocean area you'll be navigating in the upcoming DLC.
Developers talk about the upcoming expansion.
Pricing not yet detailed.
Battlefield 4? More like BUGfield 4. Bam!
Despite launch problems and accommodating new platforms, EA sees no damage to the brand.
Control the map and destroy the opposing team's carrier to gain victory.
So many knives are on offer when Naval Strike releases in late March.
After launching on the Xbox One in November, the DLC finally hits the general populace.
DICE Stockholm's last DLC will be Naval Strike, due in late March.
Find out what secrets the oceans keeps in the next Battlefield 4 DLC.
'Meritless' lawsuit has apparently dissolved.
Titan mode makes a return as Carrier Assault.
Nvidia's mid-range GPU makes short work of the heaviest PC games.
For a limited time.
Level artist Linnea Harrison gives her take on the absence of both.
Fixes several issues.
Battlefield 2142's Titan Mode Reimagined.
According a to a leaked Origin listing.
Alan Kertz speaks about deciding the right balance for the game's multiplayer.
A solution for those facing trouble after installing the AMD Mantle driver.
Release date is still unknown, however
"The challenges that we've faced with Battlefield 4 were different from anything that we've seen before with other games."
Could “open up a whole new dimension of gameplay“.
Focusing on vehicles and weapons for now.
Battlefield 3 + 4 Battlelog targeted.
This is according to an EA Customer Experience rep.
A plethora of fixes have arrived for DICE's troubled shooter.
Playback your Battlefield footage from a different perspective.
DICE's FPS apparently runs 45 percent faster on Mantle.
Patrick Bach talks about the future of Frostbite 3.
The dilemma continues.
Battle through the weekend and gain double the XP as usual.
China Rising DLC causes controversy.
Call of Duty: Ghosts comes in at second place.
The Battlefield 4 drama never ends.
More delays due to bug stomping.
DICE pushes against the boundaries of FPS visuals - and stumbles more than we'd like.
All new co op modes and more
The fail just never ends with this one.
What is actually responsible for netcode complaints in DICE's shooter?
Server and Obliteration fixes
Bad news if you bought the DLC on current gen and attempted to activate it on next-gen.
The transition from FrostBite 2 To FrostBite 3 has been rough.
EA's failure to correct Battlefield 4's bugs has earned it another lawsuit.
"We’ve never made it external tracker before, but this seems like a great way to keep you constantly updated on how we’re progressing."
Let's hope it works.
The developer's war against multiplayer issues continues.
Because we'll be posting news every time this one game gets any update now.
"There is no problem with your subscription. We are investigating ATM"
More fixes for the broken game
Assassin's Creed, Battlefield, Call of Duty all underperform.
Both BF4 and Premium service "without healthy sales" at the moment.
Now when you shoot someone in the head, they won't die at once.
Johan Andersson talks about it being well worth the trade-offs.
Good time to not be a Battlefield Premium subscriber, right?
Confucius and dancing or something.
DICE CEO Patrick Soderlund. says Geo-leaderboards and cloud computing could make it possible.
How can anyone say no to explosions in slow motion?
Cheap, discounted games available on Indian retailer's website
Along with several bugs and issues.
Exclusive DLC unavailable to download on Xbox One.
The first update for the PS4 version has arrived at last.
Third party titles like Battlefield 4 and FIFA 14 are now £59.99.
"You have to care about more things than what's going on between the walls of the room you're in,"
Headshot glitch getting addressed in a future, soon to be released patch.
A new method has been implemented which, predictably, has come under fire by fans.
C4, like a boss.
Patches for other platforms also incoming.
Humour?! FPS Fanboy smash!
Bring the roof down on foes in multiplayer.
War! Huh! Yeah! What is it good for?
Because why not?
Your first look at the upcoming Battlefield 4 DLC, Second Assault.
Peter Moore addresses concerns on Twitter regarding the game's multiplayer.
Blake Jorgensen talks about challenges and detriments of yearly sequels.
DICE promises a PS4 update "early next week".
As if the other errors weren't enough, BF4 suffered from malicious attacks this past weekend.
Quite a while, even on a 10 Mbps connection.
Can't access multiplayer? Here are two temporary fixes for you.
Release for Android tablets following shortly.
By roughly 5K units but still.
The FPS war rages on.
Where did the shot come from? You'll be surprised.
Other errors are still being investigated.
Christofer Sundberg believes COD won't last, while Battlefield will shift more towards multiplayer.
Meanwhile, WWE 2K14 debuts at seventh place.
A PC client patch is currently being worked on.
PlayStation 4 owners should be happy with what DICE has in store for them.
A complete guide for Battlefield 4.
With three major shooters coming to consoles and PC this Fall, there's a lot to look forward to, but which one will come out on top?
Flash drive installations are a no-no.
Not quite night and day, but the difference is noticeable.
Stunning graphics, danger close.
There's a lot of crazy stuff in store with DICE's cross-gen shooter.
Do you like Faith?
Arriving on December 3rd.
DICE "strongly advise you download it".
Yet another solid entry into the Battlefield franchise.
Hurry before release day!
Lars Gustavsson tells us why to not expect a 2142 follow-up any time soon.
A complete video walkthrough for Battlefield 4.
Still less space than Call of Duty: Ghosts' install size.
New trailer shows off single player campaign.
Executive producer Patrick Bach
"Every new game needs to be the next big thing.”
Because of course they are.
Focus is on "something that's Battlefield, not Xbox One."
Anti-air missile types, vapour trails and much more revealed.
Patrick Bach isn't out to "just tick a box or something."
Executive producer Patrick Bach talks about how beta testers aren't playing the full game.
Though DICE won't be launching its multiplayer separately any time soon.
Executive producer Patrick Bach says that hardware is being pushed "as hard as we can".
And by optional, DICE means "in your best interest to install".
Battlefield 4 on a PC Nvidia megazord
Take it slow with these kills.
The R9 290 specs are in.
Also: Major Nelson of USA takes on AceyBongos of Europe.
There are collectibles to find!
DICE producer Daniel Matros explains their vision.
Prepared for battle?
Beta begins on October 1st.
Only if it makes sense though, according to DICE producer Daniel Matros.
Some new modes debut and DICE outlines which ones will be in the upcoming beta.
The GPU war rages on.
Battlelog coughs up the goods, most likely by mistake.
Battlefield 4 beta receives brand new details.
Ever wondered about the various ways to tinker with your weapons? Find out here.
Rain fire down on your enemies or simply move them down with these new weapons.
Dirt bikes and how to use them in Battlefield 3: End Game.
Patrick Soderlund also talks about the importance of competition.
Overhead maps, peeking and leaning and much more to be featured.
Consumers will have a chance to test Battlefield 4 early.
A new Critical Hit system have been implemented for vehicles.
Engineer gets access to a host of unique weapons.
DICE pushing the limits, as usual.
The controversies against MGS 5's female sniper continue to mount.
Insight on Battlefield 4 PS Vita compatibility
The mobile engine will have features seen in regular Frostbite code.
Console players are more 'hardcore' than we thought, says DICE.
For now, Battlefield 4 will be fine with its 64 players.
"Nothing better in Battlefield 3" to go back to after Battlefield 4.
Thanks to Frostbite 3.
In future DLC packs perhaps?
Bold claims but perhaps they make sense after all.
Prepare for battle. Again.
Host of updates on upcoming DICE shooter.
Microsoft continues to be flogged, despite the Xbox One nearly months from release.
However, once you transfer to the next generation, there's no going back.
Also, how about some remote controlled mortars?
There will also be new specializations and no night cycles.
See what's in store with DICE's upcoming first person shooter.
Mark Rubin says that "if gaming isn't good, we all lose our jobs in a sense".
(Cue "Ride of the Valkyries".)
Although the former's PC version will sell more than the latters.
Pre-order Battlefield 4 and FIFA 14 and get some awesome stuff.
The publisher will be allowing hands-on play for attendees.
A refresher course for Battlefield players new and old.
Direct X 11.1 to be fully supported by Battlefield 4.
You won't be able to begin your career on the PS3 and continue on the PS4, for example.
Mirror's Edge, Star Wars: Battlefront and other titles are on full display.
Three Gold Battlepacks, for a start.
You take on the role of Sergeant Daniel Recker.
Keeping sides even in multiplayer may result in a player limit increase.
Kinect integration for the hardcorest of all games coming to Xbox One.
Analyst predicts record breaking success for the newest DICE shooter.
Multiplayer producer Aleksander Grøndal briefly discusses the same.
Battlefield is unlike any other shooter according to Electronic Arts
Executive producer Patrick Bach talks about how "Levolution" plays a role in shaking things up.
Will be able to "coexist successfully" with Call of Duty: Ghosts.
Frostbite 3 is awesome
Wider range of weapons for different classes and now "Battle Pickups" revealed.
Check out the best ways to outfit your vehicles for multiplayer.
Shots fired! Shots fired!
Which is to say, only one meaning when all is said and done.
Check out what's new with the multiplayer and what returns.
Focus completely on Battlefield 4 this year.
A recent video comparison highlights the graphics of both.
Two well known game developers share their thoughts on next gen consoles.
A few things DICE could look into for the high-octane military shooter.
Leaked promo poster promises number of customization options including gender.
"Levolution" to provide sandbox style mission layouts.
Everything you need to know about Battlefield 4
Get ready to see Battlefield 4 Multiplayer on June 10th at EA Press Conference at E3
China Rising Expansion available for those who pre-order.
Snub to infinity.
Get hyped for Battlefield 4
No plans for an Xbox 720 or PS4 version (currently).
The Medal of Honor developer has found a new calling.
The new studios will be developing future Battlefield titles and new IPs
CEO Bobby Kotick expects stiff competition from EA' s next.
Possible new information for Battlefield 4's multiplayer.
EA is going big at E3
Director Johan Andersson disparages talk of the engine running on Wii U at some point.
Inspired by Ubisoft?
Premium pricing hasn't been announced yet.
The demo ran at 60fps on a powerful PC.
Frostbite Engine to use Oculus Rift in the future?
The unpaid position will focus on reducing latency and fitting the technology for FPS games.
Well I don't think DICE cares about this challenge.
Patrick Bach lays down the law on gimmicky motion controls.
No beta date announced by DICE.
Could be a place holder.
Support would be nice.
Prepare for a "more open, more variable" experience.
Apparently releasing on October 29th for Xbox 360.
Next gen platforms?
It won't be running at that resolution on PS4 and Xbox 720.
Patrick Bach talks form versus function, and keeping visual elements that make the game unique.
AMD redesigned the card from scratch.
Good ol' EA - already have DLC planned.
Probably under NDA.
The reason for this was to focus on single player and multiplayer component of the game.
The Battlefield 4 footage wasn't all that innovative.
It's not just Frosbite 3 under the hood.
And oh my goodness, is there a lot of "meh".
Deluxe edition costs $69.99.
That was expected.
There are perfectly in their rights to do this.
Which one looks better?
Powered by Frostbite 3.
Could Battlefield be preparing for another showdown with Call of Duty?
What do you make of this?
EA is at it again, this time sending out a 20 pound package ahead of BF4's reveal.
Pretty much explains itself.
No mention of release on Wii U, PS4 or Xbox 720.
Artwork promised after more views and sign-ups.
Prepare 4 Battle. Get it? "4"? Because it's the fourth Battlefield?
Running on Frostbite 2.
The game could be revealed at GDC.,
He also tries to justify it.
"Save the Date."
Finally, the prospect of a new, more nauseating Mirror's Edge!
Not a big leap then.
It's a cross gen title.
Show us the game, EA.
UPDATED: A complete list of games coming on the PS4.
Which is a subtle of putting it.
Kind of obvious, but Call of Duty is a strong brand.
Wii U version listed.
Depending on your answer, of course.
Battlefield 1942 has just turned 10!
Check out some cool wallpapers for Battlefield 4.
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