As Electronic Arts and DICE promised in the middle of last month, starting tomorrow will be available Zero HourSeason 1 of Battlefield 2042, for PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S and PC. This first season will serve, to a large extent, to add new content after multiple complaints from fans, who have blamed the title for a huge lack of content since its launch in November last year. In addition, this season is part of the EA and DICE strategy that aims to nurture the multiplayer shooter with content over the next few months to improve its poor initial image.
Broadly speaking, Season 1 includes a new map, Expose, the new Specialist Ewelina Lis, a new gadget, new vehicles, weapons, additions to the Battlefield Portal, and the introduction of the Battle Pass. It should be noted that the new core content will be available completely free to all players as part of the game’s Battle Pass, while additional cosmetic items-legendary skins and melee takedowns- They can only be obtained through a Premium version of the Battle Pass.
Season 1 content breakdown
The star of this first season is, without a doubt, the new map known as Exposition, which is set in the Canadian Rockies; will be available in All-Out Warfare and Gateway at the start of Season 1. On the other hand, the new specialist is a vehicle demolition expert with great skills in locating and destroying armored air and ground vehicles, while the new vehicles that have been added are the helicopters RAH-68 Ferret Y YG-99 Hannibalboth equipped with state-of-the-art radar-evading technology and battlefield-ready defenses.
Finally, it is worth noting the weapons that will arrive with the new season are the crossbow Ghostmaker R10the Sniper BSV-M and a powerful smoke grenade launcher. It should be noted that the development team ensures that the contents of Season 1 have been created taking the feedback of the players and taking into account the corrections that have been applied to the game through update patches.