Battlefield 2042 has had a few first months of life convulsive. The launch of his First season was delayed shortly before the game’s arrival, but the title’s own problems as well as the following fixes pushed its first big update of content beyond 2021.
Now, 8 months later of its arrival in stores and with many doubts about the future of the title – although EA has already assured that it would continue to focus on polish and enlarge this experience shooter— the Swedish team of DICE confirms the arrival of its First Season this June. Specifically, Battlefield 2042 will release Zero Hourthe name of this update, the next June 9coinciding with the Summer Game Fest, although at a time to be determined.
Content of Zero Hour, the first season of the game
- New map: Exposure. This would join the 7 already existing as a scenario set in the Canadian mountain range with a clearly vertical focus. In fact, DICE advances that, in this case, the Air combat It will be much more important than in other maps without detracting from the land confrontations, which will lead us to fight in caves and dangerous ridges.
- Ewelina Lis What new agent. Specialists have replaced classes, and Ewelina has been designed with a clear engineer focus. antitank. This character includes a new and exclusive homing missile launcher, as well as the ability to analyze and assess enemy vehicle damage.
- battle pass updated with 100 new levels of free and paid content.
Far from these 3 priority contents, Zero Hour will arrive with new weapons and vehicles, as well as improvements for Battlefield Portal which, unlike Hazard Zone, will continue to receive updates. In this case, the available arsenal of Battlefield 1942, Bad Company 2 and Battlefield 3 will be increased, as well as improvements in-game.
What is the future of Battlefield 2042?
The unknown, far from when this first season would arrive, is what EA is going to do with Battlefield 2042 beyond summer. At the moment, the information is scarce, but it seems that the machinery has picked up speed and the team has anticipated that the rework of Kaleidoscope will come to the game completely free the next august with new zones and a redesigned layout.
Also, EA has already mentioned its Season 2 as the short-term future of the game. There is no information sure about this new period, but the team has added that they will continue to work on improvements to existing maps, as well as new additions. However, this period without date approximate launch.