Battlefield’s 2042’s long-awaited class system replace launches subsequent week

Digital Arts has detailed Battlefield 2024’s long-awaited 3.2 replace, which is able to introduce a class-based system.

Developer DICE introduced final August that it was planning to remodel the sport’s “polarising” Specialists system to deliver it nearer to one thing that might be extra acquainted to gamers of earlier collection entries.

The brand new system, which is detailed right here, lets customers play because the Assault, Engineer, Recon and Help courses. Lessons may be customised with gear, devices and weapon proficiencies.

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Subsequent week’s replace additionally introduces a reworked model of the Breakaway map, which has been “streamlined and contracted to encourage extra intensive encounters than you may have beforehand skilled”.

New Vault Weapons, that are weapons beforehand obtainable solely in Battlefield Portal that may be accessed in All-Out Warfare as soon as unlocked, embrace the M39 EMR, MTAR-21 and PP-2000.

There’s a brand new suppressor and scopes too, amongst different options included within the replace (see the complete patch notes).

“Replace 3.2.0 is a significant second for the crew as we’ve got labored on the Return to the Class System for Battlefield 2042, alongside many different adjustments and enhancements,” DICE mentioned.

“You’ve informed us the way you’d wish to see gameplay evolve and we’re extraordinarily excited to get these adjustments into your fingers.”

Battlefield 2042 Season 3 launched final November, when the sport was additionally added to the Xbox Recreation Go Final and EA Play subscription providers.

Battlefield’s 2042’s long-awaited class system update launches next week
Breakaway is the newest map to be reworked

DICE lately revealed the primary Battlefield 2042 season 4 and 5 particulars.

Season 4 will embrace a brand new Specialist within the Recon class and a brand new map designed for close-quarters fight, whereas Season 5’s new map will probably be “a forgotten battleground that final noticed fight within the Battlefield 4 period”.