• Watch a live recording of the music in Battlefield 5 at Abbey Road Studios

    28 days ago - By VG 247

    DICE and EA picked a team of talented musicians to record the soundtrack for Battlefield 5, and they did at one of the most iconic recording studios in the world.
    The music of Battlefield 5 - and Battlefield 1 to a lesser extent - has been constantly cited as one of the game's high points.
    We got a short teaser of just how great it was during the beta, but the full game - available now for some - is much richer in content. Music in Battlefield 5 not only accentuates the important moments in the War Stories campaign, it also features in multiplayer, especially in Grand Operations.
    And let's...
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  • Battlefield 5 multiplayer guide: Attrition, Specializations, Fortifications and more explained

    Battlefield 5 multiplayer guide: Attrition, Specializations, Fortifications and more explained

    28 days ago - By VG 247

    It's safe to say Battlefield 5 brings the biggest shakeup to core Battlefield mechanics since the introduction of destruction.
    Unlike destruction, however, Battlefield 5's new mechanics are not as flashy or easy to understand. DICE made a lot of changes under the surface that are intended to put more emphasis on team play, dictate the pace of the action, and bring back more elements of skill into the moment-to-moment gameplay.
    Some of these are immediately noticeable like the reduced reliance on explosives, the lack of visually impressive, but cheap mechanics like Behemoths, Elite Kits...
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  • Battlefield 5 - tips for new players and series veterans

    Battlefield 5 - tips for new players and series veterans

    28 days ago - By VG 247

    If you're just getting started in Battlefield 5, you may feel a little overwhelmed. Fortunately, we're here to help.
    Battlefield 5 is here and it's loaded with updates and changes to almost every game mechanic and mode. Even compared to the beta , the launch version has seen its fair share of refinements.
    To better keep track of everything, we've created a series of articles that'll help you make a good sense of what matters. In order not to bog down our general tips with things like the new class dynamics with Combat Roles , or detailed explanations of crucial mechanics such as attrition...
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  • Battlefield 5 Guide: Best Weapons and Map Tips

    Battlefield 5 Guide: Best Weapons and Map Tips

    28 days ago - By Gaming Bolt

    Battlefield 5 is surprisingly great. In spite of the delays, and the troubled rhetoric surrounding the game, what with announcements of delayed content and modes, it turned out to be a fantastic multiplayer title.
    But in a multiplayer shooter, two things matter more than anything else: you using the best weapons, and you knowing the map, and using that knowledge to your advantage. Prepare yourself, this guide covers both of those things.
    BEST WEAPONS
    There's a lot of weapon types in Battlefield 5, and even more weapons. Honestly, the game is really well balanced, and you can find a great...
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  • Battlefield 5 Guide - Best Tips And Tricks You Need To Know

    Battlefield 5 Guide - Best Tips And Tricks You Need To Know

    28 days ago - By Gaming Bolt

    Battlefield 5 is almost here. The newest game in DICE and EA's long running multiplayer shooter franchise takes upon the excellent foundation laid down by Battlefield 1 in 2016, and then kicks it up a notch further by evolving and iterating on it further. While this is still fundamentally Battlefield, and especially Battlefield 1, which means veterans should find themselves largely at home, there's also concurrently a lot to unwrap. Let's get down to some basic tips and tricks that could mean the difference between victory and defeat in the game.
    Do daily missions. These get you Company...
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  • Battlefield 5 Guide - Fortifications And How To Make Company Coins Quickly

    Battlefield 5 Guide - Fortifications And How To Make Company Coins Quickly

    28 days ago - By Gaming Bolt

    Battlefield 5 has a bunch of mechanics other than the actual shooting, piloting, and objectives, that come into play. One is Company Coins, the in game currency that can be used to buy cosmetics. The other is fortification, which involves you building stuff, because after Fortnite, that is something that needs to be in every game.
    This guide covers both of these.
    FORTIFICATIONS
    Fortifications involve you building buildings and structures. They can be made mostly anywhere on the map, and if nothing else, give you some good makeshift cover or vantage points.
    The process is mostly...
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  • Battlefield 5 release dates: how to play Battlefield 5 early

    28 days ago - By VG 247

    Depending on your chosen platform and how much you're willing to fork out, you could be playing Battlefield 5 right now.
    Battlefield 5 has different tiers of release dates that vary by game edition, and also by platform in some cases. What this means is that the game effectively has three release dates.
    How to play Battlefield 5 early
    If you subscribe to Origin Access Premier you can play the full game of Battlefield 5 right now with no restrictions. Note that this service is only available on PC.
    Also, the EA/Origin Access trial of Battlefield 5 is live now for you to play early - but...
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