Battlefield 2042 is getting 64-player limited-time event this month, and a new map in season one

As a live service game, Battlefield 2042 will follow the standard model of regular content updates as part of seasons that last a few weeks each. We still don’t have many details about the game’s particular brand of seasonal content, but DICE is ready to share a few hints.

As part of a report on the major shake-up the Battlefield franchise is undergoing – chiefly with Respawn’s Vince Zampella taking charge, and EA’s interest in building a Battlefield universe – we also learned about some of DICE’s plans for the end of this year, and season one early in 2022.

Although the game’s first season does not yet have a start date, we know it’ll kick off early next year. To that end, DICE revealed to GameSpot that we can expect one new map.

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