Just in the early morning of today (23), “Battlefield 2042” was in the official live broadcast event「EA Play Live」Announced once again the new mode of multiplayer battle experience included in the game, “Battlefield Portal” (BATTLEFIELD Portal).
“Battlefield 2042”, which is based on multiplayer games, will have three main battle game categories, one of which is the previously announced “All-Out Warfare”, which focuses on 64v64, which spans land, sea and air, and is affected by severe weather. Another of the large-scale battlefields is the “Battlefield: Portal” that was broadcast live this time.
“Portal” is a new gameplay led by Ripple Effect Studios director Justin Weibe. This mode will integrate all of the three classic games of “Battlefield 1942”, “Battlefield: Notorious 2” and “Battlefield 3” Professional experts, weapons and firearms, and armed vehicles.
At the same time, the traditional “Conquest” (Conquest), “Rush” and “Team Deathmatch” (Team Deathmatch) multiplayer battle modes can be performed on the current and classic maps.
Specifically, “Portal” can realize the gameplay of “1942” WWII service against the modern service of “Battlefield 3”. In the preview screen, we can see WWII soldiers holding bayonets against modern soldiers holding AED electric shocks.
Due to the fact that there are too many eras, according to director Weibe’s personal description, in order to balance the game, the official has specially adjusted the firepower and damage of the three games. Therefore, it will not happen that the firearms of World War II cannot defeat the modern military.
According to director Weibe, the birth of “Portal” also means that “Battlefield 2042” may also join other “Battlefield” series across time and space in the future.
At present, “Portal” not only contains the 7 maps of the original “Battlefield 2042”, but also adds 6 classic maps of “Battlefield 1942”, “Battlefield: Notorious 2” and “Battlefield 3”:
- Battle of the Bulge｜”Battle of the Bulge 1942″
- El Alamein｜”Battlefield 1942″
- Arica Harbor｜”Battlefield: Notorious 2″
- Valparaiso｜”Battlefield: Notorious 2″
- Caspian Border｜”Battlefield 3″
- Noshahr Canals｜”Battlefield 3″
At the same time, in response to the emergence of the “Portal” series of gameplay, EA also announced the “BATTLEFIELD Builder”, which is a scripting tool that allows players to freely set all the details of the battlefield to create unique or asymmetric rules. The battle mode.
In the “Battlefield Editor”, players can gradually set every stage of the battlefield, including victory conditions, scoring modes, restrictions on gun vehicles, or AI soldiers, and even damage.
For example, players can adjust the damage of the blue camp to a headshot with one shot and kill, while the red army has to use two shots to get a headshot. This kind of unbalanced gameplay, or can only use melee while only using throwing weapons. And so on, even an asymmetrical battle of ten.
At the same time, the introduction of AI soldiers allows players to create many peculiar game modes. Players can customize the PvE battlefield and team up with friends to fight against 100 mechanical dogs or a large number of AI soldiers.
Once players have created their own scripts, they can also be posted on the “Portal” game list for other players to participate in or copy the scripts. More importantly, Director Weibe emphasized that even if it is a privately customized scripted battle, players can still play in the game. Gain experience points and upgrade passes.
In other words, in addition to “Total War”, “Portal” and “Battlefield Editor” will bring a rare shooting experience in current shooting games, and the next highlight of DICE is to announce the last multiplayer game. Type “Hazard Zone” (Hazard Zone).
“Battlefield 2042” without a single player campaign plotIt is expected to be listed on October 22.