Mostly due to the EA Desktop App
As the Battlefield 2042 open beta pre-load went live yesterday, EA and DICE had some problems which were addressed pretty fast.
The Open Beta phase might be delayed to October as well
DICE has officially confirmed that Battlefield 2042 will not be coming in October, and is now set for release in November.
Game set in near-future, launching on October 23rd
Electronic Arts has finally unveiled its next Battlefield series game. Called Battlefield 2042, the game is set in the near future, has cross-generation support, lacks a standard single-player campaign, and focuses heavily on the multiplayer experience.
Requirements for Ray Tracing as well
EA/DICE has revealed official minimum and recommended PC system requirements for the Battlefield 5 game which is scheduled to launch on November 20th, including recommended requirements for enabling DirectX Raytracing.
Battle royale Firestorm mode, single player and more
Celebrating the start of its open beta phase, Electronic Arts has released a new trailer which details some of the future elements which will be available in the full game, including the battle royale mode, singleplayer and more.
Open Beta still on track for September 6th
EA/DICE said that the release date for Battlefield 5 is pushed back to November 20th, which will allow the developer to make final adjustments to the core gameplay.
The Devastation of Rotterdam in-game footage
Electronic Arts has released the newest Battlefield 5 gameplay trailer ahead of Gamescom 2018 which kicks off next week in Cologne, Germany.
New gameplay trailers, Battle Royale mode in future
As expected, EA/DICE has revealed a lot of details regarding Battlefield 5 at the EA Play 2018 stage at E3 2018 show, including new gameplay trailers, multiplayer and singleplayer modes, as well as the future Battle Royale mode.
Were published as placeholders
EA/DICE has pulled down the earlier released minimum PC requirements for Battlefield 5 which were posted on Origin, saying those were published only as placeholders.