DICE has detailed its imminent 1.2 replace for the beleaguered Battlefield 2042, which is able to, amongst different issues, herald its first batch of deliberate map enhancements primarily based on the participant suggestions it requested earlier this yr.
This preliminary spherical of enhancements will goal Battlefield 2042’s Kaleidoscope map, and can deal with changes to cowl, depth, line of sight, pathing, and traversal. These have been achieved by including new flag positions, by putting new areas and belongings across the map, and by elevating terrain.
DICE says terrain modifications will “break sightlines and let infantry transfer extra purposefully across the map”, whereas new belongings will “carry extra tactical destruction”, giving gamers new choices because the surroundings evolves all through a sport.
Related changes can be made to different launch maps over time, with Renewal set to be Battlefield 2042’s subsequent map overhaul as a part of Season 2, at present on account of arrive in late August.
Elsewhere in Replace 1.2, Specialists have seen an aesthetic rework to satisfy what DICE calls gamers’ “fashion and tone expectations”, with the acknowledged intention being to higher replicate the “intense conditions they’ve skilled”. After which the key function additions conclude with a brand new Participant Profile, which is able to hold observe of in-game progress, efficiency, and stats.
Replace 1.2 launches tomorrow, 2nd August, and full patch notes could be discovered on DICE’s web site.