According to the latest news Electronic Arts is very dissatisfied with the financial results of Battlefield 2042. The publisher is even considering moving the game to some form of F2P model. This doesn’t mean that this will actually happen – EA is analyzing various options that could be saved BF2042 and the move to free-to-play is just one of them. More rumors on the matter are expected to surface tomorrow.
The info was revealed by Tom Henderson. He has become known as a reliable source of unofficial information about Battlefield 2042. It is thanks to him that, among other things, we learned about the problems that contributed to the disappointing final quality of the game.
Instead of waiting for the developers to fix the problem BF2042 It’s better to play for free project reality. This tactical RTS was built on the foundations of battlefield 2 and version 220.127.116.11 was released not long ago.
- Project Reality – download page
Battlefield 2042 debuted simultaneously on PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One and Xbox Series X/S on November 19, 2021. The game turned out to be severely underdeveloped, and fans of the series complained about the lack of some elements characteristic of the series.
Bad condition of BF2042 is best illustrated by the Situation on Steam. Only 32% of all user reviews are positive, which is classified as “predominantly negative” reception. What’s worse, if you only count the scores for the last 30 days, only 28% of people praise the title. This means that the opinion about the project is getting worse and worse.
what’s more Battlefield 2042 loses players fast. Yesterday, in the hottest moment of the day, the game was played on Steam only 8 thousand people at a time. Activity record from Thursday for Battlefield V was more than twice as high. The latest part of the series was also surpassed battlefield 1.
It is worth remembering that at one point even two free-to-play parts of the series were released in the form of Battlefield Heroes and Battlefield Play4Free. However, these were productions specially designed for this model. Battlefield 2042The move to F2P would be the first attempt in series history to salvage a traditional game in this way.