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 based mostly on the participant suggestions it requested earlier this yr.
This preliminary spherical of enhancements will goal Battlefield 2042’s Kaleidoscope map, and can – as beforehand detailed – concentrate on 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 atmosphere evolves all through a recreation.
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 the moment resulting from 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 purpose being to higher replicate the “intense conditions they’ve skilled”. After which the most important characteristic 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 can be found now.