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60% off Dragon Age: Inquisition, Battlefield 4, and Hardline in Origin "Action Sale"

Last hurrah and all that
Sep 09
Origin is clearing out digital inventory (because it takes up so many 1s and 0s) and taking 60% off Dragon Age: Inquisition along with Battlefield 4 Premium Edition. If you don't have either of these games, they're both ...

Clearance Sale makes $5 Battlefield 4 at Best Buy

Yep physical DVDs from late 90s
Aug 17
A new crop of PC clearance games is up for grabs this week at Best Buy at some impressive prices. A total of 22 games showed up with decent discounts, including $6 SimCity and $5 Battlefield 4, both tying their lowest pr...

Battlefield 4's big spring patch adds weapons and a gun-swapping mode

There's a pdf and everything
May 26
DICE rolled out its spring update for Battlefield 4 today and it's substantial enough to warrant a pdf with highlights. The short of it is five new guns, the return of Battlefield 3's Gun Master mode, and a revamp of the dama...

Battlefield 4 (not Hardline) is getting an update tomorrow

A new mode
May 25
Despite the fact that Battlefield 4 launched back in 2013, it's still being updated. Tomorrow, players will get the spring update on all platforms, which includes the Gun Master mode. After an hour of downtime in the mor...

BF4 Premium only $18 in GamersGate 10th anniversary sale

Also, Stick of Truth
Feb 11
GamersGate is 10 years old this week and in celebration the Swedish retailer is putting select games up on sale up to 80% off instantly. On top of that there's a 10% off coupon code you can use at checkout to stack for additi...

It sounds like there's another monster hiding in Battlefield 4

The mystery of Paracel Storm
Jan 08
YouTube user JackFrags might just be on the trail of another hidden beast in Battlefield 4, and whatever it is, it sounds far scarier than a giant monster shark. Listen for yourself at 0:20. "I did a little snooping around i...

Not-so-final stand: There's more Battlefield 4 DLC on the way

DICE wants to know which classic maps you want to see again
Dec 09
It looked like Battlefield 4 was going to go out on a relative high note with the Final Stand DLC, but when it comes to naming in this industry, "final" doesn't have to mean the end. "With [Final Stand] released, we hope and ...

The Phantom Bow makes me want to get back into Battlefield 4

This video is so dumb (but I love it)
Nov 20
Battlefield 4 Premium players have dug into this week's Final Stand DLC and found a number of secrets, including a cool-looking compound bow gated behind a force field in Hanger 21. Last I checked, the community at large was...

Battlefield 4's Final Stand DLC channels Battlefield 2142

Out tomorrow for Premium members
Nov 17
This trailer for Battlefield 4's Final Stand DLC, like many Battlefield videos before it, makes me want to play the series. They're packed full of cool moment after cool moment that you could, in theory, encounter yourself i...

Court rules for EA in lawsuit over Battlefield 4 launch

Judge says publisher's optimism did not mislead investors
Oct 23
The lawsuit over Battlefield 4's disastrous launch was dealt a serious blow this week. On Monday, a federal judge ruled against shareholders who claim Electronic Arts mislead investors with regards to the readiness of the fir...

Battlefield 4 is free to play for a week on PC

Add the game to your library before August 14 to partake
Aug 07
EA is back with another Origin Game Time promotion following that one for Titanfall. Those of you on PC can claim a week of free access to Battlefield 4 -- just add the game to your Origin library before August 14. The clock ...

Battlefest is a battlelove letter to Battlefield battlefans

Battle battle battle battle
Jul 09
Hyped for Battlefield 4? Electronic Arts sure wants you to be, an that's why they're introducing a festival for Battlefield fans known as -- what else? -- Battlefest. It's a celebration that will run this summer with weekly r...

EA dates Battlefield 4 DLC, then pulls the listing

Well, it's probably coming this month
Jul 04
As everyone knows Battlefield 4 Premium members get access to DLC two weeks early, and in their attempt to promote a 20% off sale of the service, they seemingly jumped the gun by announcing the Dragon's Teeth add-on date of J...

Video: EA sorry about Battlefield 4, releases paid Dragon's Teeth DLC

They're pretty bad at feigning humility
Jun 24
EA has garnered quite a reputation for being jerks over the past couple of years, with the rough launch of Battlefield 4 being one of the many reasons people are upset with them. CEO Andrew Wilson offered his apologies, sort of.

EA is sorry for Battlefield 4, but it has another paid DLC to deliver to you

'Dragon's Teeth'
Jun 23
Just recently we got our apology for the broken mess of a game DICE called Battlefield 4. According to EA CEO Andrew Wilson, because the game was too large, the failure at launch was "unacceptable." Of course, this is months ...

EA: Battlefield 4 was a victim of its own ambition

'The situation we had was unacceptable'
Jun 20
To put it bluntly, Battlefield 4 was broken when it came out. Everyone's accepted that fact, including EA itself. EA CEO Andrew Wilson recently chimed in to candidly say that Battlefield 4's shortcomings had to do with i...

DICE is improving Battlefield 4's netcode this week

Update out now on PC, PS3, and Xbox 360
Jun 03
DICE's promised netcode improvements for Battlefield 4 are rolling out this week. An update is available now on Xbox 360, PS3, and PC and will hit PS4 and Xbox One later this week. On PC, PS4, and Xbox One, there's a new high...

DICE vows 'continued support' for Battlefield 4

Fixes and 'significant additions,' including big netcode patch
May 29
DICE just wanted to clear the air and tell its fans that the recently leaked Battlefield Hardline, which stole our podcast name and is being developed by Dead Space developer Visceral, "in no way means we're done working on B...

EA is now 'offering' Battlefield 4 microtransactions

Be 'excited' for this 'great' new 'feature'
May 28
If you still can manage to play Battlefield 4 without it glitching or crashing out, you'll have a new "opportunity" in store for you when you boot up the game today. Starting this week, EA is now offering up microtransac...

PS Plus members are getting a 20-hour Battlefield 4 trial tomorrow

Yeah, okay, fine
May 26
Tomorrow on PlayStation Network, PS Plus subscribers will be able to download a trial version of Battlefield 4 -- just the base game, not the expansions -- that's good for 20 hours of play time. More than enough for new playe...

Battlefield 4 puts its 'Squad Join' feature into action

Currently in beta
May 05
Battlefield 4 now offers a feature called "Squad Join" that you can currently enjoy on the PS3, PS4, Xbox One, and Xbox 360 platforms. It'll basically allow you to group up with a squad of five, so you can persist with them ...

This is one impressive Battlefield 4 fan movie

'Through My Eyes'
Apr 29
YouTube channel The Two Scotsmen released the first part of a cinematic series depicting a third-person view of Battlefield 4's combat. There's not much in terms of action yet, but I'm really impressed by how all the scenes were captured and put together. Remember when machinima films were going to be the next big thing? The Internet sure was naive back in 2006.

DICE just wanted to let you know that Battlefield 4 is still broken

More server fixes coming
Apr 25
I don't think I've been more disappointed in a recent release than Battlefield 4. After weeks of dealing with audio sync issues, obscene lag despite my solid connection, single player save wipes, server issues, and more on Xb...

There is a GIANT shark in Battlefield 4

Apr 04
Battlefield 4 has a ton of easter eggs. Such as the case with the Megalodon, which can be discovered in the Naval Strike DLC on the Nansha Strike map. And yes, you will die if you get caught underneath its jump.

Battlefield 4 Naval Strike DLC arrives on Xbox One, still delayed on PC

Mar 28
Because Battlefield 4 -- a game released five months ago -- is still having issues, the newest bit of DLC was delayed on both Xbox One and PC. After two days the Xbox One version is now good to go this morning,...

Last-minute issue causes Battlefield 4 Naval Strike PC delay

But it's out for other systems, if you're a Premium member
Mar 25
The Naval Strike DLC for Battlefield 4 launches today for Battlefield 4 Premium members ahead of its wide release on April 8, 2014. That was the plan, anyway. The new content (four maps, Titan mode, a hovercraft) will be late...

So, Battlefield 4's Naval Strike DLC looks pretty great

Releasing first for Premium members on March 25
Mar 19
It's been months and months since I last touched Battlefield 4, for a number of reasons -- some of them the fault of the game, some of them not. I'm thinking the impending Naval Strike DLC, showcased rather excellently in th...

DICE prioritizing Battlefield 4 netcode issues

Lays out what's fixed and what's under investigation
Mar 03
In a blog post about the current state of Battlefield 4's multiplayer, DICE wrote that fixing netcode issues with the game is "one of the top priorities." I'd sure hope so -- few things are more irritating in competitive game...

Battlefield wants you back with player appreciation month

Optionally unlock all grenades and handguns
Jan 28
DICE is still in damage-control mode over Battlefield 4 and the latest attempt to curry favor is a month-long player appreciation event, starting February 1. There will be a double XP weekend (two for Premium members), daily ...

It's time for another Battlefield 4 update

This time, jets
Jan 14
As part of an ongoing attempt to fix its game as much as possible before pumping out any more DLC, DICE has launched another update for Battlefield 4 on PC, as well as updates for PS3 and PS4 intended to improve general ...

Battlefield 4 double XP event delayed

More trouble for the ailing shooter
Jan 02
As many Battlefield 4 Premium players are aware, the double XP event that was scheduled to occur at the end of December never actually happened. As it turns out, said event, which the Premium calender still shows as havi...

China bans Battlefield 4

Surprise, surprise
Dec 28
I remember browsing the Origin store a few days ago to see if EA was going to at least try and compete with Steam's Holiday Sale when I came across the Battlefield 4: China Rising expansion in the 'New Releases' sec...

Here is yet another patch for Battlefield 4

Keep rollin', rollin', rollin'
Dec 21
DICE has rolled out a new Battlefield 4 update for the Xbox One, several days after pushing out another one for PC. Much like the latest one for PC, this Xbox One patch fixes the "kill-trading issue" where two ...

Battlefield 4 PC patch puts an end to 'kill trading'

Oh, so that's what they're calling it...
Dec 16
If you see "Battlefield 4" or "DICE," it's likely the word "patch" is about to follow. I don't see that changing anytime soon, unfortunately. The latest patch for the PC version of the game, out now, addresses an issue with t...

Law firm launches investigation into EA and Battlefield 4

Law is a battlefield
Dec 11
Were you injured in an accident on the job? Did Battlefield 4 give you incontinence, space measles, or sinusoidal finger? Then you might have a case. Law firm Holzer Holzer and Fistel, LLC is investigating whether EA claims f...

New Battlefield 4 patch launches on PC

Fixes client crashes among other things
Dec 10
With future DLC on hold, DICE have been busy trying to fix the many issues that Battlefield 4 has been suffering from since its launch. Part of that effort has been reflected in their latest PC patch, which aims to fix a...

Future Battlefield 4 DLC on hold until issues get fixed

After China Rising, that is
Dec 04
With this week's release of the China Rising expansion for Battlefield 4 Premium players amidst the game displaying varying degrees of brokenness depending on the platform, DICE is in something of a messy situation, to put it...

Battlefield 4's China Rising DLC is out today

It would be great if they could fix the game first
Dec 03
Despite the fact that PC, 360, PS3, Xbox One, and PS4 users are all still having major issues with Battlefield 4, there's new DLC coming out today for Battlefield Premium members (everyone else will have to wait two weeks). ...

Here's a look at the Battlefield 4 China Rising DLC maps

Redditor has uncovered aerial views
Nov 29
On December 3rd, Battlefield 4 will add four new maps to the game as part of the China Rising DLC pack. Ahead of schedule, Redditor Andersso has uncovered overview shots of each mapso you can get a headstart at plan...

Impressions: Battlefield 4 (Xbox One and PS4)

Far and away superior to the 360 and PS3, with issues in tow
Nov 29
Battlefield 4, at launch, was a pretty hectic experience on the PC, but the same can't be said about the watered-down 360 and PS3 versions of the game. Simply put, the maps are built around the concept of huge 64 player battl...

Today's Battlefield 4 PS4 update addresses crashing

There's surely more where this came from
Nov 26
Can DICE fix crashes in Battlefield 4 across all versions of the game before its "We're sorry!" double XP event rolls out on Thursday? While I wish them the best of luck, it's difficult to be optimistic. The studio has put ou...

Earn double XP in Battlefield 4 starting on Thanksgiving

All multiplayer matches from Nov. 28 - Dec. 5
Nov 22
DICE says that its number-one priority is to address Battlefield 4's launch issues. According to general manager Karl Magnus Troedsson, "...we are so serious that we have the entire team working to stabilize the game and we w...

Battlefield 3 maps live on in this new BF4 DLC trailer

Michael Bay would approve
Nov 20
You can go ahead and mute the audio before clicking play on this video for Second Assault, an upcoming Battlefield 4 map pack. The dramatic voice over just isn't doing it for me -- not when, really, all I needed was straight...

Battlefield 4 conquers Japanese charts in debut

EA's shooter topples Pokémon X & Y in first week on the market
Nov 15
Battlefield 4 unloaded over 133,000 copies on the Japanese market in its debut, according to data obtained by tracking authority Media Create. The PlayStation 3 version of DICE's first-person shooter vanquished all challenger...

AMD giving out Battlefield 4 with R9 graphics cards

Free game!
Nov 14
If you get an R9 series card from AMD right now, you'll get a free copy of Battlefield 4. The cards that are a part of the promotion range from the low-end R9 270 all the way up to the R9 290X. If you get AMD's bargain card, ...

Alleged map list for Battlefield 4: China Rising leaked

Also includes five new weapons, Air Superiority mode, more
Nov 13
A picture sent to MP1st contains an alleged screenshot of a post on Battlefield 4's Spanish Facebook page. It states that the four multiplayer maps added by China Rising will be Taklamakan, Altai Range, Guilin Peaks, and...

Operation Metro returns in Battlefield 4: Second Assault

Second Assault to your wallet
Nov 05
Remakes of any kind are a tricky thing, but trickier still when it comes as DLC. Battlefield 4: Second Assault is a prime case of this. On one hand, it's nice to revisit your favorite maps from previous games, with all the L...

DICE rolls out Battlefield 4 update for server crashes

Thank goodness
Nov 04
It's to be expected that if you're playing a Battlefield title at launch, you are more than likely going to encounter technical issues. Battlefield 4 is no exception, with a number of problems reported for both PC and console...

Review: Battlefield 4

Covering familiar ground
Oct 31
The most fun I've ever had in a Battlefield game was in 2010's Battlefield: Bad Company 2. That's not to say it's the best title in the series or anything like that, mind you -- just that it arrived at the right time for me a...

Battlefield 4 AXE body spray commercial is ... uh huh ...

Tell me more about your AXE body sprays!
Oct 30
Hey kids, do you want to look at something stupid this morning? Look no further than this juicy slice of video idiocy, courtesy of Battlefield 4 and AXE's pore-closin' smell juice! Together, AXE and BF4 celebrate men and wom...

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