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Battlefield 4 has adopted a new user interface on consoles

DICE has rolled out its new "centralized" user interface for Battlefield 4 on Xbox One and PlayStation 4. The revised UI is the same one we'll see in Battlefield 1 this October and in fact if and when you own both games, it'll be possible ...

 
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Battlefield 4 The Legacy Operations DLC out today

The latest Battlefield 4 patch rolls out today. Consequently, the multiplayer servers will be offline for up to an hour on each platform. The PC version rolls out at 08.00 UTC, PlayStation 4 09.00 UTC, Xbox One 10.00 UTC, PlayStation 3 11.0...

 
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Battlefield 4 updated with 30 pages of patch notes in tow

Remember Battlefield 4? You know, the militaristic shooter with the disastrous launch over two years ago? DICE has been busy updating the game and adding new maps, but this is the first time the patch notes have only been released in a PDF,...

 
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Clearance Sale makes $5 Battlefield 4 at Best Buy

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 prices ever. (Civ...

 
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Battlefield 4 (not Hardline) is getting an update tomorrow

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 morning, five new ...

 
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BF4 Premium only $18 in GamersGate 10th anniversary sale

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 additional savings. E...

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

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 believe that yo...

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

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 still piecing ...

 
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Battlefield 4's Final Stand DLC channels Battlefield 2142

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 in the wild but ...

 
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Court rules for EA in lawsuit over Battlefield 4 launch

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 first-person shoot...

 
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Battlefield 4 is free to play for a week on PC

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 doesn't start u...

 
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Battlefest is a battlelove letter to Battlefield battlefans

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 rewards, contest...

 
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EA dates Battlefield 4 DLC, then pulls the listing

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 July 15th by way...

 
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EA: Battlefield 4 was a victim of its own ambition

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 its scope, and t...

 
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DICE is improving Battlefield 4's netcode this week

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-frequency netw...

 
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DICE vows 'continued support' for Battlefield 4

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 Battlefield 4." ...

 
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EA is now 'offering' Battlefield 4 microtransactions

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 microtransactions. Specific...

 
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Battlefield 4 puts its 'Squad Join' feature into action

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 constantly. It'...

 
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This is one impressive Battlefield 4 fan movie

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 a...

 
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There is a GIANT shark in Battlefield 4

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.

 
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Last-minute issue causes Battlefield 4 Naval Strike PC delay

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 on PC, it turn...

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

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 the trailer above...

 
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DICE prioritizing Battlefield 4 netcode issues

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 games (or any games...

 
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Battlefield wants you back with player appreciation month

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 Bronze Battlepa...

 
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It's time for another Battlefield 4 update

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 stability. On t...

 
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Battlefield 4 double XP event delayed

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 having commenced on...

 
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China bans Battlefield 4

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' section. I thought...

 
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Here is yet another patch for Battlefield 4

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 players were ab...

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

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 timing that coul...

 
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Law firm launches investigation into EA and Battlefield 4

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 from June 24, 20...

 
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New Battlefield 4 patch launches on PC

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 whole bunch of...

 
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Future Battlefield 4 DLC on hold until issues get fixed

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 mildly. In a s...

 
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Battlefield 4's China Rising DLC is out today

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). The add-on is i...

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

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 planning your Conqu...

 
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Impressions: Battlefield 4 (Xbox One and PS4)

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 battles, and with a ...

 
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Today's Battlefield 4 PS4 update addresses crashing

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 out a new update ...

 
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Earn double XP in Battlefield 4 starting on Thanksgiving

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 will not move on...

 
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Battlefield 3 maps live on in this new BF4 DLC trailer

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 footage of Ope...

 
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Battlefield 4 conquers Japanese charts in debut

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 challengers in its first ...

 
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AMD giving out Battlefield 4 with R9 graphics cards

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, the R7 260X, yo...

 

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