Battlefield 1 Details Emerge Among New Screens From the Trailer

By Kevin Tavore, 11 months ago
DICE declared war on Call of Duty last week when they announced that Battlefield 1 is launching this year. While Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare is heading into the future, Battlefield 1 is taking us back to the past. Today DICE released some new screens and info to clarify exactly why it thinks Battlefield 1 will be a smash hit this holiday.

Why take a motorcycle to an objective when you could take a horse?Why take a motorcycle to an objective when you could take a horse?

The game is centered around The Great War, you'll fight in a besieged French city and in the sands of Arabia. DICE hopes to take "players on an epic journey across a war-torn world, taking them to the Great War and providing something both varied and unique in Battlefield 1.” World War 1 is the birth of modern warfare and DICE wants players to feel the "intensity and immersion" of the battles.

DICE released a few screen captures from the official trailer today showing off some of the real in-engine visuals. If you've seen the trailer, they may be familiar:

Battlefield 1 is coming this fall for Xbox One.
Kevin Tavore
Written by Kevin Tavore
Purveyor of news articles and the occasional walkthrough or op-ed. The American equivalent of Aristotle. Likes almost all genres but has an unhealthy aversion to exploration and puzzles. Nicest place he'd never want to go? Japan.