The recently held GPU 14 conference delivered quite a lot on the cued Battlefield 4 since there is a lot of anticipation among the much curious fans and a lot of questions still remain unanswered regarding the details of the latest much awaited Battlefield 4. There were rumors circling around that the Battlefield 4 will only be 64 bit and similar news was making its way through some sites on the web which were frequented by the fans of Battlefield. Dice revealed at this conference that no doubt the Battlefield 4 is going to support the 64 bit binaries as well as Direct X but this is going to bring along some fallback options in case of debunking that aforementioned reports.
DICE has officially revealed the PC requirements for Battlefield 4 on their Facebook page today. It looks like the game will run just fine on mid-range cards at 1080p resolution. Battlefield 4 is using the Frostbite 3 engine to deliver its powerful graphics. We have the system requirements listed below…
At Gamescom 2013 EA showcased their latest Battlefield 4 multiplayer map called Paracel Storm. Battlefield 4 is built from the ground up and powered by the new Frostbite 3 Engine and has powerful gameplay and multiplayer features that no other online shooter has to offer. EA has uploaded the full “Pacacel Storm” trailer to their YouTube, you can check it out below.
Battlefield 4 has been officially announced on Battlefield’s Facebook Page. It will launch October 29th of this year. Of course I know most of you reading this will be getting it for the PC, but it will also be available for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4. The Battlefield team has also revealed that the game will be made available for the recently announced Xbox One console as well. So expect to see that later down the line.
Battlefield 4 will be here in the fall of 2013 and you can actually already pre-order the game. To get you excited Dice and EA have released a 17 minute “Fishing in Baku” Gameplay Reveal video on YouTube. This video was shot entirely in-game and is the first glimpse of the human, dramatic, and believable single player campaign in Battlefield 4. After watching it I have to say I am pretty excited for Battlefield 4! Check out the full 17 minute video after the jump!
To all of the Battlefield 3 gamers out there and fans of the franchise it looks like we are getting closer to a Battlefield 4 release. Electronic Arts has sent out press invitations for a Battlefield 4 press event scheduled for March 26, 2013. The invitation says the event will “celebrate a new era of Battlefield”. This event will take place during the 2013 Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco.
Origin is much like Steam, it is made to be a one stop shop for games. That is if you have a PC. You are able to purchase games and launch them through the Origin platform. Origin is finally opening the platform up to Mac users, well only a few thousand U.S. and U.K. users to start. Right now Origin for Mac is in Alpha and is far from complete.
SimCity is a game that I grew up on, before I got into FPS games SimCity was all that I played. I have played every SimCity that was released. Can you believe that it has been 10 years since SimCity 4 was released and 6 years since SimCity Societies. Well that wait will soon be over at EA will be releasing a new SimCity game, simply named “SimCity” on March 5th. For all of those waiting EA will be holding an open beta the weekend of January 25-28. In order to participate you need to sign up before this Sunday January 20th. That is only 2 days away so get your beta registration in!