• Battlefield 2042 is a little bit better thanks to Update 2

    7 days ago - By WMPoweruser

    After launching in a fun, albeit very rocky state, Battlefield 2042 has been in need of some improvement, and thankfully EA and DICE are doing just that, as Update 2 is live now. Focused primarily around improving weapon spread and nerfing the tremendously overpowered building scaling hovercrafts, this update might not be the most major,...
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  • Battlefield 2042 Update 2 has improved bullet spread and nerfed hovercrafts

    Battlefield 2042 Update 2 has improved bullet spread and nerfed hovercrafts

    7 days ago - By Rock, Paper, Shotgun

    After releasing Battlefield 2042 in an unready state, Dice today took a step towards fixing and finishing it by releasing a wee patch which tweaks weapon balance and fixes some bugs. Bullet spread on all guns except shotguns is reduced, for starters, making them more accurate. The ludicrous hovercraft is less murderous too. And they've wiped out bugs including one which left players stuck downed, unable to respawn. Read on for more.
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  • Battlefield 2042 lead designer departs EA DICE

    Battlefield 2042 lead designer departs EA DICE

    7 days ago - By GamesRadar

    Battlefield 2042's head of design is reportedly exiting developer EA DICE. As reported by VGC yesterday, Fawzi Mesmar, head of design at EA DICE for both the Battlefield and Star Wars Battlefront franchises, has left the developer. However, the report claims this wasn't a sudden decision from Mesmar, as he had been planning to leave the studio "for some time" once Battlefield 2042 shipped earlier this month. Mesmar has served as EA DICE's head of design for both shooter franchises since since 2019, where he oversaw groups of developers totalling north of 80 personnel. Before this however...
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