Battlefield 1942

PC / Action / Release: Sep 10, 2002 / ESRB: T

Battlefield 1942 is free from Origin's On the House program

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 18, 2014 10:15am PDT

Last month, EA gave away free copies of Dead Space on Origin. Today, they've made Battlefield 1942 free.

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Battlefield 1942 free on Origin to celebrate 10 year anniversary

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 05, 2012 10:15am PST

Electronic Arts has made classic FPS Battlefield 1942 free as a "thank you" to Battlefield fans.

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DICE shows Battlefield series visual evolution

By Steve Watts, Oct 25, 2011 4:15pm PDT

DICE's Johan Andersson walks us through the Battlefield series and how DICE has iterated on visual improvements, culminating (so far) with Battlefield 3.

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New Galactic Conquest

By Maarten Goldstein, Feb 04, 2005 11:07am PST

Version 5 of the Star Wars: Galactic Conquest mod for Battlefield 1942 has been released, adding four new maps, eight vehicles (there are now a...

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"I wonder how come Lucasarts has not foxed this mod, especially since they have a similar product ..."

- Zimmy see all 6 comments

BFTV Article

By Maarten Goldstein, Dec 03, 2004 6:12am PST

Boomtown has an article on Battlefield TV, an upcoming tool which will add a HLTV-like spectator mode for Battlefield. There will be features like...

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"r u srs? There was just some news last week about how they didn't think BFTV would be in ..."

- flasher 907 see all 4 comments

Forgotten Hope 0.65 Release

By Maarten Goldstein, Sep 25, 2004 11:18am PDT

The Forgotten Hope team has released a new version of their popular Battlefield 1942 mod which adds a ton of new content to the game. You can find...

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"Yeah lol, it is what bf1942 wishs to be. The old school planes play so much better then ones in ..."

- eggburt see all 11 comments

Battlefield 2 Movie

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 26, 2004 6:41am PDT

PC.IGN also has some shacky cam Battlefield 2 footage, which is looking pretty damn sweet. The WMV movie runs for a minute and 18 seconds.

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"One of my personal gripes about BF:V is the transport helicopters being so lame. I'd like to see ..."

- S1ing B1ade see all 47 comments

Battlefield Vietnam Community Update

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 23, 2004 4:06pm PDT

There is a new community update on the official Battlefield Vietnam website. It mentions the 1.1 patch has been delayed, mentioning that they're...

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"I really dont notice too much of an overall difference from the screenshots; it looks to me like ..."

- pvtmike see all 21 comments

Battlefield Vietnam 1.1 News

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 25, 2004 5:43pm PDT

There is a new community update on the official Battlefield Vietnam website, offering a full list of changes planned for the upcoming 1.1 patch....

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New Galactic Conquest

By Maarten Goldstein, Apr 20, 2004 7:26am PDT

A new version of the Galactic Conquest mod for BF1942 has been released, now at version 0.3. The new release adds a new map, several vehicles and a...

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New Empires Release

By Maarten Goldstein, Apr 11, 2004 9:29am PDT

A new version of the BF1942 RTS/FPS mod Empires has been released. The changelog can be found here and we have the mod mirrored on FileShack.

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Trauma Studios Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Apr 01, 2004 7:19am PST

New on HomeLAN Fed today is a Q&A with Frank DeLise of Trauma Studios, developer of the Desert Combat mod. In addition to working on DC, Trauma...

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Battlefield 1942 Mac Bound

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 25, 2004 8:45am PST

This one is for all the Apple fans here on the Shack: Battlefield 1942 is coming to the Mac. Aspyr Media will be publishing the port, which will...

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Eve of Destruction 0.31 Released

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 14, 2004 11:04am PST

The Eve of Destruction team have released a patch for their Battlefield 1942 mod, updating it to version 0.31. Linux and Windows server files are...

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New Galactic Conquest

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 12, 2004 12:59pm PST

Version 0.2 of the Galactic Conquest mod for Battlefield 1942 has been released, sporting all kinds of new features and content. You can find a...

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