Battlefield 1943

PC, XB360, PS3 / Action / Release: Jul 8, 2009 / ESRB: RP

Battlefield 1943 Xbox 360 Release Overloads Servers

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 08, 2009 9:12am PDT

DICE's downloadable multiplayer-only shooter Battlefield 1943 launched today on Xbox 360, as celebrated by a new launch trailer, though it's been a


"LOL great game but this just proves why proprietary gaming networks suck."

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Battlefield 1943 Coming to Consoles Next Week

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 02, 2009 6:14am PDT

DICE has announced that Battlefield 1943 will be released July 8 on Xbox Live Arcade then July 9 on the PlayStation Network, priced at $15 (1200 Microsoft Points). A new trailer introduces Guadalcanal, one of three maps available at launch for 2


"are there dedicated servers like bad company had? if so, BOUGHTED"

- bninja see all 24 comments

New Battlefield 1943 Screens Buzz By

By Nick Breckon, Jun 24, 2009 2:26pm PDT

According to recent comment from developer DICE, the downloadable Battlefield 1943 probably won't make it out on PS3 and Xbox 360 for another week...


"I was going to give EA/DICE another chance (BF2 was a BIG disappointment with their retarded ..."

- Orpheus666 see all 40 comments

Battlefield 1943 Bonus Fourth Map Unlocked by Blood

By Alice O'Connor, May 29, 2009 5:58am PDT

DICE has today announced that PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 edition of its downloadable multeriplayer shooter Battlefield 1943 will contain not three maps but four, setting "a worldwide community challenge" to unlock the fourth field of war, Coral Sea.


"coral sea? uuug... that was an annoying map. I dont think id be eagerly watching the website ..."

- -=kodiak=- see all 37 comments

Battlefield 1943 Trailer Blows Up the Sands of Iwo Jima

By Nick Breckon, May 14, 2009 12:17pm PDT

DICE has released another trailer for its downloadable 24-player revival of the Battlefield 1942 formula. This particular video takes a look at the remake of classic map Iwo Jima, with classic 1942 music blaring in the background. Battlefield 1


"why waste time on this crap when there's so many better things they could be doing like updating ..."

- spiderdemon007 see all 25 comments

Battlefield 1943 Interview: DICE Talks PC Changes, Delay Conspiracies and Battlefield 3

By Chris Faylor, May 14, 2009 7:31am PDT

"It's not supposed to be the game that's gonna replace your big games, like Battlefield 2 or 2142," producer Gordon Van Dyke tells me of the upcoming Battlefield 1943. "It's more action-based and it's not as heavily [focused] on the strategy, per s


Battlefield 1943 Screenshots: Bombs Away

By Chris Faylor, Apr 30, 2009 8:02am PDT

DICE has released new screenshots of its download-only multiplayer shooter Battlefield 1943, accompanying tales of battlefield hijinks from...


"I loved how in BF 1942 you could jump into almost any vehicle you could think of. From all the ..."

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DICE Defends Later PC Release of Battlefield 1943, Could Up Player Count and Drop Regeneration

By Chris Faylor, Apr 27, 2009 11:31am PDT

Following last week's revelation that the download-only Battlefield 1943 would hit consoles a few months before PC, developer DICE has spoken out...


"i'm all for testing this in the frostbite(?) engine on pc to blow up alot of buildings etc.. but ..."

- ClawHammR see all 106 comments

Battlefield 1943 Trailer Explores 'Wake Island'

By Chris Faylor, Apr 23, 2009 9:45am PDT

Earlier today, we learned that Battlefield 1943 will be $15 when it hits PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in June, and then PC in September. Now, publisher EA has released a new trailer for DICE's downl


"Let me at it on PC. Graphical FX could be a lot better, but the gameplay looks pretty solid."

- phreakshow see all 84 comments

Battlefield 1943 Priced, Hitting Consoles First

By Chris Faylor, Apr 23, 2009 7:31am PDT

DICE's downloadable 24-person multiplayer shooter Battlefield 1943 will arrive on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 this June, the studio announced today,...


"Did they release that BF2 patch they were talking about a week or two ago?"

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Battlefield 1943 Screenshots: Old Map, New Look

By Chris Faylor, Mar 30, 2009 10:37am PDT

Ensuring that Battlefield: Bad Company 2 doesn't get all of the attention today, EA has released a few new screenshots from DICE's other major...


"I played bf heroes for about 15 minutes, that game is for little kids. playes simple and no ..."

- fausto412 see all 60 comments

New Battlefield 1943 Details: Three Classes, Regenerating Health and Unlimited Ammo

By Chris Faylor, Feb 06, 2009 10:03am PST

Earlier this week, developer DICE revealed that it was readying Battlefield 1943, a download-only Battlefield 1942 sequel, for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360...


""And while the game will only ship with three maps, Dyke suggests that more maps could arrive ..."

- WanderlustX2 see all 323 comments

Battlefield 1943 Trailer Features Classic Gameplay

By Maarten Goldstein, Feb 05, 2009 6:39am PST

Hot on the heels of today's announcement, here's the first trailer for Battlefield 1943. Featuring the classic Battlefield locations Wake Island,


"I just don't understand what a developer needs to do to make people happy. I can't believe that ..."

- jeffmace3917 see all 185 comments

Battlefield 1943, Bad Company 2 Announced

By Maarten Goldstein, Feb 05, 2009 6:19am PST

Electronic Arts studio DICE today confirmed that Battlefield: Bad Company 2 is in development, as Electronic Arts CEO John Riccitiello revealed a...


"Um so... Why is a sequel coming to the PC when the first game wasn't even released?"

- fade2black244 see all 168 comments