Battlefield 4

PC, PS3, XB360, XBOX ONE, PS4 / Action / Release: Oct 29, 2013 / ESRB: M

Battlefield 4 patched on PC today, PS4 & PS3 tomorrow

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 13, 2014 6:05am PST

Battlefield 4 launched in a wonky enough state that disgruntled shareholders have launched a class-action lawsuit over how it effected EA's share price, but bless its heart, developer DICE has been trying. The PC edition has received a new patch today, targeting more of thos...


EA hit with class action lawsuit over Battlefield 4 bugs

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 18, 2013 2:15pm PST

EA investors are none too happy with the botched launch of Battlefield 4 and have filed a class action lawsuit against the publisher.


Battlefield 4 PS4 patch aims at crashes

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 11, 2013 11:15am PST

As pleasant as Battlefield 4 may be, it's also a mite wonky--enough so that developer DICE paused work on its DLC until the FPS is in better shape. The PC version got a little TLC earlier this week, and now it's the PS4's turn. A new patch today brings plenty of crash fixes,...


Battlefield 4 patch to fix crashes on PC version

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 09, 2013 1:45pm PST

A new PC patch has been deployed for the PC version of Battlefield 4, with DICE aiming to fix the most frequent causes of client-side crashes.


Weekend Confirmed 194 - Gran Turismo 6, Tearaway

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 06, 2013 11:00am PST

Jeff Cannata is in the Big Apple this weekend, which leaves host Garnett Lee to lead this week's episode of Weekend Confirmed solo. He welcomes in Shacknews' Ozzie Mejia, Christian Spicer, and Nikole Zivalich and they lead off the show by discussing the increasing problems p...


Battlefield 4 expansion development suspended

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 04, 2013 1:00pm PST

Many players are angry at EA and DICE for shipping the China Rising expansion for Battlefield 4--especially as ongoing issues plague all versions...


Battlefield 4 'player appreciation' will offer double XP

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 22, 2013 2:20pm PST

"Resolving the launch issues is our #1 priority. In fact, we are so serious that we have the entire team working to stabilize the game and we will not move on to other projects until we are sure that Battlefield 4 meets--and exceeds--your expectations. It is the right thing ...


Battlefield 4: Second Assault trailer shows off the new (old) maps

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 20, 2013 4:10pm PST

Are you ready to play through Caspian Border, Operation Metro, Gulf of Oman, and Operation Firestorm all over again?


Battlefield games are 'two year projects'

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 20, 2013 4:00pm PST

Electronic Arts has avoided annualizing the Battlefield series, in spite of the success Activision has had with the Call of Duty franchise. EA CFO Blake Jorgensen pointed out the many reasons why the company doesn't believe that's a smart decision for them.


Battlefield 4 lets you lean and peek with Kinect

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 06, 2013 11:45am PST

As promised, the Xbox One version of Battlefield 4 will support Kinect functionality when it launches on November 22nd. But what will you be able to do with Microsoft's bundled camera? You'll be able to lean and peek.


Battlefield 4 PC bug-fixing underway

By Steve Watts, Nov 04, 2013 9:30am PST

Battlefield 4 has suffered reports of some bugs in the PC version, including freezing and crashing. DICE has outlined its known bugs and the series of patches it will be issuing to stomp them.


Battlefield 4: Second Assault DLC maps revealed

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 01, 2013 12:45pm PDT

One of the upcoming map packs for Battlefield 4 Premium is "Second Assault," which takes "fan-favorite" maps from Battlefield 3 and remixes them to...


Battlefield 4 'China Rising' coming on December 3

By Steve Watts, Oct 31, 2013 6:00am PDT

Battlefield 4's "China Rising" DLC will start hitting on December 3 for premium members, with non-premium access to begin two weeks later.


Call of Duty and Battlefield are higher-res on PS4 than Xbox One

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 30, 2013 2:00pm PDT

Initial reports pegged PlayStation 4 as more powerful than Xbox One. But, will the differences between the two consoles make much a difference? Apparently, two big multiplatform games both run at a higher resolution on PS4 than on Xbox One: Call of Duty and Battlefield.


Battlefield 4 video review: current-gen combat

By Shane Satterfield, Oct 28, 2013 9:01pm PDT

While Battlefield 4 is ready to go "next-gen" on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One, the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 outings will nonetheless be played by a significant audience. How have EA and DICE fared on the current-gen?