Battlefield 3

PC, XB360, PS3 / Action / Release: Oct 25, 2011 / ESRB: M

Battlefield Hardline beta due for Xbox One

By Robert Workman, Jun 16, 2014 10:10am PDT

Battlefield: Hardline will get its own special beta on Xbox One.


Battlefield 3 now free on Origin

By Robert Workman, May 29, 2014 11:30am PDT

EA is giving away one of its better shooters for no charge over on Origin.


Battlefield 3 and Jet Set Radio join PlayStation Plus in July

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 01, 2013 2:38pm PDT

A new month means new additions to the PlayStation Plus Instant Game Collection. Headlining offerings for July are Battlefield 3 and Jet Set Radio....


Battlefield 3's Close Quarters DLC free during E3

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 11, 2013 6:30am PDT

If you haven't bought Battlefield 3's Close Quarters DLC by now, you're probably not that interested in it. However, if you haven't but wouldn't mind an excuse to load the old BF3 back up and shoot some more men, good news! EA has made the $10 map pack free for E3 week, so h...


Battlefield 4 pre-orders include BF3 bonuses

By Steve Watts, Jun 05, 2013 9:15am PDT

Another Battlefield 4 pre-order bonus includes unlocks for Battlefield 3.


Battlefield 3 suffers DDOS attack, double XP weekend delayed

By Steve Watts, May 09, 2013 11:30am PDT

Battlefield 3 and the associated Battlelog service have been the target of DDOS attacks this week, resulting in downed servers and an indefinite delay to the planned double XP weekend.


DICE eyes up Oculus Rift for Frostbite engine

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 06, 2013 12:15pm PST

Virtual reality and 3D goggles have been seen as something of a joke for positively yonks, but the Oculus Rift seems to be changing opinions. Industry figures including John Carmack, Valve's Michael Abrash, and Cliff Bleszinski have all endorsed it, and now DICE is giving it...


Battlefield 3 'End Game' DLC starting roll-out this week

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

Battlefield 3's "End Game" DLC finally has a set of dates. It will come to PS3 Premium members tomorrow, then Premium PC/Xbox 360 players next week, and subsequently all PS3 and then PC/360 players.


Battlefield 3 trailer shows off 'End Game'

By Steve Watts, Mar 01, 2013 12:30pm PST

A new trailer for Battlefield 3's "End Game" DLC features lead designer Niklas Fegraeus explaining and showing off the new maps and vehicles.


Battlefield 3 End Game DLC trailer focuses on Capture the Flag

By John Keefer, Jan 31, 2013 10:00am PST

End Game, the last DLC pack in Battlefield 3's season of content, will be coming sometime in March, and EA has released a down-and-dirty trailer showing the return of Capture the Flag mode.


Battlefield 3 'End Game' DLC detailed

By Steve Watts, Dec 20, 2012 10:05am PST

DICE has detailed Battlefield 3's final announced downloadable content, End Game.


Battlefield 3 'Aftermath' launches with new trailer

By Steve Watts, Nov 27, 2012 9:30am PST

Battlefield 3's "Aftermath" DLC launches today for Premium PlayStation 3 owners, and DICE has rolled out a trailer showing off the new features.


Battlefield 3 Premium sells over 2 million

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 30, 2012 2:30pm PDT

EA has announced that more than two million players are taking advantage of Premium, which adds a number of new map packs for DICE's popular online shooter.


Battlefield 3: Aftermath continues year of the bow

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 18, 2012 6:00am PDT

Add Battlefield 3 to the long list of games showing off bows or crossbows this year. EA today showed off its 'Aftermath' DLC pack for the first time, revealing a chunky crossbow. It offers more than just a crossbow though, also adding four new maps, more vehicles, and an ext...


EA buys Battlefield app studio

By Steve Watts, Sep 27, 2012 4:00pm PDT

EA has bought up ESN, the developer behind the Battlelog web and mobile app.