Battlefield V

Battlefield V is a first-person shooter video game developed by EA DICE and published by Electronic Arts.wikipedia
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Battlefield 1

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The game is based on World War II and is a thematic continuation of its World War I based precursor Battlefield 1.
A sequel, Battlefield V, was announced on May 23, 2018 and was released on November 20, 2018.

Battlefield (video game series)

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Battlefield V is the sixteenth installment in the Battlefield series.
, its title is Battlefield V.

Origin (digital distribution software)

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Those who pre-ordered the Deluxe Edition of the game were granted early access to the game on November 15, 2018, and Origin Access Premium subscribers on PC received access to the game on November 9, 2018.
Battlefield V

Electronic Entertainment Expo 2018

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DICE unveiled the first details surrounding Battlefield V on May 23, 2018, with more information to be unveiled during the EA Play press conference near E3 2018 in June.
The EA Play 2018 event was held at the Hollywood Palladium from June 9 to June 11. EA's press conference was held on June 9 at 11am PT (2pm ET), and covered Battlefield V, and FIFA 19, Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, Star Wars Battlefront II, Unravel Two, Sea of Solitude, NBA Live 19, Madden NFL 19, Command & Conquer: Rivals, and Anthem.

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Battlefield V is a first-person shooter video game developed by EA DICE and published by Electronic Arts.

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Battlefield V is a first-person shooter video game developed by EA DICE and published by Electronic Arts.
On May 23, 2018, the announcement trailer for Battlefield V was met with a backlash from some fans of the series who criticized the game for an alleged lack of historical accuracy and authenticity.

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The game will feature several new multiplayer modes, including the "continuous" campaign mode "Tides of War", "Firestorm", and "Grand Operations".
Activision's Call of Duty series features a battle royale mode titled "Blackout" in its 2018 installment, Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, while Electronic Arts' Battlefield V will also include a Battle Royale mode.

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Some fans were also frustrated with the portrayal of women in the game, specifically with the British woman featured in the trailer as British women never participated in frontline combat and were mostly relegated to supporting roles.
The announcement trailer for Battlefield V was met with a backlash from some fans of the series who were frustrated with the portrayal of women in the game, specifically with the British woman featured in the trailer as British women never participated in frontline combat during the Second World War and were mostly relegated to supporting roles.

Criterion Games

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Furthermore, this particular game mode is not being developed by EA DICE themselves, but has been outsourced to Criterion Games and features the biggest map created by the franchise to date.

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As in Battlefield 1, the single-player campaign is divided into episodic War Stories, three of which are available at launch: "Nordlys" takes place from the point-of-view of a Norwegian resistance fighter taking part in the sabotage of the German nuclear program, "Tirailleur" tells the story of a Senegalese Tirallieur during Operation Dragoon, and "Under No Flag" puts the player in the shoes of Billy Bridger, a convicted bank robber and explosives expert conscripted into the Special Boat Service to take part in Operation Albumen.
In the 2018 game Battlefield V, a fictionalized version of the events are depicted as part of a single player mission known as "Nordlys" (northern lights in Norwegian).

Patrick Söderlund

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EA chief creative officer Patrick Söderlund said the developer was uninterested in taking flak for diversifying the gaming space.
The timing of the announcement came just before various news publications announced that EA's Battlefield V had dramatically underperformed in expected pre-order sales.

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In August, the Cowen Group, gaming industry analysts, reported that pre-order sales of Battlefield V were "weak", being 85% behind those of Call of Duty: Black Ops 4.
Players and critics compared the release model unfavorably to other companies' approach toward free content, such as Electronic Arts with Battlefield V, criticizing Activision for focusing on the monetization of downloadable content and microtransactions, and splitting the game's community.

Game Critics Awards

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2018: Battlefield V (for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One)

First-person shooter

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Battlefield V is a first-person shooter video game developed by EA DICE and published by Electronic Arts.

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Battlefield V is a first-person shooter video game developed by EA DICE and published by Electronic Arts.

Microsoft Windows

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It was released worldwide for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One on November 20, 2018.

PlayStation 4

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It was released worldwide for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One on November 20, 2018.

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It was released worldwide for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One on November 20, 2018.

World War II

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The game is based on World War II and is a thematic continuation of its World War I based precursor Battlefield 1.

World War I

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The game is based on World War II and is a thematic continuation of its World War I based precursor Battlefield 1.

Company (military unit)

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There will be an expanded focus on player customization through the new Company system, where players will be able to create multiple characters with various cosmetic and weapon options.

Cooperative gameplay

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Similarly to Battlefield 1, the game will feature a collection of single-player "war stories" based on aspects of World War II. The game also features a cooperative mode not seen since Battlefield 3 called "Combined Arms", where four players can undertake missions together and features dynamic missions and objectives so missions cannot be played the same way each time.

Battlefield 3

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Similarly to Battlefield 1, the game will feature a collection of single-player "war stories" based on aspects of World War II. The game also features a cooperative mode not seen since Battlefield 3 called "Combined Arms", where four players can undertake missions together and features dynamic missions and objectives so missions cannot be played the same way each time.