DICE Battlefield 3 Community Manager crash7800 has not long posted some official information about Battlefield 4 and the upcoming beta! He adds what will be supported In the coming multi-platform shooter:
A better VOIP solution
More robust eSports support
Anyway on with the show, all information below is official but not 100% at this stage, please give us your feedback and your thoughts on Battlefield 4.
Seeing a lot of questions about the BF4 beta announce and thought that’d I make a thread where you can find official, definitive information and help to address some concerns that I’m seeing.
The Battlefield 4 Beta will be in Fall of 2013. We don’t have a BF4 release date yet but, of course, it will be after the beta.
We will continue to support BF3. DICE and EA are dedicated to continuing our support for Battlefield 3. Just as we’ve continued to support and maintain Bad Company 2, we intend to continue providing the best Battlefield 3 experience we can well into the future and past the release of End Game and Battlefield 4.
There are several teams at DICE. Starting work on Battlefield 4 does not mean that we will be abandoning Battlefield 3 or working any less hard to bring you the best expansions we can.
Your feedback absolutely matters. We will continue to use it to improve BF3 and to make Battlefield 4 even better from day one.
Official details regarding BF4 will always be on Battlefield.com/battlefield-4. We expect there to be a lot of rumors and speculation – don’t fall for it! 😉
Let me know if you guys have other concerns. Obviously, at this point there are some things that we don’t know or that we’re keeping under wraps.
Today’s a busy day so it may take me some time to get back to you – thanks for your patience!
Additional points of clarification
There will be other ways to get into the beta aside from MoH Warfighter. At this time, however, it is the only way to guarantee entry.
We’ve been seeing a lot of concerns about the pacing of release (i.e. “only” two years after BF3). I think it’s worth noting that DICE has released a Battlefield game every two years or sooner AND Mirror’s Edge. I truly believe that we’re in one of the best positions to be creating our next title – Frostbite 2 has matured, we’ve been gathering fan feedback like crazy, Battlefield 3 continues to expand with features which we can learn from, and we’ve got more data about how people play than ever.