Battlefield 2042 It is being a monumental failure. To the point that even cheaters don’t want to play it and it’s so bad that even Steam made exceptions to their refund policy. It is a serious situation that EA is looking for a solution and one of them could be to make one of its modes free.
As we told you a few days ago, Tom Henderson, a recognized insider who has leaked correct information about Battlefield, commented that EA is considering the idea of making it free-to-play. Now, the source shared an update and it seems that the idea is not to make the entire game free-to-play, but only one of its modes.
According to Henderson, the idea of Electronic Arts is to offer the Portal mode as a free-to-play. In case you don’t know, this is the mode of Battlefield 2042 that the community can use to create crazy gaming experiences in highly customizable modes.
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Apparently Portal is currently the most popular mode of Battlefield 2042. Thus, by making it free-to-play, Electronic Arts would seek for fans to experience the best face of DICE’s FPS. With this, they would like to motivate them to try the full experience and buy Battlefield 2042.
Now, Electronic Arts is also exploring the possibility of Hazard Zone being the mode of Battlefield 2042 which becomes free-to-play. It’s a battle royale-style experience, so making it free-to-play would make sense given the popularity of the genre. That said, Hazard Zone has failed to captivate the gaming community. Battlefield 2042, so it would be a risky bet.
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Should you believe the rumors about Battlefield 2042?
Now the question is, should you believe the rumors about Battlefield 2042? We recommend you take them with a grain of salt, although it is information that is worth paying attention to.
We say this as Tom Henderson has proven to be one of the most trusted insiders in the industry and his previous work shows that he has contacts with insiders. That said, the reality is that it is not foolproof either and you may receive news that is not accurate.
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In addition, it must be taken into account that Henderson assures that EA is only considering returning a mode of Battlefield 2042 in free-to-play. That is, it does not guarantee that it will happen, so there is a possibility that in the end the company will decide that this address is not the correct one to revive its most recent FPS.
what do you think about this information? Do you think that Battlefield 2042 could it succeed if any of its modes became free-to-play? Tell us in the comments.
Battlefield 2042 It arrived on November 19 on Xbox One, Xbox Series X | S, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5 and PC. You can learn more about this FPS saga by clicking here.