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  1. Armenius

    Battlefield V's battle royale Firestorm is now live

    The long-awaited Battle Royale mode for Battlefield V went live this morning on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. To differentiate itself from other Battle Royale games on the market, Battlefield V has players complete radiant objectives throughout the game in order to gain access to the best...
  2. AlphaAtlas

    Nvidia Claims Latest BFV Update Can Increase RTX Performance by 40%

    EA DICE posted patch notes for Battlefield V yesterday, which briefly mentioned that they were adding DLSS and RTX "optimizations" to the game without going into any detail. But that update was delayed until today, and now, Nvidia just published some more specifics. They claim that, with...
  3. AlphaAtlas

    Today's Battlefield V Patch Adds DLSS and Optimizes Ray Tracing

    EA DICE posted a big update to Battlefield V today. Among other things, the developers added a "new system that will ensure consistency between TTK (Time to Kill) and TTD (Time to Death) regardless of the network performance issues," and fixed quite a few bugs and exploits. But the devs also...
  4. cageymaru

    Does Adjusting Graphics Settings Lower Than the Game Allows Constitute Cheating?

    Jackfrags on YouTube has released a video that shows game play where users adjust the LoD Bias in their NVIDIA drivers to create an effect where Battlefield V looks like a cartoon. When the graphics are lowered by the user in this way, players can easily see enemy player movement. Bushes where...
  5. cageymaru

    DICE to Rollback TTK Changes and Remove "Conquest Core" Playlist in Battlefield V

    DICE has listened to the community and is in the process of rolling back time-to-kill (TTK) changes that made enemy players into bullet sponges. Also it is getting rid of the "Conquest Core" playlist which featured the faster TTK values. These changes are a server side change so no patch or...
  6. AlphaAtlas

    Battlefield 5 DLC Delayed Due to Technical Issues

    As we reported yesterday, Battlefield 5's "Overture" was supposed to launch today. But on the official Battlefield Twitter, the developers announced that the new DLC has been delayed due to an unspecified issue. As of now, there's no concrete timetable for the free DLC's release, but the...
  7. cageymaru

    Battlefield V Tides of War Chapter 1: Overture

    On December 4, 2018 DICE is taking down the Battlefield V servers for maintenance to roll out the new Battlefield V Tides of War Chapter 1: Overture Update for all platforms. This update will include a new map, a fresh untold War Story, and new rewards for completing challenges. The update is...
  8. cageymaru

    DICE and NVIDIA Collaborate to Increase DXR Performance in Battlefield V by up to 50%

    DICE and NVIDIA are collaborating to fix bugs and optimize Battlefield V to meet their performance goal of running DXR, real-time ray tracing, at 60+ FPS. This work has created performance uplifts of up to 50% in some problematic areas of the game. The companies are expected to continue this...
  9. cageymaru

    A DICE Rendering Engineer Discusses the Numbers Behind Ray Tracing in Battlefield V

    Eurogamer has conducted an interview with DICE rendering engineer Yasin Uludag where he explains the numbers and computer science behind the real-time ray tracing effects that PC gamers will experience when they turn NVIDIA RTX on. He discusses the bottlenecks and NVIDIA intrinsics used to...
  10. cageymaru

    Battlefield V - Official Launch Trailer

    Here is the official launch trailer for the game Battlefield V. I tried to ignore it, but after watching Twitch streams of it last night, I'll be in the trenches on November 20th. RTX on / RTX off! Battlefield V is out worldwide November 20. Battlefield V is World War 2 like you've never...
  11. AlphaAtlas

    Battlefield V is Live a Day Early

    DICE seems to be following Bethesda's lead, as they've launched the Battlefield V for Origin Access Premier members a little earlier than planned. Earlier today, forum member spaceman noticed that the game seems to launch, while others are reporting general Origin weirdness. Twitch is filled...
  12. AlphaAtlas

    Battlefield V's Launch Maps Revealed

    Battlefield V isn't launching with Battle Royale, but there will still be plenty to do at launch. Battlefield developers DICE just uploaded a video showing off the maps Battlefield V will launch with. Check out the reveal video here. In Battlefield V, you'll fight through the unexplored...
  13. cageymaru

    The Battlefield V PC System Requirements Have Been Released

    The Battlefield V PC system requirements have been released. The recommended spec is as follows. OS: 64-bit Windows 10 or later. Processor (AMD): AMD Ryzen 3 1300X. Processor (Intel): Intel Core i7 4790 or equivalent. Memory: 12GB RAM. Graphics card (NVIDIA): NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB...
  14. cageymaru

    EA Discusses the Battlefield V Progress and Economy Systems

    EA has created a blog post about the upcoming Battlefield V progression system and economy. They explain how unlocks through game play and real world currency will work. They emphasize that neither Battlefield Currency or real-world money will give a player an unfair advantage over another...
  15. AlphaAtlas

    Battlefield V Won't Launch With Battle Royale

    According to EA's own roadmap, Battlefield V won't launch with its advertised "Firestorm" battle royale mode. Assuming everything goes according to plan, Firestorm will come alongside chapter 3 of Battlefield's "Tides of War" service "starting in March" of 2019. Battle Royale comes to...
  16. AlphaAtlas

    Battlefield 5 Gets a Singleplayer Campaign Trailer

    Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 may have ditched the campaign mode for more multiplayer content, but Battlefield 5 still has a singleplayer campaign. Check out the new trailer for it here. Discover the untold stories of World War 2 with Battlefield V's single player War Stories. In Nordlys, resist...
  17. Dayaks

    RTX 2080 meets Dry Ice der8auer

    This is perfect. Looks like shunt mod doesn't make sense to do in traditional gaming at least. Now I just need him to do this with a 2080ti. Also not sure RTX features will make the cards more power limited since a decent portion of the die isn't being used right now. Stock: 66.74 fps Max...
  18. cageymaru

    Battlefield V Real-Time Ray Tracing and Graphics Options Explained

    Real-time ray tracing is the new hot word in PC gaming as Nvidia focused on it during the Nvidia RTX 2000 series reveal. Digital Foundry has been privy to new information about the tech and how it runs under the hood of Battlefield V from their discussions with DICE employees. For example...
  19. DooKey

    Battlefield 5 Has Been Delayed By a Month

    EA is delaying the Battlefield 5 release by a month and it will now be available on November 20th. They say this delay is because the core gameplay needs to be adjusted. Gameplay tempo, soldier visibility, and player friction are the areas they are looking into. I have to agree on the soldier...
  20. DooKey

    DICE Made Nvidia’s Ray Traced Gaming Dreams a Reality in Just Eight Months

    DICE technical director, Christian Holmquist, says they began working on ray tracing for Battlefield 5 late last year and did it with early drivers and no hardware. That's just eight months ago and when you think about it this is pretty quick since it's new for PC gaming. Also, he says they went...
  21. DooKey

    Battlefield 5 Developers Wish They'd Included Women in Battlefield 1, Too

    Dice developer, Alexander Grondal, is doubling down on his earlier statements about women in Battlefield 5 and says he wishes he had included women in Battlefield 1 when it was released. I don't really care whether women are in the games or not, but a vocal group of Battlefield fans have...
  22. R

    DICE Ending Monthly Support For Battlefield 1 in June

    In a bit of news that slipped past us, DICE has announced that it will be ending monthly support for Battlefield 1 starting in June. In a news post last Wednesday DICE talked about the final expansion, Apocalypse, as well as making more maps available for everyone, and a new game mode called...
  23. Blorgon

    Battlefield 1 No-HUD Gameplay on 21:9

    Looks absolutely phenomenal. A HUD-less game mode would be awesome for BF1.
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