Visceral Games, an Electronic Arts Inc. studio and makers of the critically-acclaimed Dead Space series, today unveiled Battlefield Hardline for Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PC. The game will be available coming October 21 in North America. Battlefield Hardline playable now for the public in a closed multiplayer beta on the Origin for PC. Players can sign up for a chance to play at www.battlefield.com/beta.
Delivering an all-new canvas for the best-in-class first person action gameplay the Battlefield franchise is known for, Battlefield Hardline sees Visceral Games bring its critically-acclaimed single player storytelling pedigree to provide an engaging story in a setting reminiscent of modern TV crime dramas. In multiplayer, fans will feel the thrill of the heist or the satisfaction of the ultimate bust with new twists including new modes, weapons, vehicles and gadgets.
“This is an awesome opportunity to take one of gaming’s most exciting franchises in a new direction,” said Steve Papoutsis, Vice President and General Manager of Visceral Games. “The cops and criminals fantasy is a great new backdrop for Battlefield and allows us to introduce an impactful story, while still maintaining that intense multiplayer action that fans expect. Best of all, the beta allows lots of fans to jump in and play immediately.”
For more information on the Battlefield Hardline pre-order offers please visit Battlefield Hardline – Amazon page.