DICE has introduced that it has eliminated the Duo mode from Battlefield V‘s Firestorm as a result of an absence of gamers. In accordance with the developer, folks have been opting to play in Squads as an alternative, regardless of Duo receiving an “overwhelmingly constructive” response at launch.
Over on Reddit, the developer wrote:
It [Duo] debuted throughout a weekend, and was initially executed so solely as an early first take a look at the mode. Duo was initially designed as a restricted time providing much like Grind and Rush, and featured as restricted time content material in Chapter three.
When Duo was first eliminated, you instructed us that you just wished to see it come again and we have been completely happy to help.
Since then, we’ve seen extra people leap again into Squads mode, with much less preferring to Firestorm it up in Duo – so we’re going to get again to the unique plan immediately and we’ve disabled it’s matchmaking.
For these questioning if Duo will ever return, DICE mentioned that it’s assured that the mode will return and to “by no means say by no means.”
In the identical Reddit publish, the studio added that it’s presently exploring methods to make sure that all gamers take pleasure in limited-time modes past their preliminary launch. Extra particulars can be introduced in the end.
Firestorm is about to obtain three new places on Might 21st: Watchtowers, the Blue Forest, and the Excavation Web site. Along with this, DICE can be rolling out the primary Gold Tier weapons together with the Boys AT Rifle.
“Nicknamed the ‘elephant gun,’ this rifle has some severe stopping energy and can give gamers the means to assault enemy autos,” wrote the studio.
Gamers will be capable of discover Gold Tier weapons in safes, lockers, and provide drops.
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[Source: Reddit, EA]