Not too long ago, DICE revealed when Battlefield V gamers will be capable of expertise the battle royale mode, Firestorm. A Firestorm trailer set the discharge date for March 25, 2019, whereas additionally demonstrating what gamers ought to count on. Nevertheless, particulars concerning the map itself have been saved at a minimal. With days to go earlier than Firestorm goes stay, this has modified. Halvøy is the identify of the Battlefield V Firestorm map, and it’s supposedly the most important in franchise historical past.
This information comes courtesy of a collection of tweets on the collection’ official Twitter account. The primary of such tweets claims Halvøy as the most important Battlefield map to this point. A subsequent submit notes that Halvøy eclipses the dimensions of Hamada, quickly to develop into Battlefield’s second largest map, 10 occasions over.
That is Hamada, at present probably the most immense map in #Battlefield V. Halvøy is 10 occasions its measurement. pic.twitter.com/KVdPvzqlQa
— #Battlefield V (@Battlefield) March 18, 2019
Suffice it to say, gamers will most positively must depend on autos to navigate Halvøy, particularly since Firestorm’s lethal ring of fireplace will preserve gamers transferring. A number of of these autos sit middle stage in Firestorm’s aforementioned trailer, the place high-octane motion can also be proven off in spades.
It appears, then, the map’s measurement might encourage a dependency on autos that many different battle royale titles lack. That is a technique Firestorm will differentiate itself from related modes in the marketplace. One other distinction seems evident in Firestorm’s player-count. Whereas the usual battle royale expertise sometimes locations 100 gamers on a single map, Firestorm will solely function as much as 64 gamers directly.
[Source: Battlefield on Twitter]