Battlefield 2042 new Hazard Zone mode revealed in first trailer
Battlefield 2042’s third major gameplay mode, following the traditional All-Out Warfare and era-blending Battlefield Portal modes, will send players into tense, team-based missions against other teams, and hopefully they’ll make it out alive. The new mode is called Hazard Zone, and the objective here, developer DICE revealed on Thursday, is not to kill your enemies; it’s to grab data drives from downed satellites and exit the battlefield before someone else — or something else, like a tornado — kills you.
Hazard Zone, DICE has repeatedly stressed since Battlefield 2042’s original announcement, is not a battle royale. It features a smaller player count than Battlefield 2042’s core multiplayer mode, with just 32 players spread across eight teams on PlayStation 5, Windows PC, and Xbox Series X. (Last-gen consoles will support a …
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