EA is making Battlefield 2042 a little bit bit extra accessible throughout generations. The corporate announced Tuesday that the digital Customary Version of Battlefield 2042 on PS5 and Xbox Sequence X / S now consists of the Cross-Gen Bundle, which supplies you entry to each the PS4 and the PS5 or Xbox One and Xbox Sequence X / S variations of the sport. Beforehand, the Cross-Gen Bundle was solely out there with the dearer digital Gold and Final editions of Battlefield 2042.
It’s necessary to notice that this cross-gen profit has solely been added to the digital Customary Editions for next-gen consoles. If you happen to purchase the digital Customary Version on PS4 or Xbox One, the place it’s $10 cheaper than it’s on the PS5 and Xbox Sequence X / S, you gained’t get the Cross-Gen Bundle. The Cross-Gen Bundle can also be not an possibility for any bodily copy of the sport.
Battlefield 2042 helps full cross development, although, so irrespective of the place you play it, so long as you’re enjoying on profiles that hook up with the identical EA Account, your progress will carry over. If you happen to’re contemplating choosing up a next-gen console sooner or later however wish to begin enjoying Battlefield 2042 in your PS4 or Xbox One earlier than you do, you would possibly wish to choose up the next-gen digital Customary Version so that you’ve free entry to the next-gen model of the sport down the street.
Battlefield 2042 can be launched on November nineteenth. If you wish to attempt it forward of launch, EA is hosting a beta that runs from October sixth by way of the ninth. Individuals who preordered the sport or are an EA Play member will be capable to play it first, beginning on October sixth at 3AM ET. The beta will open up for everybody on October eighth at 3AM ET. Extra particulars could be present in this FAQ on EA’s website.