Battlefield 1 is hetgeen waar elke fan naar uitkijkt en in de tussentijd kan je je prima vermaken met Battlefield 4 en Battlefield: Hardline. Hoewel DICE werkt aan de nieuwste telg in de franchise, laten ze de oudere games niet vallen en daarom komen ze met een gloednieuwe interface voor de drie genoemde games.

Deze nieuwe interface zal de ervaring voor spelers moeten verbeteren die meerdere Battlefield games spelen. Omwille van die reden passen ze deze nieuwe interface ook toe op oudere delen, waardoor je gemakkelijk vanuit één interface tussen de games kan schakelen.

Deze nieuwe interface is momenteel in gesloten beta voor Battlefield 4, zal gelijktijdig met Battlefield 1 uitkomen en Battlefield: Hardline krijgt kort hierna een update. Verwacht dus dat het volledige nieuwe systeem richting eind oktober operationeel is.

Hieronder hetgeen Dan Mitre, community manager bij DICE, te melden had over deze aanpassing.

“We’re always looking for new ways to improve your Battlefield experience. While we’re currently hard at work creating Battlefield 1, we still want to improve the experience for past Battlefield games – changes that will help unite Battlefield players regardless of whether they’re playing Battlefield 4, Battlefield Hardline, or Battlefield 1 in October. That’s why we’re happy to introduce something that will provide a more intuitive and centralized experience.

The new Battlefield user interface is designed to improve the experience of playing with friends and to bring relevant content to your attention.

Now, you’re able to create a Squad before you actually enter into a game. Being able to join up with your friends and join into a game together makes it a much smoother experience, and helps make sure you’re able to spawn on your buddies as soon as you’re in the game.

There are other changes as well that you’ll want to see for yourself, like a recommendation engine to suggest maps, modes, and more, giving you a more relevant and fine-tuned experience that quickly gets you to the things you want to do.

This new UI is currently rolling out in beta form in Battlefield 4 for a small audience, and we’ll have more information on additional testing opportunities in the coming months. This will also be released with Battlefield 1 (and Battlefield Hardline soon after that). Once it’s rolled out for all three games, you’ll be able to easily swap between the games as long as you own them. Want to jump from St. Quentin Scar in Battlefield 1 to the skyscrapers of Shanghai in Battlefield 4? It’ll be easier than ever.”