EA’s first-person shooter Battlefield 5 has acquired a fast replace that cuts the variety of tanks on the sphere in half, decreasing the preliminary tank spawn fee on Breakthrough’s first Sector to 2 as a substitute of 4.
DICE’s world group supervisor Adam Freeman introduced on Twitter that the change impacts the primary Sector on Solomon Islands, a brand new Breakthrough map a part of the sport’s Chapter 6: Into The Jungle replace. According to Freeman, DICE has seen that Defenders on Breakthrough have been getting crushed as a result of tank onslaught. The discount ought to give gamers on that facet some respiratory room.
We’ve made a change to Solomon Islands at present that impacts the primary Sector on Breakthrough #Battlefield
We’re seeing a very balanced expertise for the map general however the 1st two sectors have been fairly brutal for Defenders so we have lowered the preliminary Tank Spawn from four to 2 pic.twitter.com/9tSIZPo6eP
— Freeman (@PartWelsh) February 13, 2020
Freeman doubled down on the choice in a follow-up tweet, making certain that the discount will create a “balanced number of Tanks on the Battlefield for the Second Sector.” He mentioned DICE will monitor the change on Breakthrough over the weekend and implement extra changes ought to they develop into obligatory.
In addition to Solomon Islands, Battlefield 5’s Into The Jungle replace additionally features a bevy of latest weapons just like the Type-11 LMB, Model 37 Shotgun, M2 Carbine, and extra.
DICE has teased just a few different adjustments coming in Battlefield 5’s 6.2 replace, together with an enormous weapons stability adjustment. Further, tank customization is within the works however there isn’t any phrase on when it will go dwell.