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  • Summary: Enter mankind's greatest conflict with Battlefield 5 as the series goes back to its roots with a never-before-seen portrayal of World War 2. Lead your squad to victory with new ways to turn the battlefield to your advantage. Assemble your Company of customized soldiers, weapons, and vehiclesEnter mankind's greatest conflict with Battlefield 5 as the series goes back to its roots with a never-before-seen portrayal of World War 2. Lead your squad to victory with new ways to turn the battlefield to your advantage. Assemble your Company of customized soldiers, weapons, and vehicles then take them on an epic journey through the Tides of War. Experience the most intense, immersive Battlefield yet. You will never be the same. Expand
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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 30 out of 38
  2. Negative: 0 out of 38
  1. Nov 14, 2018
    92
    If you're looking for a multiplayer shooter that offers more than twitch-based gameplay and is not strictly focused on kills, then you should definitely give Battlefield V a try.
  2. 90
    Battlefield V retains heart in its single player War Stories mode and variety in its multiplayer modes. New & improved personalisation within 'Your Company' gives each of the classes a fresh, personal feel to your soldiers, while remaining authentic to the era. A solid road map of content is set to deliver new maps, modes and seasonal events to keep gamers coming back, which is a good thing as no other game does raw gun play and bullet physics quite like Battlefield. It just feels right and Battlefield V is no exception.
  3. Nov 21, 2018
    83
    Battlefield V manages the series' formula in many aspects, offering us one of the most entertaining multiplayer FPS experiences to date. On the other hand, though, it feels a bit underdeveloped with an overly short and somewhat dull single-player campaign and an overall lack of contents. It will definitely be a better and richer game in some months, when more content will have been delivered.
  4. Nov 14, 2018
    80
    If DICE is telling the truth and Battlefield V develops into a long-term, always evolving online game, fans are in for a treat. The bones of BFV are robust. It looks outstanding, plays great, and the stories of World War 2 are a constant draw for history fans. There are rough patches for the time being, but if those get smoothed out and the content pipeline remains full, Battlefield V stands to have a very, very long shelf life with shooter fans.
  5. Nov 16, 2018
    80
    Fans of the Battlefield franchise will find that despite its flaws, Battlefield V warrants a return trip to World War II. If we look at raw numbers, there's less content than before, but the quality of the maps remains the same, and free DLC is on the way. Some old modes, like Frontlines, feel like a slog, while new modes like Grand Operations feel quite quick despite having longer intended play times. The game looks gorgeous, but it still has some graphical issues that need to be ironed out. Despite all of this and a number of bugs that are already being addressed by DICE, BF5 still manages to retain all of the traits and quirks that make the Battlefield series feel exhilarating.
  6. Nov 20, 2018
    75
    I trust DICE, I think they’re a great developer, and I have no doubt that six months from now when all of the promised content for Battlefield 5 has finally made its way into the game that this will be one of the best multiplayer shooters on the market. But at this moment, it simply feels like more of what we’ve already seen before with some slight tweaks that only series veterans will truly appreciate.
  7. Nov 14, 2018
    60
    As it stands now, Battlefield V is a beautiful depiction of an ugly war that offers only a few fleeting chances to reflect on what it meant...And then the bullets start flying.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 37 out of 107
  2. Negative: 64 out of 107
  1. Nov 15, 2018
    10
    This is the best Battlefield after Bf2 and Bf3! The system of lack of ammunition and first aid kits is very cool! I don't understand theThis is the best Battlefield after Bf2 and Bf3! The system of lack of ammunition and first aid kits is very cool! I don't understand the idiots who say the game is bad because there are women or black people in it, because they really were in world War II. The gameplay of the game is a masterpiece, and I calmly put her 10 out of 10! Hopefully, the developers will fix some technical problems, and then it will definitely be the best part of the series! Expand
  2. Nov 17, 2018
    10
    All the dlc will be completely free. This has been said to include all the major/popular conflicts, so you can expect to see D-Day etc, andAll the dlc will be completely free. This has been said to include all the major/popular conflicts, so you can expect to see D-Day etc, and the Americans/Japanese/Russians after launch.

    The over the top customisation seen in the reveal trailer? All gone. Scrapped in favour of a more historically accurate uniform system, which all seems plausible to have existed at the time. This means no robot arms or God of War face paint, as some reviews are suggesting.

    With that out the way, I will say the game is great. The graphics are superb, as is the gameplay, and really give off a sense of awe and dread. The moment you see a V1 rocket take out half your squad and send you flying across the ground, only for you to stumble to your feet and get back in the fight, your gun and uniform covered in mud. is one I will truly remember as one of my best gaming memories. The game captures the brutal reality of the war perfectly.
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  3. Nov 18, 2018
    9
    I’m not sure which game all these haters are playing but so far Battlefield V has exceeded the previous two entries in the series in myI’m not sure which game all these haters are playing but so far Battlefield V has exceeded the previous two entries in the series in my opinion. Battles are epic, everything seems balanced, and I’ve yet to see a single glitch. As for the single player campaign, well, who plays Battlefield single player anyway? Expand
  4. Dec 2, 2018
    2
    I´ve played 15 hours ... Boring maps, very similar too, Bridges all around... Boring... If you don´t camp, you are one of fews who does notI´ve played 15 hours ... Boring maps, very similar too, Bridges all around... Boring... If you don´t camp, you are one of fews who does not do it ... with Patrol you have to secure area end move, I miss the Adrenaline the Emotion of BF1. Impossible to put down a Plane with anti-air weapons. NOTHING to do with 2ww. Expand
  5. Dec 9, 2018
    0
    Old text adventure games on dos had better level design. I was playing bf4 the other day and I thought to my self I’m glad the map flood zoneOld text adventure games on dos had better level design. I was playing bf4 the other day and I thought to my self I’m glad the map flood zone exists so the world can come together and definitely say this is the worst map of all time. Then Dice went and made an entire game worse than that. I have played bf since the beginning and bf1 and 5 are just god awful. Expand
  6. Nov 16, 2018
    0
    I was expecting a lot more to be honest. The disappointment combined with the forced inclusion of "Wamen" makes this a must avoid.
  7. Nov 15, 2018
    0
    Battlefield V provides the lowest amount of content ever featured in a Battlefield Game, and yet that is only the beginning of it's woes. ForBattlefield V provides the lowest amount of content ever featured in a Battlefield Game, and yet that is only the beginning of it's woes. For $60, you get less new content than a Fifa game. Expand

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