Battlefield 2042

Jurchen King

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When playing Beta I was getting 10-20ping so there are definitely local servers
10-20ms ping is quite good on official servers as EA has stopped the Rental Server Program. Can't beat the 5ms ping I enjoyed on BF4 SG hosted 3rd party servers. But still better than connecting to EA Japan or Australian servers.
 

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10-20ms ping is quite good on official servers as EA has stopped the Rental Server Program. Can't beat the 5ms ping I enjoyed on BF4 SG hosted 3rd party servers. But still better than connecting to EA Japan or Australian servers.

Me too. Used to operate a bf4 server for the longest time called Asia/SG.

Just doesn't feel the same without the scrips and votemap and all that. also the quick option to kick cheaters :(
 
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Preload is ready! Anyone else hyped?

Our discord seems pretty excited
 

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Streaming now on Discord
 

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Tried one game 2042 in Manifest, one game in 1942 Battle of the Bulge and lastly one game in BF3 Caspian Border.

First impression

Cons:
- Game performance is really bad... I'm getting 50-70 fps on average with 3700X + RTX3080, using seems like it is very CPU intensive as setting med to ultra have little performance difference.
- Menu/loadout navigation is a bit unintuitive.
- 2042 loadouts are very limited, would have appreciated if they spent more time making more weapons instead of specialists.

Pros:
+ BATTLEFIELD IS BACK BABY!!
+ UI improvement over beta.
+ Ping system improved from beta
+ Guns have proper recoil now, no longer laser beams like COD
 

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Most reviews out now seem to point out the dogcrap performance on PC compared to Series X / PS5. Seems that Dice spent most of their time optimizing for the consoles and neglected PC. Hope they fix it soon.
 

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Encountered a bug that's causing my kills to not properly track for vehicle unlocks.
 

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Watching streamers play this game it looks really really fun to play with friends because there is so much that u can do in a single game.
 

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I guess only one problem is that u need a good pc to handle it but if u play on the console then u are fine.
 

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14-11-2021, 14:52:46 BF2042.exe benchmark completed, 21988 frames rendered in 380.515 s
Average framerate : 57.7 FPS
Minimum framerate : 25.8 FPS
Maximum framerate : 76.6 FPS
1% low framerate : 32.8 FPS
0.1% low framerate : 11.3 FPS

14-11-2021, 15:06:46 BF2042.exe benchmark completed, 42250 frames rendered in 620.282 s
Average framerate : 68.1 FPS
Minimum framerate : 50.5 FPS
Maximum framerate : 86.5 FPS
1% low framerate : 44.1 FPS
0.1% low framerate : 32.1 FPS

Top is Ultra Settings + DLSS & Raytracing , Bottom is Low Settings, no DLSS & Raytracing

Benchmark taken on Ryzen 7 3700X + RTX 3080
 
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