EA has announced that the highly anticipated FPS, Battlefield 4 is coming to the next crop of consoles, the Xbox One and PlayStation 4.

Battlefield 4 will hit both systems in the holiday season of this year according to the press release from EA speculating that we could be seeing the PlayStation 4 being released around that time although at present, nothing has been confirmed by Sony. Battlefield 4 that is powered by the Frostbite 3 engine will be released on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC in North America on October 29 and in Europe on November 1.

EA ANNOUNCES BATTLEFIELD 4 FOR
XBOX ONE AND PLAYSTATION 4

The Next Generation of Battlefield Begins on November 1 

Pre-order Now to Receive the Battlefield 4 China Rising Digital Expansion Pack 

GUILDFORD, U.K. – May 21, 2013 – DICE, a studio of Electronic Arts Inc (NASDAQ: EA), today announced that the highly-anticipated action blockbusterBattlefield 4™ will be available this holiday for early-adopters of the next-generation hardware systems: Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft, and the PlayStation®4. Powered by the advanced Frostbite™ 3 engine, Battlefield 4 delivers a genre-defining all-out war experience brought to life with unmatched visual and audio fidelity, superior character animations and dynamic destruction that ensures no two matches are alike. Battlefield 4 will be available November 1 for the Xbox 360® game and entertainment system from Microsoft, the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system and PC. Battlefield 4 will also be available for the Xbox One and the PlayStation 4.

Players that pre-order Battlefield 4 will receive the Battlefield 4 China Risingpremium digital expansion pack at no additional cost*. In this sprawling expansion, players fight for dominance across the vast and majestic Chinese mainland in four massive multiplayer maps, using all-new vehicles and high-tech military equipment. Separately, players that pre-order the Battlefield 4 Digital Deluxe exclusively on Origin™ will receive the base game, bonus in-game digital items, the Battlefield 4 China Rising digital expansion pack and access to the exclusive Battlefield 4 multiplayer beta*.

At the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), DICE will be unveiling Battlefield 4multiplayer with a spectacular live demo at “The Download: EA 2013 Preview” press conference taking place at 9:00 pm GMT on Monday, June 10 on Spike TV and at http://www.ea.com/e3. Fans attending E3 will have the chance to go hands-on with multiplayer in EA’s booth located at #1601 in the South Hall. DICE will also be live streaming their entire E3 booth experience including multiplayer matches complete with commentary. Tune intohttp://battlefield.com/livestream to catch all the action.

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