DICE Detail The Battlefield V Closed Alpha, Starting Today On PC

Answering the call.

Starting today DICE are holding a closed alpha test for Battlefield V, giving a select few invitees access to the game to play, test the servers and provide feedback to DICE about whether it’s historically accurate enough. Actually, they explain that it will be divided into two sections: gameplay and technical, ranging from small glitches on maps to the balance of abilities and so on.

Sadly for Battlefield fans, this is invite only, for PC players only and will be available in English only across Europe and North America. Codes are being sent out to Battlefield players via email. Those that do take part will receive a special dog tag to proudly wear in the final game.

Players will get to take on Conquest mode and the Grand Operation Fall of Norway. This takes place on the Arctic Fjord map with two ‘days’ of gameplay that switch from Airborne to Breakthrough game modes. For more on the modes, classes, vehicles and weaponry, head to the Battlefield page here.

Luckily, there’s no restrictions on screenshots or sharing video from this, so you’ll be able to hunt down more than a few impressions on the game online.

Finally, while these are by no means final, here’s the system requirements for the game:

Minimum requirements:

  • Operating System: 64-bit Windows 7,  Windows 8.1 or Windows 10
  • Processor (AMD): AMD FX-8350
  • Processor (Intel): Core i5  6600K
  • Memory: 8GB RAM
  • Graphics card (NVIDIA): NVIDIA GeForce® GTX 1050 / GTX 660 2GB
  • Graphics card (AMD): AMD Radeon™ HD 7850 2GB
  • DirectX version: 11.0 Compatible video card or equivalent
  • Internet: 512 KBPS or faster,  stable Internet connection
  • Free hard-drive space: 50GB

Recommended specifications:

  • Operating System: 64-bit Windows 10
  • Processor (AMD): AMD Ryzen 3 1300X
  • Processor (Intel): Intel Core  i7 4790 or equivalent
  • Memory: 16GB RAM 12GB RAM
  • Graphics card (NVIDIA): NVIDIA GeForce® GTX  1060 3GB
  • Graphics card (AMD): AMD Radeon™ RX 480 4GB
  • DirectX: 11.1 Compatible video  card or equivalent
  • Internet: 512 KBPS or faster,  stable Internet connection
  • Free hard drive space: 50GB

Source: Battlefield

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