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Battlefield 1

Authentic World War I Inspiration For Planes And Tanks Discussed
by AJ Moser on Aug 11, 2016 at 07:49 AM
Publisher: Electronic Arts
Developer: DICE
Release:
Rating: Rating Pending
Platform: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC

The latest update in Battlefield 1's gameplay video series features the vehicles of World War I. Interviews with developers and designers reveal how the models were made to feel like their real-life counterparts.

Previous trailers discussed the various weapons in the game. Air combat and armored warfare will play a major role in each multiplayer match, so a lot of thought was given to the functions and design of each fighter plane and bomber. Get a sense of how each these vehicles were designed to give players different tactics for maneuvering around a warzone below.

For more on the game's approach to WWI gameplay, check out our video interview with senior producer Aleksander Grøndal. Revisit our impressions of the closed alpha here to prepare for the October 21 release on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.