A last-minute bug prevented PlayStation 5 players from having a chance to try out Battlefield 2042 over the past weekend. This has been confirmed by Adam Freeman, CM of EA Studios, on his personal Twitter account. According to its message, the developer has detected a “critical problem” after submitting the build to Sony.
“We have already detected a critical bug in the build that we have uploaded to PS5, so we have notified people that we will not be testing on PS5 this weekend” (August 13-15). Meanwhile, PC, Xbox Series X, and Xbox Series S users enrolled in EA Play Testing have been able to access normally.
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More technical tests on PS5?
Freeman has not confirmed if there will be more opportunities for players of Sony’s next-generation machine, but he has hinted that there are possibilities that they will be made. upcoming tests in the future. “Thanks to the folks at PlayStation who initially signed up. Take a look at the EA Play Testing website for any possible tests we may do. We recruit all of our testers from here, for all EA games, “he says.
Like other titles, Battlefield 2042 has had to deal with unwanted leaks. Freeman himself has recalled that these technical tests are subject to NDAIn other words, the participating users sign a confidentiality agreement that prevents them from sharing “videos, images” or streaming. Those who breach the agreement may receive strikes on their respective channels.
Battlefield 2042 will be released next October 22 on PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S and PC. Unlike the most recent installments, this new chapter will be exclusively multiplayer, so the single-player campaign has been discarded.
Source | Adam Freeman (Twitter)