The Battlefield 2042 release date is confirmed for November and pre-orders are live ahead of its arrival. There are some great reasons to buy the game right now, but there are also some great reasons to put your wallet away and wait.
EA’s confirmed its latest entry into the popular Battlefield series. Battlefield 2042 is official and it’s headed to Xbox One, Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, PS5, PS4, and Windows PC later on this month.
The Battlefield 2042 release date was originally set for October 22nd, but it has now been delayed until November 19th for all platforms. If you want to play the game earlier, you’ll want to pre-order a bundle that gives you early access to the final version of the game.
There are three versions of Battlefield 2042. There’s a standard version that serves as the cheapest way to access the game. There’s a Gold Edition which includes some additional content. And then there’s the Ultimate Edition which is aimed at hardcore fans of the series.
With the Battlefield 2042 release date fast approaching you might be thinking about buying a copy of the game today or at some point in the near future. If you’re struggling with the decision, you’re in the right place.
In this guide we’ll take you through the best reasons to pre-order Battlefield 2042 right now as well as the best reasons to hang back and wait a few more days.
Some of you might even want to skip a pre-order and wait until after the game comes out to buy a copy.
Pre-Order Battlefield 2042 for These Bonuses
If you pre-order a copy of Battlefield 2042 for console or Windows PC, you'll get some nice bonuses with your order.
The Battlefield 2042 pre-order bonuses, which apply to all of three versions of the game, include:
Pre-ordering a copy of Battlefield 2042 also nets you Irish's exclusive Battle Hardened legendary skin. The Battle Hardened skin is the same outfit he wears in the short Battlefield film, Exodus.
If any of these sound interesting to you, think about putting in a Battlefield 2042 pre-order.