About eight months after its release, Battlefield 2042 is finally getting its first seasonal content drop. Season 1: Zero Hour drops on June 9, following a series of major and minor improvement patches that added features such as voice chat and scoreboard. Here's everything that comes with the new Battlefield 2042 update.
New Specialist - Lis
Players will be able to unlock and play with a brand-new operator, Ewelina Lis, starting this season. Her specialty is a reusable missile launcher, which fires projectiles that can be controlled by the operator. She will join Irish and Boris as an Engineer class specialist.
New Map - Exposure
The new map, Exposure, takes place in a Canadian-US research facility that has been damaged during a landslide disaster. There are multiple areas to explore, including open terrain on the hill and an underground facility.
New Weapons - 'BSV-M' and 'Ghostmaker Rio'
The Battlefield 2042 Season 1 update adds the BSV-M assault rifle, which many players might be familiar with as the AS-VAL. The second weapon being introduced is the Ghostmaker Rio, a crossbow with various customizable bolt options.
New Vehicles - 'YG-99 Hannibal' and 'RAH-68 Huron'
The update includes two new stealth helicopters, the YG-99 Hannibal and RAH-68 Huron, that players can equip during a match, depending on their team. These unlockable aerial vehicles are a special treat for vehicle lovers in Battlefield, especially pilots. On top of the aforementioned additions, the new Battlefield update features a 100-tier battle pass system, the Smoke Grenade Launcher gadget, new weapon charms, new skins, and other unlockable cosmetic items and rewards.
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