Battlefield V Closed Alpha #2 Announced – Here’s the Headlines

danmotoxx
30 postsMember, Battlefield 4, Battlefield Hardline, Battlefield, Battlefield 1, CTE, BF1IncursionsAlpha, EA Community Manager
edited August 9
Hey Battlefield V Community,

(In addition to Gunhero's comprehensive post, feel free to use the following information as a quick cheat sheet on pertinent details.)

Going to keep this simple. If you want to dive into the full-length article, you can do so here.

Otherwise, here’s the headlines.

Timing
  • Starts August 14th
  • Ends TBD, we want to make sure we get comprehensive data before pulling the plug, but heads up, this test will be short

Platform
  • PC Only

Access
  • Players that have a valid Battlefield V Closed Alpha entitlement from the first Closed Alpha on Origin are automatically invited back into the Closed Alpha 2
  • More access codes will be sent to a small group of Battlefield players. Unfortunately, we can't dive into selection criteria.
  • Codes that have not been redeemed yet can also be used to access the Closed Alpha 2

Supported Regions
Same as Closed Alpha #1:
  • Europe: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Switzerland, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Great Britain, Georgia, Greece, Croatia, Hungary, Ireland, Isle of Man, Iceland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, Moldova, Montenegro, Macedonia, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Sweden, Slovenia, Svalbard & Jan Mayen, Slovakia, Spain, San Marino, Turkey.
  • North America: Canada, Mexico, United States.

Content
  • In general, same as Closed Alpha 1, so there aren't any major additions
  • Map: Arctic Fjord
  • Modes: Conquest or Grand Operations Fall of Norway
  • No Special Assignments
  • No Daily Orders

Testing Focus
  • Player progression speed
  • Improvements to matchmaking
  • Improvements to squad join functionality
  • Map, weapon, and vehicle balance
  • New systems including Attrition and soldier movement
  • Server stability

Capture/Stream
  • Go for it! No NDA. No embargo.

Feedback
Since we are looking to consolidate core feedback to a central location, shoot your suggestions and bugs to the Battlefield V Closed Alpha forums.

Specs
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: 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
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