Battlefield 4 to launch with seven multiplayer modes, ten maps

Friday, 27 September 2013 04:59 GMT By Brenna Hillier

Battlefield 4’s launch multiplayer component has been outlined by DICE, detailing seven different modes.

Here are the seven modes available at launch, as detailed on the Battlefield Blog:

  • Conquest (playable in beta)
    Combat type: The definitive Battlefield mode – All-out vehicle warfare mixed with intense infantry action across land, air and sea
    Designed for: 24 players (X360, PS3) / 64 players (Xbox One, PS4, PC)
    Commander mode: Optional
  • Domination (playable in beta)
    Combat type: Fast-paced infantry variant of Conquest
    Designed for: 20 players (all platforms)
    Commander mode: No
  • Obliteration (series debut)
    Combat type: Mad dash in vehicles and on foot to deliver explosives
    Designed for: 24 (X360, PS3) 32 (Xbox One, PS4, PC)
    Commander mode: Optional
  • Defuse (series debut)
    Combat type: Competitive close quarters combat
    Designed for: 5 vs. 5 players (all platforms)
    Commander mode: No
  • Team Deathmatch
    Combat type: The classic shooter mode, Battlefield 4 style
    Designed for: 20 players (all platforms)
    Commander mode: No
  • Rush
    Combat type: Fight deep into enemy territory by detonating their M-COM stations
    Designed for: 24 players (X360, PS3) 32 players (Xbox One, PS4, PC)
    Commander mode: Optional
  • Squad Deathmatch
    Combat type: Four squads fight on the ground with limited vehicle support in a race to the top of the leaderboard
    Designed for: 16 players (all platforms)
    Commander mode: Optional

The map names were leaked ahead of reveal, and the post had nothing to say on the details there beyond confirming there are ten of them, unfortunately.

Battlefield 4 is coming on October 29.

Thanks, Polygon.

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