DICE unveiled their plans for Battlefield 4 Premium in Germany yesterday, and it is pretty much what we expected to see.
The premium package will consist of a wealth of expansions to keep you going all year long, including Battlefield 4 China Rising, Battlefield 4 Second Assault, Battlefield 4 Naval Strike, Battlefield 4 Dragon’s Teeth and Battlefield 4 Final Stand. All of these expansions will of course be made available 2 weeks early to premium members as well.
Patrick Bach, executive producer, Battlefield 4 said that the fans reaction to Battlefield 3 Premium has been "nothing short of amazing."
Fan reaction to Battlefield 3 Premium has been nothing short of amazing. We are humbled to see more than 4 million people join in. With Battlefield 4 Premium we continue to roll out the red carpet, treating our fans like VIPs with a massive amount of new gameplay, exclusive new content and even more benefits at an incredible value.
Those of you that do get yourself Battlefield 4 Premium will get the following for your money:- Five digital expansion packs as detailed above.
- Two-week early access to all expansion packs
- Unique personalization options including camos, paints, emblems, dogtags and more
- Premium priority position when you are in the server queue
- New content every week
- 12 bonus Battlefield 4 battlepacks
- The ability to transfer Battlefield 4 Premium from the current-gen to your next-gen console.
DICE also unveiled that the Battlefield 4 Beta will be starting October 1st for Battlefield 3 Premium owners, those that pre-ordered Battlefield 4 Digital Deluxe, and owners of Medal of Honor Warfighter Digital Deluxe and Medal of Honor Warfighter Limited Edition. This will be exclusive for three days and then the beta will be available to everyone.
In the beta, players will be given access to the "Siege of Shanghai" multiplayer map on Conquest mode, similar to what was shown off and playable at E3 earlier this year.
Battlefield 4 is releasing October 29th for PC, Xbox 360 and PS3 with the next-gen versions of the game coming at a later date after the consoles release.