The game is set in World War 1. This is the first WW1 Battlefield game and the first WW1 EA game since 1994. The game will be released worldwide for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One in October 2016.
During the single-player campaign, the player controls five different characters from a first-person perspective over five different chapters.
Players can make use of World War I weapons, including bolt-action rifles, automatic andsemi-automatic rifles, artillery, flamethrowers, and mustard gas to combat opponents.