This Week in Battlefield V - January 7 - New Year Edition


Welcome to the January 7th New Year edition of This Week in Battlefield V!

We’re proud to have launched Battlefield V with you and are just as excited to embark on our journey throughout 2019 that will initially introduce two previously announced Tides of War chapters. Getting us all on the same page, friendly reminder that Chapter 2: Lightning Strikes kicks off here in January and lasts until March where we change gears and roll out Chapter 3: Trial by Fire.


As we stoke up the fire, you’ll be learning more about Chapter 2: Lightning Strikes including new content, new challenges, the all-new Combined Arms co-op experience, two new game Modes, and more! Stick with us through any of Battlefield’s channels so you don’t miss a beat. In the meantime, below you’ll find a glimpse at what to expect this week within the Battlefield V community.

As always, timing on the below can always shift. We’ll do our best to keep you updated of any changes.


  • Monday, January 7th
    • LIVE NOW Article – This Week in Battlefield V – The rundown of various news beats in a concise communication roadmap. This is the article you’re reading!
    • LIVE NOW Article – Battlefield V’s Known Issues List Update (Reddit & Forums) – As we track known issues internally and acknowledge major issues brought to our attention we’ll keep our Known Issues list updated frequently.
  • Tuesday, January 8th
    • Weekly Community Highlight – Best Only in Battlefield Moment of the Week – Kicking off a new weekly beat, we want to take a moment to recognize killer in-game moments from the community, whether it’s an incredible long-distance headshot, a crazy action-hero multi-kill, or a gnarly plane stunt, for examples. Think you’ve got a winner? Send it our way on any of the Battlefield channels. Each weekly featured clip will be awarded a Best Community in the World Dog Tag!
  • Wednesday, January 9th
    • Monthly Community Highlight – Only in Battlefield Moments January Highlights – A collective of some of the best OIB moments we’ve come across from the community. Like the above, each clip author will receive a Best Community in the World Dog Tag.
  • Thursday, January 10th
    • Teaser – Chapter 2: Lightning Strikes – That’s all we’re going to say for now.
  • Friday, January 11th
    • Article – Battlefield V Weekly Debrief - Your one-stop destination for all the blogs, videos, and major news that happened in the week, with a comprehensive Q&A with our DICE developers using feedback collected from the Battlefield Twitter, Reddit, Discord, and Forums.
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