Dice revealed today that it will be releasing a premium pass and an ultimate edition for its upcoming first-person shooter game Battlefield 1. Dice describes the premium pass as a “membership program delivering new content and early access to Battlefield 1 fans.” The premium pass will include four upcoming expansion packs starting off with the expansion They Shall Not Pass, which will be released in March 2017. The pass will also grant you two-week early access to each pack before it is released. The premium pass will retail at $49.99.
The four expansions will include.
- Two-week early access to each expansion pack
- 16 new multiplayer maps
- New Operations and game modes for more ways to play
- New Elite classes
- 20 new weapons
- New vehicles
- 14 Battlefield 1 Battlepacks containing stand-out weapon skins, delivered monthly from November 2016
- 14 unique dog tags distributed over the course of the Battlefield 1 Premium Pass period
Dice also revealed the Battlefield 1 Ultimate Edition, which will include the Battlefield 1 Early Enlister deluxe edition and the premium pass. The Early Enlister edition comes with the Red Baron pack, The Hellfighter pack, The Lawrence of Arabia pack, 3 vehicle skins, 5 battlepacks and early access to the game starting October 18. The Ultimate edition is also set to be released on October 18 alongside the Early Enlister edition.
The standard edition of Battlefield 1 will be released on October 21 on PS4, Xbox One, and PC.
Members of EA Access or Origin Access will be able to play the game for a limited time starting on October 13, 2016 as a part of the Play First Trial.
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