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Battlefield 2042 Season 6: Release Date, Leaks and Updates

If you want to know the latest details about the newest Battlefield 2042 Season, we have the information you need.
Battlefield 2042 Season 6: Release Date, Leaks and Updates

Battlefield 2042 is alive and well with a healthy player count to boot. There are thousands of players enjoying the game right now who are using a variety of classes and weapons created by DICE. The game is enjoying regular updates and fans are happy that the game will continue to be supported for a while longer.

With Season 5 of Battlefield underway, players are already looking forward to what comes next in Season 6 of Battlefield 2042. DICE has confirmed that a lot of new things will be added to the game that players should look forward to. Battlefield 2042 has a lot to look forward to in the year ahead.  New maps, new weapons, and more are coming to Season 6. Here, we are going to go over everything you need to know about Season 6 of Battlefield 2042.

October 6, 2023 Update - We've checked for the latest news on Battlefield 2042 Season 6.

Latest News

October 6, 2023 - Dice releases info about what to expect in Season 6

In a recent Tweet, we got a lot of new information about what to expect in Season 6 which includes a new map called Redacted and a couple of new weapons.

August 18, 2023 - Information about Season 6 is coming soon.

DICE talks about their silence about Season 6 and claims that they are going to give players more information about Season 6 in the near future.

June 22, 2023 - DICE Confirms Season 6 is coming
19 May 2023 - New Season 5 Dev Updates
16 May 2023 - New podcast covering gameplay enhancements to Dozer & Irish in Season 5

Anddddd here's another batch of info about what's coming to the game in Season 5, courtesy of a new Inside Battlefield podcast.

In this episode, Tom Straatman (Community Manager) is joined by Ali Kaporchali (Producer),  Jac Carlsson (Game Designer) and Jaime de la Puente Boal (Game Designer) to discuss the Quality of Life changes coming to Dozer and Irish during Season 5.


9 May 2023 - Squad Management & Squad Orders coming in Season 5

DICE has shared plenty more details about what's coming to the game in Season 5 in the latest Inside Battlefield podcast.

In this episode, Tom Straatman (Community Manager) is joined by Isabelle Grimborg (Game Designer) and Qassim Obeid (Development Manager) to discuss the new Squad Management and Squad Orders features in Season 5.

Follow the link below to listen in: 

2 May 2023 - Lots of Season 5 News Coming in May.

The official Battlefield Twitter account has confirmed that they'll be sharing more news on upcoming quality-of-life changes coming in Season 5. This includes:

  • evolving vault weapons
  • vehicle loadout rework
  • improving Dozer & Irish
  • Squad Management & Squad Orders 
1 May 2023 - Season 5 Changes To Vault Weapons, Confirmed

Heads up - the latest Inside Battlefield Podcast episode is now available. This time around the team discuss changes coming to Vault Weapons in Season 5.

If, however, you don't have time to listen, here's a tldr to give you some of the main points they cover:

  • Universal weapon skins coming to all vault weapons with patch 5.0

  • A select amount of AOW attachments coming to vault weapons, Starting off with AR's and the GOL sniper, more following in 5.1/5.2

  • Extended mag will be coming (AEK with 40 bullets?)

  • G57 burst gets nerfed

  • RM68 gets adjustments

  • S5 weapon has ''50 in its name'' and a returning weapon

4 April 2023 - Well, this is a pretty cool theory
24 March 2023 - Will Season 5 Come With A Year 2 Upgrade?

A new Reddit post this week has unearthed what looks like to be a pretty substantial leak for the game. In the API, it looks like something has been added and it is called the YEAR 2 UPGRADE. It looks like there are a bunch of placeholders surrounding this potential upgrade as well. The placeholder includes the price, start date, and a couple of other placeholders. It seems like EA is gearing up something big for Battlefield 2042.

Could this come with Season 5 later this year? It seems like a good chance.

26 February 2023 - Fewer Leaks Coming For Season 5?

It's worth noting that when it comes to leaks surrounding Battlefield 2042 Season 5, there might be a whole lot less. That's because one of the main sources of datamined info, Temporyal, will be taking an extensive break for the foreseeable future.

It's possible we still get leaks surrounding the game, but it's likely there will be less info revealed in the future.

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A lot of changes can happen during a season update of Battlefield 2042. (Picture: DICE)

When Will Battlefield 2042 Season 6 Release?

As of this writing, Battlefield 2024 Season 6 has been officially confirmed by DICE. It has been a while since the start of Season 5. Thankfully, it seems like the developers are finally ready to give us some more information about what is going to happen in Season 6 of Battlefield 2042.

More than likely, Battlefield 2042 Season 6 of Battlefield 2042 will start on October 10th. This was just recently confirmed by the developers who have given us a lot of information about Season 6 of the game.

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New maps, new hardware, and more are coming in the newest season of Battlefield 2042. (Picture: DICE)

What Is Coming To Battlefield 2042 Season 6?

From the information that we have gotten for Battlefield 2042 Season 6, it looks like there is a good chunk of content coming our way. One of the biggest pieces of new content that is coming is the new map called Redacted. Described as a Scottish facility, this map is designed to be very narrow. So close-range fights are going to be key here.

There are also going to be a couple of new weapons as well. The G428 DMR, the VHX-D3 AR, and the L9CZ Sidearm are all coming to Season 6 of Battlefield 2042. New ammo and medical pouches are coming which allows you to throw much-needed supplies to your teammates.