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Battlefield 2042 Season 5: Release Date Window, 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 5: Release Date Window, 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.

With Season 4 of Battlefield underway, players are already looking forward to what comes next in Season 5 of Battlefield 2042. DICE has confirmed that a lot of new things will be added to the game that players should look forward to. New maps, new weapons, and more are coming to Season 5. Here, we are going to go over everything you need to know about Season 5 of Battlefield 2042.

Update 28 March 2023 - We've checked for the latest news on Battlefield 2042 Season 5.

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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 5 Release?

Fans have been waiting for news about Season 5 of Battlefield 2042 for a while now so they can prepare for the future. In a recent blog post from DICE, we now actually have some official news for Battlefield 2042 Season 4.

As of this writing, Battlefield 2024 Season 5 has been officially confirmed by DICE. At the moment, there is no confirmed date on when season 5 will release for Battlefield 2042. But based on the length of each season, we can estimate that Season 5 will start in the first few days of June. More than likely, Battlefield 2042 Season 5 will start on June 7th.

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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 5?

At the time of this writing, there is not too much information currently available for what is coming in Season 5 of Battlefield 2042. But DICE has given us some insight into what should be coming in the upcoming season and what players should expect. There are a couple of things that players should be looking forward to in Season 5. First of all, there will be no new specialist in Season 5.

Although there is no new specialist, a new map is coming to Battlefield 2042. This map is actually from a battleground that took place in Battlefield 4. So a throwback map is making its way to Season 5 of Battlefield 2042. On top of this new map, new hardware and more than likely a new map balance will be coming out as well. More info on the new map can be found below.

New Map In Battlefield 2042 Season 5

You’ll set foot on a forgotten battleground where armies clashed decades ago while trying to secure a vital train track being used for the transportation of armaments.

As the region is once again engulfed in conflict, attempts are taking place to capture the route for the delivery of heavy armor to key positions. Attempting to stop the enemy’s plans, a counter offensive prepares for an ambush that will secure the much needed supply line and tip the balance of power back in their favor.


There are plenty of things to look forward to in Battlefield 2042 Season 5, so make sure to check this page back often for updates.