In early March, Battlefield 2042 became available for free to PlayStation Plus subscribers. The appearance of the shooter in the online service provoked a sharp increase in the number of players, notes TrueTrophies. In the first week after the release, the subscription audience grew by 578%. DICE’s development thus overtook GTA V, Rocket League, Apex Legends, Destiny 2, and Overwatch 2.
By comparison, Battlefield 2042 previously ranked only 31st in the ranking of the most played games for PS4 and PS5, now it has risen to the fifth position. The calculations were carried out based on the data of the resource, where more than 3 million users are registered.
Battlefield 2042 is available on PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC. The shooter is also available to EA Play and Xbox Game Pass subscribers.