Battlefield Heroes Summary
So long delightfully cartoonish Battlefield Heroes, ashas announced it's waving the white flag. They're also ending Battlefield Play4Free, taking their ball home in FIFA World and impounding Need for Speed World.
EA is shuttering four free-to-play titles with Battlefield Heroes entering the horrors of peacetime from July 14th - and no, soldier, you don't get your free-to-play fun money refunded.
EA are celebrating the 3rd year of Battlefield Heroes and for those who login between now and July 1st, you'll be eligible for two free Party Packs as a thank you to fans from the team.
There's a brand new map called 'Fortress Frenzy' set on a small island, with bridges the only means on or off. They're also "expanding their mission system" and add treasure chests.
Electronic Arts has made an announcement that not only will a classic map, Wake Island, be coming to their free-to-play online shooter Battlefield Heroes, but new player party packs will be free through the Fourth of July holiday up through July 8.
EA Games president Frank Gibeau comments the PC user base "is gigantic," and admits that while PC retail is flagging the digital business is "awesome".
Margins are better and they've no rules "in terms of first party approvals." PC is "extremely healthy" and it's "totally conceivable" it will be EA's biggest platform.