DICE Outlines Battlefield 4’s Seven Multiplayer Modes

DICE has just released a fresh batch of new information on Battlefield 4's highly anticipated, intense and destruction-filled multiplayer. 

There will be a total of seven different modes at launch for gamers to sink their teeth into. Here's the full rundown on each, curteousy of the game's official blog.

  • Conquest (playable in beta)
    Combat type: The definitive Battlefield mode – All-out vehicle warfare mixed with intense infantry action across land, air and sea
    Designed for: 24 players (X360, PS3) / 64 players (Xbox One, PS4, PC)
  • Domination (playable in beta)
    Combat type: Fast-paced infantry variant of Conquest
    Designed for: 20 players (all platforms)
  • Obliteration (series debut)
    Combat type: Mad dash in vehicles and on foot to deliver explosives
    Designed for: 24 (X360, PS3) 32 (Xbox One, PS4, PC)
  • Defuse (series debut)
    Combat type: Competitive close quarters combat
    Designed for: 5 vs. 5 players (all platforms)
  • Team Deathmatch
    Combat type: The classic shooter mode, Battlefield 4 style
    Designed for: 20 players (all platforms)
  • Rush
    Combat type: Fight deep into enemy territory by detonating their M-COM stations
    Designed for: 24 players (X360, PS3) 32 players (Xbox One, PS4, PC)
  • Squad Deathmatch
    Combat type: Four squads fight on the ground with limited vehicle support in a race to the top of the leaderboard
    Designed for: 16 players (all platforms)

Are you excited for this new entry in the Battlefield franchise? Which multiplayer mode do you plan on sinking the most of your time into? Let us know in the comments below.

[Battlefield Blog, via Polygon]