Facepalm: Bear in mind after we have been all trying ahead to GTA: The Trilogy – The Definitive Version and Battlefield 2042? These heady days appear distant now; everyone knows the issues with Rockstar’s sport, and the newest Battlefield has turn into one of many worst-rated titles of all time on Steam.
Forbes noticed Battlefield 2042’s unwelcome addition to the Steam250 Corridor of Disgrace, which lists the worst-rated video games on the platform as ranked by customers. On the time of writing, DICE’s multiplayer shooter is ninth on the listing (it had been eighth), with solely round 25% of individuals deciding it warranted a constructive vote.
Battlefield 2042 has extra person critiques than some other sport within the Steam250 listing of failures. Of its close to 36,000 critiques, fewer than 10,000 of them are constructive, giving it a “Principally Adverse” score.
Why a lot hate? There are a selection of causes: crashes, server points, poor efficiency, damaged automobiles, wandering bullets, and far more. There are additionally complaints concerning the lack of options, reminiscent of a single-player marketing campaign, server browser, class-based system, scoreboard, in-game profile, stats web page, scalable maps, totally different sport modes, and so on.
DICE has already rolled out one patch forward of time to try to handle a few of BF2042’s points, with two extra updates set to reach within the subsequent month or so. Whether or not they are going to be sufficient to placate offended followers stays to be seen.
DICE would possibly take some solace in the truth that Battlefield 2042’s Metascore person score of two.3 remains to be higher than the 0.5—the worst within the web site’s historical past—that GTA: The Trilogy has earned. On Steam, in the meantime, BF2042 stays higher reviewed than the platform’s primary worst sport: the excruciatingly dangerous eFootball 2022.