Dice is very happy with Battlefield success and their fans. Today, they have announced fans can download a free PC copy of 1943 exclusively on www.Origin.com/demos, in celebration of the ten year anniversary of the Battlefield series and Battlefield 3™ Premium surpassing 2 million members worldwide since its debut in June. This is offered as a thank you as well for Battlefield 3 Premium being a sucesss with over 5.2 million active players a month.

The classic is now yours free on Origin thanks to DICE.

“When we launched Battlefield 1942 ten years ago, we had lofty ambitions to create a first-person shooter that would push the boundaries of innovation, creativity and design. We evolved the FPS gameplay formula by introducing the world to all-out warfare via land, air and sea,” said Karl Magnus Troedsson, Vice President and General Manager of DICE. “Since the beginning, the reception to the Battlefield series has been incredible thanks to our amazing fans. Every day, we strive to provide our community with great games and new ways to play as evident with Battlefield 3 Premium. We wanted to thank our fans who have supported us throughout the years by restoring Battlefield 1942 for a digital re-release and give everyone a chance to play the game that started it all.”

Battlefield 3 has had incredible records since its launch that include the following:

  • 95 billion total heals
  • 4 billion total revives
  • 3 billion vehicles destroyed
  • 2 trillion bullets fired
Premium is already a success but even more when the crossbow arrives!

“Today, we’re equally as proud with the success of Battlefield 3 Premium. This has been an ambitious way to give our fans fresh, high-quality content at a great value. This achievement is helping us define the new standard by which all other shooters deliver content and exclusive bonuses to their player communities,” added Troedsson.

Battlefield 3 Aftermath has also been gave a release schedule. Battlefield is no doubt no only PC but Console gamers most incredible shooter to date. Battlefield gamers are the most proud , real gamers out there and Dice is proud to celebrate and give them this reward. Thank you Dice! We appreciate it.

Battlefield 3: Aftermath Release Schedule:

PlayStation®3 Xbox 360® and PC
Battlefield 3 Premium members November 27 December 4
Battlefield 3 players December 11 December 18