Author Archive: Heplinger

Josh, aka “Heplinger”, is a father, PC gamer, and geek who enjoys the speculation and analysis of Battlefield content, as well as the discussion of the hardware behind it. He is content producer for Heplinger Gaming on YouTube, posting Battlefield and other gaming content.

Battlefield Hardline launch trailer (video)

Battlefield has released the official launch trailer for Hardline, with a exciting and seizure-inducing mix of multiplayer and singleplayer gameplay and cutscenes. Check it out below. Battlefield Hardline releases March 17 in the US and March 19 in Europe.

Hardline Deluxe pre-orders confirmed to get exclusive weapons

Battlefield confirmed today in response to a question on Twitter that the weapons offered as bonuses for the Digital Deluxe Edition pre-order  are exclusive only to that pre-ordered version and cannot be obtained in-game by normal means. Per the Battlefield…
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Hardline Bonus to Battlefield Veterans

Battlefield announced that players who own Bad Company 2, Battlefield 3, or Battlefield 4 will receive an exclusive “Veterans Pack” if they buy Battlefield Hardline. Why they have not included older Battlefield games that are usually addressed by the Battlefield…
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Dino masks and Rescue mode (video)

Battlefield Hardline appears to be offering dino masks (police) and wolf masks (criminals) to “elite” players in-game. As yet, it is unclear what “elite” means, though many believe this to be reaching max rank. The masks take a gadget slot…
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DRMB Interview with Thad Sasser (video)

Don’t Revive Me Bro (DRMB) streamed a podcast last night in which they interviewed Visceral Games’s Lead MP Designer for Battlefield Hardline, Thad Sasser. This is an excellent opportunity to hear more on the development process of Hardline and the…
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Hardline Beta – Recoil changes from BF4 (video)

Fans of the Battlefield series who have spent any significant time in Battlefield 4 will note some big changes when trying out the Hardline beta this week. One such change is that weapon recoil has been increased from what it…
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Hardline Beta – All You Need to Know (video)

JackFrags put up a video today in which he talks for approximately 20 minutes about various items regarding Battlefield Hardline. So, if you have not yet had a chance to play, or found you had questions you just could not…
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Bank Job map details (video)

Another map available to players in this week’s open beta for Battlefield Hardline is Bank Job. This map is infantry-centric and set in a large bank and surrounding streets and buildings. Players will get to test out Bank Job playing…
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Dust Bowl map details (video)

One of the maps available to players in the open beta that starts tomorrow is Dust Bowl. This map will be available in 64-player Conquest (24-player for the Xbox 360 and PS3), and Hotwire. Dust Bowl appears to be a…
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Hardline Open Beta begins February 3 (Video)

Battlefield announced today that the open beta for Battlefield Hardline will run from February 3 through February 8, 2014. The beta is open to anyone wishing to play, so no registration will be necessary. The beta is playable on PC…
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