Battlefield 1 Gets Explosive Trailer with “In the Name of the Tsar” Expansion; Coming in September

During this year's E3 2017, EA debuted a new trailer with footage of the upcoming In the Name of the Tsar expansion coming to Battlefield 1 this fall.

on June 10, 2017 3:14 PM

Launched during the fall of last year, Battlefield 1 brought players back into the era of World War I, with the game set to bring even more iconic moments from the Great War with a series of new content that will go further into the eras of the war.

During EA’s conference at its EA Play 2017 event, a new trailer debuted showcasing the new expansions and content coming to Battlefield 1 later this year. EA’s Andrew Gulotta revealed several new pieces of content coming including Night Maps, and a brand new expansion called “In the Name of the Tsar,” which brings players into the largest front of World War I, including a new first look trailer.

In addition to the campaign, the expansion will feature 6 new maps, the Russian army, new cavalry, vehicles, weapons, “the iconic women’s battalion of Death,” and much more. During the conference, it was also revealed that the new content will be arriving in September 2017. EA promised during the conference that “In the Name of the Tsar” will be “the most extensive Battlefield expansion so far.”

Along with the new expansion, EA also revealed that a new competitive experience will be arriving for Battlefield later this year, while more details on the experience are expected to be shared at Gamescom in August.

Battlefield 1 is available now for PS4, Xbox One, and PC  – for more on the game’s upcoming expansion content, you can check out the brand new trailer below:

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