Battlefield 1 is a first-person shooter PC game developed by EA DICE and published by Electronic Arts. Released on October 21, 2016, it is the fifteenth installment in the Battlefield series, and the first main entry in the series since Battlefield 4.
The game is set in the period of World War I, and is inspired by historic events. Players can make use of World War I weapons, including bolt-action rifles, automatic and semi-automatic rifles, artillery, flamethrowers, and mustard gas to combat opponents.
Battlefield 1 received positive reviews by critics and was an improvement over previous installments Battlefield 4 and Battlefield Hardline. Most of the praise was directed towards its World War I theme, multiplayer modes, visuals, sound design, and single-player campaign