Battlefield 5’s Company Coin difficulty is being resolved with DICE promising to “retroactively award” gamers affected by the bug.
There’s been a problem with one of many currencies in Battlefield 5 that has prevented gamers who’ve attained the max Career Rank of 50 to proceed incomes it. DICE has since issued an apology with assurances that it’s on the case and can reimburse affected gamers.
“The issue we are seeing prevents players who achieved the max Career Rank of 50 to continue accruing Company Coin. This meant that players were no longer able to buy new items or spec their weapons from the Company and the Armory, spending hard-earned Company Coin on what they wanted,” reads the letter to the community.
This week, a back-end repair rolled out that solved the issue for lots of gamers, however has left others in the identical boat they had been in previous to the repair. DICE has mentioned that the difficulty is a “high priority” that it continues to sort out.
“As we proceed to research, we’re seeing that the difficulty could also be associated to the scripts and knowledge pulls our back-end depends on when checking a participant’s rank in opposition to the actions they only took, corresponding to ending a spherical (win or lose), unlocking an achievement, or finishing an task.
“With each repair and replace, we should be certain that the construct adjustments or back-end/server-side changes we make doesn’t affect anything within the course of. The complexity of the difficulty implies that we should take further warning and stay diligent in our method.”
The devs continued by addressing gamers’ queries concerning the quantity of Company Coins they need to be incomes at max Career Rank, explaining that “When a player at Career Rank 50 finishes a round they are awarded a predetermined amount of Company Coin for the Score they ended the round with.”
At the second, 25 Company Coin is awarded for ending a spherical with a “Player Score of 500-999,” whereas wrapping up a spherical with a Player Score of 1,000-1,999 will get you 50 Company Coin. The quantity will increase as your rating goes up, though DICE notes that the system should still endure tweaks and refinements in a quest to hit the candy spot between playtime and Company Coin earned.
The letter additionally said that gamers who’ve missed out on accruing Company Coin whereas the bug has been lively will likely be retroactively awarded, utilizing a script (at the moment in improvement) “that will do the heavy lifting on this.”
It provides, “Additionally, the End of Round screen is reporting inaccurate Company Coin earned. At the moment, you will not see the correct amount of Company Coin earned but will see an increase in your inventory bank.”
The weekly debrief reiterated the devs’ dedication to fixing the problems, whereas the Q&A portion noticed producer Jaqub Ajmal verify that there’s no cap on the quantity of Company Coins gamers can earn per day.
“The answer is, no there is no limit. You can play and earn as much as you like,” he clarified on Reddit.