DICE is making large modifications to repair grenade spam in Battlefield 1

Gunfights in Battlefield 1 could quickly contain extra taking pictures than reaching for the grenade button.

Battlefield 1 developer DICE has launched a brand new set of stability modifications that purpose to scale back the depth of grenade spam. Grenade spam is among the many mostly cited complaints from gamers who, in some conditions, discover it exhausting to shoot individuals because of the fixed display screen shake and explosions filling the display screen.

These changes are reside now within the recreation’s CTE. In the video above, our supply for all issues Battlefield, Westie, lists precisely what bought modified, and the way this may have an effect on the sport.

The most important factor to notice right here is that quite than change the efficiency of the grenades themselves, like what the most recent patch did for Gas Grenades, the main focus this time is on resupply occasions from ammo pouches and crates. In maps with loads of choke factors, a few help gamers placing down provide bins is sufficient to keep a continuing stream of grenades.

You’ll nonetheless provide sooner when close to ammo crates, however the greatest change is that ammo pouches not provide grenades. This is akin to how they presently work in Battlefield 4, and it might imply we begin seeing extra help gamers with ammo crates as a substitute of pouches. Obviously, this implies you’ll have to be standing close to one for just a few seconds, making you extra susceptible.

The quantity of grenades you may carry have additionally modified. You’ll now solely be capable to carry one smoke, fuel, and mini grenade, down from two. These modifications could possibly be additional adjusted earlier than hitting the reside recreation, however they’re very promising.