Just in case you’ve missed all the news, Battlefield 1 is set during the Great War, which took place from 1914-1918. It was a brutal and bloody conflict that Dice has brought to life with their Frostbite 3 technology. As such, you should be prepared for some massive changes.
While the four major classes are still around, each has undergone some massive changes. Assault now gets the SMGs and shotguns and is tasked with being the anti-vehicle guy. Medics get semi-automatic rifles, Support takes the LMGs, and the Scout gets the sniper rifles. The guns are a lot more primitive, and there are no red dot sights to help you out. Each gun does have variants that come with their own add-ons, but customization is kept to a minimum.
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