This is an excellent read even if you don’t play the game. It charts the successes, the disappointments, the promise, the current woes of the game.
I would encourage you to put aside the terrible experience of the ALPHA which was a disaster for the game and its players and give this a read.
Battlefield 1 continues the franchise’s tradition of launching in a somewhat patchy state, only to be bolstered through ongoing developer support. In the past 12 months, the game has added 22 maps and seven modes, along with millions of new players. Let’s examine BF1’s launch state, its evolution through updates, and the radical multiplayer tweaks that have been implemented in year one.