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Play Battlefield 5 during its first week and get two free in-game items

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In August, Battlefield 5's release date was delayed to November 20 (opens in new tab). As a means of compensating players for their patience, DICE will give players two free in-game items—so long as they sign-in during its first week of release. 

Announced via Twitter (opens in new tab), the developer's general manager Oscar Gabrielson says early adopters will receive the Oscar Mike Helmet and Oscar Mike Emblem. A coinciding press release says the names of the items derive from "military radio jargon used on the front lines." Logging on during week one will see the items appear as shipments in the Armory.

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Alongside a Mark Strong-narrated singleplayer mode (opens in new tab), and the fact you can build a snowman behind enemy lines, Battlefield 5 has a battle royale mode named Firestorm. Here's everything we know about that (opens in new tab)

And here's another look at BF5's campaign trailer (opens in new tab):