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Dozer’s SOB-8 Ballistic Shield Deactivated in Battlefield 2042 Due to Bug

Many gamers were eager to try out Dozer’s shield in Battlefield 2042 but soon found out it was gone entirely.

Millions of gamers around the world are now playing Battlefield 2042.

It is no secret that this title had a problematic development. Adding to that, its beta was not exactly smooth either.

Now that the game is out, new issues have arisen.

In particular, Dozer’s SOB-8 Ballistic Shield has been controversial now that Battlefield 2042 has been released.

Dozer Ballistic Shield Battlefield 2042 Glitch

Dozer’s SOB-8 Ballistic Shield Removed in Battlefield 2042

EA reported that Dozer’s SOB-8 Ballistic Shield would be momentarily removed due to a bug.

This removal applies to All-Out Warfare, Hazard Zone, and Battlefield Portal.

According to EA, the reason for this removal is related to behavior outside the intended design.

In simpler terms, the shield makes Dozer invincible.

So far, DICE and EA have not shared a timeframe to solve this situation.

EA has undoubtedly experienced a busy day ironing out bugs. Earlier today, Xbox players experienced a bug that affected their Battlefield EA Play Trial.

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Some gamers are already sharing footage of this glitch in action.

Apparently, the shield grants Dozer complete damage immunity no matter the angle.

Some gamers pointed out how disappointed they are with this situation. Especially because content is being removed on day one.

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Additionally, one gamer pointed out how this bug was missed during testing.

It is unknown what triggered this glitch in particular. But, it is a big miss considering how much it affects each match.

Hopefully, Dozer’s shield will be back soon. In the meantime, you can check out every vehicle confirmed in Battlefield 2042.

Lastly, if you are into classics, here is every vehicle confirmed for Battlefield 2042’s Portal Mode.

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