DICE Details Battlefield 3: Back To Karkand DLC


DICE has detailed its upcoming "Back To Karkand" DLC for Battlefield 3 which would release next month. The Back To Karkand Pack would be the first DLC for Battlefield 3 and would feature Four Battlefield 2 map remastered in Frostbite 2 Engine along with a new Gameplay Mode (Conquest Assault mode) and Vehicles/Weapons.

The Maps include the following:

  • Strike at Karkand
  • Wake Island
  • Gulf of Oman
  • Sharqui Peninsula


  • MP5
  • PP-19
  • L85A2
  • Type 88
  • L96A1
  • Jackhammer
  • MG36
  • Type 95
  • Type 97


  • F35B fighter jet
  • BTR-90 infantry fighting vehicle
  • DPV fast transport vehicle

The DLC pack would also feature new, objective-based rewards, ribbons and medals, and will feature new Xbox 360 achievements and PlayStation 3 trophies. Also an enhanced Destruction mode would be introduced in all the maps.

The Back To Karkand DLC will arrive in December for PC and Xbox 360 and a week earlier for PS3 Users. Price of the DLC is $15 (1,200 MS points on the Xbox 360). Buyers of Limited Edition would get it for free.