DICE Live Producer, Alexander “Striterax” Hassoon has confirmed that South Africa will be receiving Battlefield 1 servers.
In a post published on the official Battlefield 1 forums, Hassoon confirmed that servers would likely open in the country in early 2017.
I am very happy to announce that we will be deploying official DICE online game servers for the following regions in early 2017:
These are but the first steps in our ongoing effort to keep supporting Battlefield 1 and our community.
Thank you very much for your feedback, we are listening.
Alexander “Striterax” Hassoon
It has not yet been confirmed if this will apply to both the PC and console versions of the game.