Battelfield 1943 has been out on Xbox LIVE for almost a day now but the launch hasn’t really gone so well so far. EA’s servers are having troubles finding games and a nasty “Failed to connect to EA Online” message is constantly thrown at players’ faces which of course makes online play impossible for many, leaving only the empty tutorial mode mess around in. But that gets old real fast as you’re the only one running around there. See, this is why you include bots in your games, developers.
Hopefully the problems will be fixed soon so everyone can play problem-free. In the meanwhile, here’s a launch trailer that was released today to show us what we can’t have.