Battlefield 3 support 5 game modes which are playable on all 9 maps. The game modes are: Rush, Squad Rush, Team Deathmatch, Conquest and Conquest 64. Here’s a breakdown of the game modes in Battlefield 3, and links to further information on each mode.
Conquest is the classic Battlefield mode where teams battle control flags/capture points on the map. There are two versions of conquest: Conquest and Conquest 64.
Conquest Assault is part of the Back To Karkand expansion pack and is available on two maps: Strike At Karkand and Wake Island.
After a long absence from the series, Team Deathmatch is back in Battlefield 3.
A popular alternative to Deathmatch, Squad Deathmatch pits 4 squads against each other.
First introduced in Bad Company, Rush has become a popular mode in the Battlefield series, and it returns to Battlefield 3.
Co-op will make an appearance in Battlefield 3 and will support up to 2 players on a different campaign, set away from the main storyline.