Whereas most Battlefield followers (together with this man) sees Battlefield 5 as a misstep for the franchise, EA appears assured that followers will love what they see from this 12 months’s Battlefield recreation tentatively titled Battlefield 6.
Throughout EA’s quarterly earnings name, Andrew Wilson kept away from sharing any particular data concerning the upcoming shooter, although did state that this 12 months’s Battlefield title will “usher in a brand new technology” for Battlefield video games, and that this upcoming entry into the franchise will “precisely” be the sport that Battlefield followers need.
Michael Ng (Goldman Sachs): With first-person shooters utilizing free-to-play recreation mode to develop the highest funnel, might you discuss somewhat bit about your ambition to do one thing like that with Battlefield? Is there something you possibly can share with us concerning the content material highway map?
Andrew Wilson (EA CEO): On Battlefield, we don’t have something extra to share with you at this level aside from we imagine that it’s going to usher in a brand new technology for Battlefield video games and Battlefield followers and we’ll be taking — benefiting from the complete energy of next-gen platforms. And you must think about that we’re trying throughout all types of the expertise to make sure that that is precisely the sport that Battlefield followers need to play and the sport that we imagine will drive development within the Battlefield franchise. However extra on that to return within the month forward and we’re excited to share extra on that on the applicable time.
If you happen to’re a giant of a Battlefield fan as I’m, you’re little question itching to know extra. Fortunately, the wait gained’t be lengthy as EA has confirmed that we’ll be seeing the sport’s reveal someday in Spring 2021, and that it’ll characteristic “extra gamers than ever earlier than,” which leads into this entire “usher in a brand new technology” quote as effectively.
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