During a recent conference call, Electronics Arts confirmed that the next Battlefield installment will be released in late 2021 . According to the company, DICE’s new game is among six new next-gen titles that will enter EA’s fiscal year 2022.
EA CEO Andrew Wilson confirmed the news and said it will be a big one: “DICE is creating our next Battlefield game on a scale never seen before . The technical advancements of the new consoles are allowing the team to fulfill a true next-generation vision for the franchise. ” At the moment, there appear to be no plans to release the new Battlefield on current consoles.
He also confirmed that internal testing is already underway for the new installment and that “The next Battlefield is scheduled to launch in late 2021 and we are excited to share much more about the game in the spring” (our fall).
In addition, Wilson reported that six new games will be released for “next generation consoles” in fiscal year 2022. This means that the games will arrive between October 2021 and 2022. One of them would be a new Need for Speed developed by Criterion and which apparently would feature an “astonishing visual leap”
The next Battlefield is on the way and everything seems to indicate that it will only arrive on PC and the new consoles. What would you like to see in this installment?