Battlefield 1 was one of the most critically acclaimed games of 2016. The game was praised for both it’s story mode and multiplayer elements. The story mode specially drew upon real life stories and expanded upon them in the game , which turned out to be a great decision and lead to overall positive reviews.
It appears after Battlefield 1 a new Battlefield game will also be headed to all major consoles in 2018. The news comes via an EA earnings call where EA’s CEO Andrew Wilson spoke about the company’s strategy going into FY19.
“Going forward, we believe that live services that include optional digital monetization, when done right, provide a very important element of choice that can extend and enhance the experience in our games. In FY19, we will push the boundaries even further for our players, with new experiences and innovation.
It’s a World Cup year, and our next FIFA. Madden NFL, NHL, and NBA Live will all bring new dimensions of gameplay, self-expression and social connection. The Battlefield universe will grow this year with our next Battlefield title, captivating longtime fans and new players alike, and adding to our Battlefield service where players can move seamlessly with their friends. Our new IP, Anthem, is a stunning project from BioWare that will blend genres with a shared-world experience that evolves around its players. We’ll grow in esports with competitions and broadcast content reaching more players and viewers, and continue to deliver for players through our live services – including Star Wars Battlefront II – with more great content for the games they love.”
As you can see it seems apparent that a new Battlefield game will be coming out somewhere around 2018, with some rumors suggesting that it will be the return of the Battlefield Bad Company series.
In any case whatever it may be we are just excited about a new Battlefield game. Let us know your opinions by commenting in the comments section below.