EA: No Battlefield Sequel Will Be Coming For Another Couple Of Years

By   /   Dec 1, 2016
Battlefield 1 Rental Server

Electronic Arts has just announced that there will not be a Battlefield sequel coming for another couple of years or so, after the company released its best-performing Battlefield game yet in the form of the World War 1-focused Battlefield 1. This is according to EA’s Chief Financial Officer Blake Jorgenson.

See Also: Battlefield 1 Tanks Guide – How to Destroy Tanks, Kill Tanks, Repair, Tank Tips and More

Jorgenson gave the reasoning behind the delay of a Battlefield sequel as a way to help increase the company’s profits by making Battlefield 1 have some staying power.

Considering that Battlefield 1 doubled the numbers of Battlefield 4 on launch (particularly since Battlefield 1’s multiplayer actually works well), to start developing a new game immediately would be a waste of Battlefield 1’s potential.

Considering that we travel all over the world in the multiplayer and single-player parts of the game, traveling everywhere from Italy to the Middle East to Gallipoli to the Western Front, there’s plenty of places for EA to make into multiplayer maps, especially since players will be getting the Russian and French armies as DLC (which will also likely come with new multiplayer maps in France and Russia).

If it really does turn out that a Battlefield sequel won’t be coming out until 2018 or later, then players will have plenty of time to get used to Battlefield 1 and any DLC maps that will be coming out along with it, and will also give EA and DICE the opportunity to decide what they want the next Battlefield game to be, whether they go back to the modern era like Battlefield 3 and 4, or decide to move to the Cold War (maybe to Vietnam or Korea) or even just continue on from Battlefield 1 and make a World War 2 Battlefield.

In the meantime, with years to go until a proper Battlefield sequel, players will have to get very used to the Western Front and the various other maps that players can play on in Battlefield 1.

Featured Videos

Hot Right Now


The AMD Ryzen CPU Hits The Right Marks, Just Needs Right Price

The AMD Ryzen CPU was demoed recently and what a demo it was. AMD showed that the upcoming AMD...

by   /   Dec 15, 2016
Death Stranding leak

New Death Stranding Leak Revealed The Name Of Norman Reedus’ Character

Hideo Kojima rocked the internet with the reveal of Death Stranding trailer at The Game Awards...

by   /   Dec 15, 2016
Video Game Remasters

Untold Stories of Video Game Remasters – the Good, Bad, and Ugly

In today’s video, we discuss something subjective – are video game remasters good or bad? And...

by   /   Sep 9, 2016
Video Game Villains

Top 10 Invincible Video Game Villains Who Just Won’t Die, No Matter What

We all are accustomed with video game villains and the story usually concludes with the fall of...

by   /   Aug 18, 2016
Panasonic 3DO

Top-10 Retro Consoles You Never Knew Existed

Video gaming has come a long way! While we are well-acquainted with the likes of Xbox Scorpio and...

by   /   Aug 17, 2016
Load More