With Battlefield 2042 ready to debut on the market in the coming months, one of the hotspots of the latest meeting with shareholders SHE it was precisely the future of the franchise. In this sense, according to CEO Andrew Wilson, Battlefield should be seen as a title live service.
During the conference, one of the shareholders asked whether the Battlefield franchise will return to one in the future regular publication, with a new title every two years, as in the past. In this regard, Wilson replies that while it is a “sensible proposal” and in a certain sense pursued by the company, at the same time he believes we should “think of Battlefield as a live service”.
“What we are doing with the launch of this game (Battlefield 2042), revolutionizes and reinvents what our full-scale war title represents in terms of gameplay. We also announced Battlefield Portal, which will engage users for a long time with content created. by themselves. “Wilson added.
The focus of the company is therefore to create a ecosystem game active 365 days a year and on all platforms, supported by regular updates and for a long time. Additionally, Wilson wants to expand this live service vision to other areas, such as the mobile and free-to-play markets.
We remind you that Battlefield 2042 will be available for PS5, PC, Xbox Series X | S, PS4 and Xbox One starting October 21. EA recently announced PC system requirements for the beta and a limited testing phase.