The editor Electronic Arts has announced that the saga Battlefield reach the mobile phones and tablets on 2022. Enter trial period this year. The title is developed by Industrial Toys in collaboration with DICE, those responsible for the main installments of the saga. Oskar Gabrielson, general manager of DICE, has ensured that the new Battlefield 6 for the consoles and PC will be presented “soon”.
Electronic Arts compr Industrial Toys in July 2018. This is a study founded in 2012 by Alex Seropian, Founder and Former CEO of Bungie (Halo, Destiny). At the time of acquisition it was a team of 14 people who had developed the shooter in first person Midnight Star and its sequel.
Gabrielson says this Battlefield for mobile it will come true “after the prototyping”. Industrial Toys, “in close collaboration with all of us here at DICE, are developing a video game of Battlefield brand new to wear Total War on smartphones and tablets in 2022“.
The head of DICE repeats several times in the statement that this is a “independent” game they are creating for console and PC, “specifically designed for the mobile platform.” “[Industrial] Toys lo ha created from scratch to make reality Battlefield-on-the-go and you can expect a full skill-based experience“.
The next Battlefield take the saga “to the next level”
In the statement, Gabrielson is aware that “everyone wants more details about what is to come for Battlefield this year “, and ensures that the game get to consoles and PC this Christmas. In that title he works DICE, Criterion, DICE Los ngeles y Electronic Arts Gothenburg (who are “taking video game technology to the next level”).
The developer does not specify at any time if this new Battlefield will be released on Xbox One and PS4 or only on PS5 and Xbox Series X / S, as well as on PC. Note that I will use “the power of next-gen consoles and PC”, but it is not clear if this is supposed to be a title for newer machines only.
“Right now we are in daily playtest mode: polishing, balancing and making the best video game of Battlefield possible. I can say that it is a bold step, “he explains.” It has everything what we love about Battlefield and take it to the next level. Scale pica. A military war without quarter. Crazy and unexpected moments. Destruction that would change the course of the video game. Massive battles, with more players and mayhem than ever“.