Electronic Arts and developer DICE will unveil the next game in the Battlefield series on Wednesday at 11:00 a.m. EDT / 8:00 a.m. PDT. You can watch this reveal live here, via YouTube. A countdown will precede the revelation.
EA has disclosed little about the direction of this year’s Battlefield entry, which is colloquially referred to as Battlefield 6, but rumors and leaks point to a modern first-person shooter. Oskar Gabrielson, CEO of DICE, called the sequel a “bold step” for the franchise.
In April, DICE announced an imminent reveal of the game. Gabrielson said that the “biggest team in the franchise” – DICE studios in Gothenburg and Los Angeles are joined by Criterion Games this time around – will deliver “a cutting edge experience. breath that you can enjoy later in 2021 ”.
“I can tell you this is a bold step,” Gabrielson said. “He’s got everything we love about Battlefield – and take it all to the next level. Epic scale. All-out military war. Crazy and unexpected moments. Game-changing destruction. Massive battles, filled with more players and chaos than ever before. Everything comes to life with the power of next-gen consoles and PCs. “
Polygon will have more on Battlefield after the game is revealed.