Battlefield Returning in 2021 on PS5 and Xbox Series X


In a blog post, EA confirmed that the next entry in the Battlefield franchise will be arriving sometime in 2021. This is the first time the FPS series will be seeing a 3 year gap, hopefully for the better.

Battlefield V gameplay
Battlefield V

“The team at DICE is working on the standalone Battlefield V update releasing this summer, and continuing their work on delivering Community Games,” EA said in a statement. “While the studio’s vision for Star Wars Battlefront 2 is now complete with this week’s The Battle on Scarif Update, the servers, in-game challenges, recurring events and game support will continue as the game lives on with players and the community.”

The statement closes confirming that we’ll be getting our hands on a new Battlefield game next year: “Longer term, the studio is focused on the future of Battlefield that we’ll be bringing to players in 2021.”

EA hasn’t shared any concrete details about the new entry, but it did tease that the title will be “targeting new innovation that will be enabled by next-gen platforms.” The game will quite possibly be a cross-gen title, like Ubisoft’s new Assassin’s Creed Valhalla.

World War 3
World War 3

Personally, along with majority of people, I hope for the new entry to be set in Modern era like Battlefield 3 and 4. We’ve had enough dose of World Wars and 98k carbines. Most BF fans have been asking for a modern shooter since DICE went historical with Battlefield 1. There’s a reason BF4 still manages to pull in thousands of players 7 years after release.

Check out World War 3 on Steam to put a lid onto that modern shooter craving in the meantime.

The next Battlefield might launch on Steam, as several other Origin-only titles are already set to be hit the store soon, along with their $5 subscription service. Last year’s Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order was the first EA title to launch on Steam since 2011.

Sarthak Vinchurkar
An avid Gamer and an amateur Music Producer who likes being one of the first to know the latest happenings in the world of Gaming and Tech.

Leave a Reply

Latest posts

The NetherRealm Marvel Game Roster Might Have Already Been Leaked

The NetherRealm Marvel game hasn’t even properly been announced yet, and there are already some leaks about the roster and gameplay that it is...

Redmi Note 10T 5G Review – 5G Normalized

It’s a new day, and there’s a new Xiaomi phone to play with. Xiaomi’s crack at the budget 5G market comes as an anticipated...

Cybersecurity: The Shield Against Virtual Threats

The world is witnessing tremendous changes in the field of technology which also leads to a higher risk of data theft. This is when cybersecurity becomes active.

Loading Next Article