Battlefield 6, reveal in the spring: Jeff Grubb is aiming for May

Battlefield 6, reveal in the spring: Jeff Grubb is aiming for May

Battlefield 6, reveal in the spring

At the dawn of February, the Electronic Arts team officially confirmed that the reveal of Battlefield 6 will take place in the spring, with the release of the shooter expected for the last months of 2021.

At the moment, the videogame giant did not offer more specific details regarding the presentation of the title, but there is no lack of hypotheses on the matter. Jeff Grubb, a journalist and videogame insider part of the Games Beat editorial team, is focusing on a more specific time window. The latter, after having correctly anticipated the holding of an event dedicated to celebrating the acquisition of Bethesda by Microsoft, offered details about it during a live stream.

From Twitch frequencies, questioned Regarding this from the public, Jeff Grubb offered some comments regarding the revel of Battlefield 6. According to the insider, Electronic Arts is planning to officially present the shooter during the month of May, even if - he specifies - "The situation is still quite fluid". However, at the moment, sources close to Grubb seem to suggest that fans could take a first look at the new Battlefield within a couple of months or so.

Pending any confirmations or denials, we remind you that Grubb has next week's appointment correctly scheduled, with Microsoft having already confirmed a rich Xbox Indie Showcase.

Battlefield 6: Spring reveal, 2021 launch, all-out military warfare

EA says Battlefield 6 will feature 'all-out military warfare' and all but confirms the massive 128-player rumors we've been hearing about.

According to EA, the next Battlefield will be bigger than ever before. EA CEO Andrew Wilson teases absolutely huge maps, more players than ever before, and big next-gen console upgrades. No specifics on perf targets were revealed, but EA did confirm Battlefield 6 is farther along than any other previous game--which signals DICE has been working on it for some time.

This is good news considering the game is set to release Holiday 2021 on next-gen systems and PC. A full reveal is coming sometime in Spring, the company said.

'We're looking forward to sharing a lot more about our FY22 plans in the months ahead, including our next Battlefield experience, which will mark a return to all-out military warfare. The game takes full advantage of the power of next-generation platforms to bring massive, immersive battles to life with more players than ever before,'Wilson said in EA's recent earnings call.

'Featuring maps with unprecedented scale, the next edition of Battlefield takes all the destruction, player agency, vehicle and weapon combat that the franchise is known for and elevates it to another level. The team is focused and the game is ahead of our internal milestones. We'll reveal the game in the spring, and deliver a defining Battlefield experience for our players in the 2021 holiday season.'

EA Chief Financial Officer Blake Jorgensen praised DICE's progress with the new FPS:

'I can tell you now that the Battlefield team is doing an incredible job. They're way ahead of where they were in prior product cycles, on track for their earliest feature complete in franchise history.'