A standalone mobile game will follow the long-awaited new Battlefield PC and console game, Electronic Arts has confirmed.
In a major update posted on Thursday, EA and DICE stated that the new game for iOS and Android will be developed by Assistant Studio Industrial Toys and will arrive in 2022. blog post, DICE GM Oskar Gabrielson said the new title would be built from the ground up, specifically for phones and tablets.
Gabrielson wrote: “It has always been our vision to bring Battlefield to more platforms. So, after years of prototyping, I’m super happy that you get to know that our friends at Industrial Toys, working together with all of us at DIC, are developing an entirely new battlefield game that works with smartphones. Is bringing an all-out war. And tablets in 2022.
“Make no mistake, this is a standalone game. A completely different game from what we’re doing for consoles and PCs, designed specifically for the mobile platform. It is being built from the ground up by iToys to make it a reality on the battlefield and you can expect a fully developed, skills-based experience. This mobile game is now entering a trial period before launching next year, so more details are expected to arrive. “
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Gabrielsson does not say if the game will be a multiplayer Battle Royal game like Call of Duty: Warzone. Maybe this is where the smart money is, but we’ll have to wait and see. References to play on-the-go suggest that a player for example allows to play in and out of the bus and play multiplayer missions.
The mobile game will follow the “jaw dropping” console and PC experience later this year, with a release window and title yet to be announced. The company spoke of the “epic scale” of the new console title, which we are looking forward to at the end of the year.
DICE says the game will feature: “Crazy, unexpected moments. Game-changing destruction. Massive battles, packed with more players and mayhem than ever before. All were brought to life with the power of next-gen consoles and PCs. “
We are excited for the pending disclosure.