There’s a great likelihood Battlefield 6 can be launched in October or November. EA hasn’t confirmed an official Battlefield 6 launch date, however that’s the most effective estimate at the moment. With that in thoughts, right here’s what it’s worthwhile to know proper now in regards to the new Battlefield launch based mostly on regular launch cycles, rumors, and custom.
Battlefield 5 continues to be EA’s flagship Battlefield sport, however that can change later this yr when the corporate releases a brand new entry within the long-running collection.
EA’s confirmed a brand new Battlefield sport although we’re nonetheless lacking a lot of the necessary particulars. Thankfully, the Battlefield 6 launch is simply days away so we must always achieve readability quickly.
With the following Battlefield confirmed, we all know plenty of avid gamers are all for EA’s plans for DICE’s standard collection. The beneath information gives you a more in-depth take a look at what you’ll be able to count on from Battlefield 6’s options, launch date, launch date, value, console compatibility, and extra.
Battlefield 6 Launch Date
We lastly have an official Battlefield 6 launch date.
Throughout EA’s earnings name for Q3 of FY2021, CEO Andrew Wilson confirmed the corporate’s plans to announce the brand new Battlefield sport within the spring of this yr. Thankfully, the corporate continues to be on observe.
The primary Battlefield 6 trailer will land on June ninth forward of EA’s summer season launch occasion. EA Play Dwell is confirmed for July twenty second.
Leaker Tom Henderson says the sport’s first trailer received’t “characteristic any gameplay, nor multiplayer, and can be considerably just like the start of the Battlefield V reveal trailer.” You may see that trailer beneath.
Search for the sport’s full disclose to happen at EA Play Dwell in July.
Battlefield 6 Launch Date
We don’t have an official Battlefield 6 launch date but although we do have an official window.
In keeping with EA, the Battlefield 6 launch date is on observe for the 2021 vacation season. Except it’s delayed, you’ll be able to count on it to reach someday earlier than Christmas.
Battlefield 1 arrived on October twenty first, 2016 whereas Battlefield 5 launched a bit later in 2018. Battlefield 5 hit consoles and PC on November twentieth.
So until EA and DICE are pressured to postpone the discharge, you’ll be able to count on the Battlefield 6 launch date to be in both October or November 2021.
Rumors are additionally pointing to a launch on Microsoft’s Xbox Recreation Go within the fall. This isn’t confirmed, but it surely is smart on condition that EA Play has joined Recreation Go.
Battlefield 6 Editions
You may count on at the least two variations of Battlefield 6. There can be a typical model and we must always see some kind of Deluxe Model aimed toward those that need one thing further. It may also present early entry to the bottom sport.
Pre-ordering a duplicate of Battlefield 5 Deluxe Version granted consumers a head begin with three days early entry to the bottom model of Battlefield 6.
As for the particular objects, right here’s what Battlefield 5 Deluxe Version got here with:
The Battlefield 6 particular version’s extras received’t mirror this, however search for the bundle’s extras to revolve round in-game foreign money and the sport’s numerous sport modes.
Battlefield 6 Pre-Orders
You may count on Battlefield 6 to go on sale when EA pronounces the sport.
You too can count on EA to supply pre-order bonuses. To offer you an thought, right here’s what was provided to those that pre-ordered a duplicate of Battlefield 5. EA referred to as it the “Enlister Supply.”
Once more, the Battlefield 6 pre-order bonuses received’t mirror this, however you’ll be able to count on EA to supply bonuses.
Battlefield 6 Consoles
The subsequent model of Battlefield will launch on PS5, Xbox Collection X, Xbox Collection S, and Home windows PC. It’s unclear if we’ll see a launch on Nintendo Change or Google Stadia.
In keeping with EA, the sport may even launch on the PS4 and Xbox One although these platforms will doubtless get a scaled-down model of the sport.
Battlefield 6 Worth
EA hasn’t confirmed the Battlefield 6 value, however right here are some things you’ll be able to count on based mostly on EA’s method with different video games.
Assuming EA launches a number of Battlefield 6 editions, we’ll doubtless see tiered pricing beginning at $60. That’s how a lot the bottom variations of video games for PS4 and Xbox One price and not using a deal.
If EA affords a bundle with extras, you’ll be able to count on it to price extra. The Battlefield 5 Deluxe Version was $20 greater than a typical copy.
It’s additionally value noting the bottom model of standard EA video games like Madden 21 for Xbox Collection X and PS5 retail for $69.99 or $10 greater than a typical copy for Xbox One and PS4.
Nothing is confirmed, however there’s an opportunity PS5 and Xbox Collection X house owners must pay a premium for Battlefield 6. We received’t know for certain till EA formally launches the sport.
Battlefield 6 Title
As of proper now we, and plenty of others together with Battlefield’s social media group, are calling the sport Battlefield 6. In fact, that doesn’t imply it’s the official title. The truth is, in keeping with leaker Tom Henderson, EA will merely name it “Battlefield.”
So whereas Battlefield 6 is serving as the sport’s placeholder title, it most likely received’t be the official verbiage.
Battlefield 6 Setting
The final two Battlefield video games put gamers on the battlefields of World Struggle 1 (Battlefield 1) and World Struggle 2 (Battlefield 5). It seems that received’t be the case with EA’s new Battlefield sport.
Battlefield 6 rumors point out the sport could possibly be based mostly on warfare from the current day or the close to future. If true, it could be the primary Battlefield sport (until you rely Hardline) with one of these setting since Battlefield 4 again in 2013.
Tom Henderson believes Battlefield 6 can be a gentle reboot of the collection and that it will likely be borrow from Battlefield 3 which was launched again in 2011.
Henderson says the sport will happen 10 years from now “which supplies the builders an opportunity to have the ability to implement weapons and autos which can be presently in navy improvement at the moment.”
Whereas nothing is confirmed, a possible location has been teased based mostly on coordinates present in EA’s tech demo from final yr and Battlefield 5. The coordinates level to Kazakhstan.
This has folks speculating that Battlefield 6, or at the least a part of it, can be based mostly within the nation. In fact, there’s additionally an opportunity these coordinates don’t have anything to do with the sport. You may be taught extra within the video beneath.
EA says the following Battlefield sport will “return to all-out navy warfare” although it didn’t present any particulars in regards to the particular setting.
Followers of the collection have been hoping for a departure from old skool warfare and it seems to be like they could get their want within the subsequent installment.
Battlefield 6 Options
Right here’s what we find out about Battlefield 6 options to date.
Unsurprisingly, EA plans to leverage the facility of the PS5, Xbox Collection X, and Xbox Collection S. That doubtless means we’ll doubtless see upgraded graphics and efficiency.
The writer’s already hinted at a few of these enhancements and you may see them on the :29 mark within the video beneath.
The corporate additionally mentioned the following version of Battlefield “takes all of the destruction, participant company, car and weapon fight that the franchise is understood for and elevate it to a different degree.”
EA’s Andrew Wilson has already acknowledged that DICE is making the following Battlefield sport with “by no means earlier than seen scale.” It’s unclear what which means, however rumors have hinted at 128 participant battles.
Leaker Tom Henderson claims the sport will certainly have new destruction expertise. He claims each constructing within the sport could be destroyed in some capability.
Henderson additionally claims Battlefield will principally play like different video games within the collection with courses. DICE can also be reportedly testing a brand new characteristic referred to as “Platoons” that will permit a number of squads to coordinate with one another.
As for the remainder of the sport, we haven’t heard something definitive about single-player or EA’s plans for a Battle Royale (presently dubbed Firestorm) mode.
Henderson believes there’s a free-to-play mode connected to the sport although it’s unclear if that mode is Battle Royale or one thing else solely.
It’s wondrous I get to work on a sport I fell in love with nearly 20 years in the past! The sandbox play of 1942 was simply wonderful for its time. I sit up for listening to from all of you what you liked and hope for in a future BF sport.
DICE LA has confirmed that it’s engaged on a brand new Battlefield sport in some capability, but it surely’s unclear if the developer is concerned with the core sport or if it’s engaged on one thing outdoors of it like, say, a battle royale mode.
EA’s additionally confirmed that it has delayed the following Want for Velocity sport in an effort to permit Criterion Video games to assist DICE end up the brand new Battlefield sport.
Leaker Tom Henderson dropped a touch about Criterion’s involvement within the subsequent Battlefield sport and it seems to be just like the developer is likely to be serving to with the sport’s battle royale mode.
In case you recall, Criterion was the first studio that labored on Battlefield 5’s Firestorm mode.
In the identical interview, EA says that DICE is “performing some actually distinctive issues in dwell service.” In different phrases, you’ll be able to count on Battlefield to as soon as once more skip paid DLC and supply further content material totally free.
This additionally signifies that we’ll nearly actually see the return of in-game foreign money/microtransactions. Battlefield 5 presently makes use of Battlefield Forex (BC) and it permits gamers to buy cosmetics utilizing actual money.
Battlefield 6 Beta
We must always see EA present a Battlefield 6 beta forward of the sport’s official launch date.
The corporate launched open betas for Battlefield 1 and Battlefield 5 weeks forward of their official launch dates. If EA launches a Battlefield 6 beta, you’ll be able to count on it to reach weeks earlier than its avenue date.
The Battlefield video games are big with tons of transferring elements so beta testing is necessary as a result of it helps DICE squash bugs and enhance sport stability earlier than 1000’s of individuals bounce on their servers.