EA is making a Battlefront sequel is no surprise. The first game has shipped 14 million copies, which was ahead of the company’s expectations for the shooter. This time EA plans to launch a “bigger and better worlds,” Electronic Arts CFO Blake Jorgensen said during an earnings call yesterday.
He said it’s coming “a year from now,” according to Polygon. He added, “We’re working very hard on making sure that is an extremely deep and engaging offering.”
DICE is developing Star Wars Battlefront 2 alongside another EA developer, Motive Studios.
Star Wars Battlefront 2 is not the only Star Wars project currently in the works at EA. Titanfall developer Respawn is making a third-person action adventure game, while Dead Space studio is making a Star Wars game, too, under the leadership of Uncharted director Amy Hennig.