Electronic Arts acted unfazed by this push in a recent earnings call (via Seeking Alpha) where CEO Andrew Wilson suggests there are no plans to change the company's approach to microtransactions in games like FIFA, Madden, or Battlefield.
EA has officially announced Battlefield V will be the next entry in the publisher's popular shooter franchise. However, some have speculated that it will be another period from the past similar to Battlefield 1. Could BF5 take place in the future, or will it stay within the present or near future that we've seen from other Battlefield titles? Now we know, it will be Battlefield V and an official reveal is right around the corner, coming on May 23rd. The event will be hosted on May 23 by Electronic Arts. The live reveal will give players the first look at DICE's immersive portrayal of the new setting. Set to air at 1 p.m. PDT, viewers can tune in through the official Battlefield YouTube channel, Twitch, Mixer.com and the official website.
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Actually, it wasn't EA but Trevor Noah, known to many as the host of The Daily Show, who let the cat out of the bag. We know that most of the fans are already concerned regarding microtransactions, but there's still time until everything's settled.
In terms of multiplayer the game is said to feature the iconic large-scale warfare but this time around it spans "multiple maps and modes" and features a "teamplay-focused experience".