We know a new Battlefield game is coming.
EA Play is surely the perfect time for a big announcement, right?
EA Play Delayed
A recent tweet from EA reads that EA Play will be on 18 June 2020, which is later than originally planned.
DELAY: The event will now be on 18 June
EA Play schedule
EA Play is just around the corner, and the chance of Battlefield 6 making an appearance is possible, if yet to be confirmed.
With showcases typically opening and closing with some showstoppers, could we expect to see Battlefield 6 open the EA Play schedule?
EA hasn't revealed a full running list for the event, but we'll be sure to share it with you when it drops.
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Battlefield 6 release date
We know that Battlefield 6 is in the works.
In a statement made to IGN earlier this year, EA confirmed that DICE "is focused on the future of Battlefield that we’ll be bringing to players in 2021".
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A 2021 release window is a pretty big one. We can assume EA will want to avoid running into a fight with any Call of Duty release. That makes an earlier in the year more likely.
That would make EA Play 2020 a perfect time to drop an announcement.
Battlefield 6 at EA Play
EA Play is where the gaming giant showcase their most popular and exciting titles.
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Along with the annual sporting titles like FIFA and Madden, fans get a look at the big titles EA are working on. Last year they gave gamers a look at Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order along with other games.
If Battlefield 6 really is slated for an early to mid-2021 release window, then EA Play gives them the perfect opportunity to announce the game and maybe even give us a trailer and release date.
How to watch EA Play
EA Play is on 18 June and will start at 4pm PT / 7pm ET / 12am BST (on 19 June).
It will be streamed live on EA.com and their social media channels.
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