Battlefield 2042 is one of the highly anticipated games of this year. But, it has recently been revealed that the game has been delayed till November. Therefore, in this article, we are going to let you in of when is the new release date. Plus, all of the other information you need to know about the upcoming game.
So, as we know that the previous release date of the game was supposed to be October 22nd. But, it has just been revealed that the release has been pushed to November 19th, 2021.
Battlefield 2042: Delayed due to pandemic related complications
As we mentioned earlier, many entertainment related products borne the brunt of the pandemic. Be it movies, TV shows and videogames, each one of these things was delayed due to the effects of the pandemic. And this is the reason behind the delay of Battlefield 2042 as it was revealed by the DICE GM.
“Given the scale and scope of the game, we had hoped our teams would be back in our studios together as we move towards launch. With the ongoing conditions not allowing that to happen safely, and with all the hard work the teams are doing from home, we feel it is important to take the extra time to deliver on the vision of Battlefield 2042 for our players.” This was his statement given in a press release.
As you must know, this will be next game in the Battlefield franchise. The last game was Battlefield V which came out in 2018. Moreover, it has also been revealed that this is the first game to be hit by the pandemic in 2021.
But, despite these complications, the game is releasing in 2021 and it will not be affecting the fiscal plans of EA for the financial year. So, are you excited for this release? Let us know in the comments below.