May 11, 2017 05:58 AM EDT
Electronic Arts Predicts 14 Million ‘Star Wars Battlefront II’ Shipments By 2018 [VIDEO]
Major gaming company Electronic Arts has made a prediction that they will be shipping 14 million "Star Wars Battlefront II" copies by March 31, 2018. While that was the prediction they made, they still want to ship more than that.
Electronic Arts Predicts 14 Million Copies Of The Game By Next Year
Chief Financial Officer Blake Jorgensen revealed during Electronic Arts' conference call for investors and analysts that they will ship 14 million units of "Star Wars Battlefront II" before March 31, 2018. They are expecting it to have the same number of units shipped of the first game between its release and the end of the related fiscal year. However, they are hoping that the sequel will overcome this predicted number of sales and go beyond that, Dual Shockers reported.
Electronic Arts Reveals Three Times Content Size For Upcoming Game
Chief Executive Officer Andrew Wilson revealed during the conference that the content of video game at launch is going to be over three times the size as that of the first game of the series. Electronic Arts also has a big plan for its live services plan, which will be discussed soon on EA Play and the upcoming E3 event.
It was evident after the first reveal of "Star Wars Battlefront II" that there was a massive change of its features compared to the first one. Wilson revealed that the development teams are building on the feedback from the fans, which is why there are new contents for this sequel. There will be a brand new story, a new single player campaign, new modes, characters, vehicles, and many more, Gamespot reported.
Electronic Arts Reveals Preliminary Financial Results For Fourth Fiscal Quarter
Electronic Arts also revealed their preliminary financial results for their fourth fiscal quarter, and fiscal year 2017. Wilson revealed that Fiscal 2017 was a milestone year for the company, and they are looking forward to Fiscal 2018 to be focused on innovating for their players with new experiences. They revealed that "Battlefield 1" has hit 19 million players, while "FIFA 17" surpassed 21 million players, according to the official website of the game company.
Check out the "Star Wars Battlefront II" Full Length Reveal Trailer video below:
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