CFO Blake Jorgense has talked about EA’s recent partnership with Disney and Lucasfilm, revealing that Star Wars: Battlefront will be released around the same time as Episode VII. According to eurogamer, here is what Blake Jorgense said yesterday at a stockholders conference:
“We have partnered with Walt Disney and LucasFilm to develop a whole new generation of Star Wars games for the console as well as for mobile and handheld devices. he first game that we’re focused on is Battlefront. It’s a traditional game that’s done extremely well and this will most likely come out around the same time as the Star Wars movies start to come out, probably in the summer of ’15.”
Fans are now wondering if there will be tie-ins from this reboot to Star Wars: Episode VII. Considering the release has been announced for summer 2015, it is a possibility we could see Locations and New characters featured in the upcoming movie! What do you guys think?