) recently released a 17-minute demo version of its upcoming game
from the Battlefield series named
. The beta version is set to release in the fall of 2013.
is developed by DICE, an EA studio, and the game is powered by
the latest Frostbite 3 engine. The game boasts upgraded levels of
gameplay, stunning visual effects and sound mechanisms.
can be played in both single-player and multiplayer campaign
Reportedly, the game will be available for
) Xbox 360,
) PlayStation 3 and PCs. However, the company did not make any
comments regarding the game's release on the next-gen console
upgrades that are due later this year.
EA announced that players who preorder
will receive a Premium expansion pack. Another exclusive edition
Battlefield 4 Digital Deluxe
is available on Origin.
EA's Battlefield has been one of its most successful
franchises and has more than 65 million players worldwide. The
last installment of the series was
Battlefield 3: End game
, an expansion pack of the original
, and had been rated very highly by metacritic. Moreover, almost
all the recently released games and expansion packs of the
Battlefield series have generated decent sales.
We believe that
will likely set the bar a notch higher with its latest
technology, Frostbite 3 engine, and innovative gameplay.
Moreover, EA's massive fan following and a possible holiday
season release of the game will likely be the positives for the
Additionally, we believe that EA's high-quality titles and a
robust product pipeline along with increasing online exposure and
traction in the social and mobile gaming market will boost its
top-line growth over the long term.
However, we remain cautious on EA due to sluggish consumer
spending on packaged video games, dismal video game sales and
increasing competition from
Currently, EA has a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold).
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