The Battlefield Website
has the announcement of Battlefield Bad Company 2
, revealing a PC release
is in the works for the sequel to the console-only installment in the
Battlefield series of military shooters. The site offers a screenshot for the
game, which is due next winter, and here's word:
Stockholm, Sweden -
February 5, 2009 - DICE, and Electronic Arts Inc. studio (NASDAQ: ERTS) today
announced Battlefield: Bad Company 2™, the sequel to last year's blockbuster
In this installment, the Bad Company crew again find themselves in the heart of
the action, where they must use every weapon and vehicle at their disposal to
survive. The action unfolds with unprecedented intensity, introducing a level of
fervor to vehicular warfare never before experience in a modern warfare game.
To get ready for the assault this winter, players can prepare for action in
Battlefield 1943™, and all-new multiplayer game available this summer via
PlayStation®Store, Xbox LIVE™ Marketplace and on the PC.
In Battlefield: Bad Company 2, the 'B' company fight their way through snowy
mountaintops, dense jungles and dusty villages. With a heavy arsenal of deadly
weapons and a slew of vehicles to aid them, the crew set off on their mission
and they are ready to blow up, shoot down, blast through, wipe out and utterly
destroy anything that gets in their way. Total destruction is the name of the
game, delivered as only the DICE next generation Frostbite™ engine can. Either
online or offline, enemies will soon learn there is nowhere to hide.
Battlefield: Bad Company 2 will be available for the Xbox 360® videogame and
entertainment system, the PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system and the
"Bad Company 2 takes everything that players liked in the original and ups the
ante - more vehicles, more destruction and more team play," said Karl Magnus
Troedsson, Executive Producer Battlefield Franchise, DICE. "Battlefield 1943 is
a new take on a blast from the past classic coming to life with brand new
technology that we're eager to get into players hands."