Battlefield Hardline Confirmed By EA

Following today’s leak, EA has officially confirmed the existence of Battlefield Hardline via its website. The game, a cops-and-robbers shooter, is scheduled for release in fall 2014 according to EA blog. Steve Papoutsis, executive producer at Visceral games, wrote, “The game launches this fall and it’s a brand new series in the Battlefield franchise, set against the backdrop of a genre we all love – the war on crime and the battle between cops and criminals.”

Papoutsis added, “we’re excited to be going into more detail soon on the ways we’re adding new twists and turns to the foundation of Battlefield multiplayer and more about how we’re bringing our strengths at Visceral to single player.”

EA promised that more will be revealed at its E3 press conference on June 9, where it also might showcase DICE’s Battlefront game and the reboot to Mirror’s Edge.