News tagged: Titanfall 2
Titanfall 2 was recently treated with a new cooperative Frontier Defense mode, but gamers still complain that there are not many new maps and other DLC to keep the game popular enough. Even the CEO of Respawn, the maker of the game, said that "the game was successful, it sold
Titanfall 2 sales haven't been as high as Electronic Arts had hoped. CFO Blake Jorgensen said during an earnings call that the game sold fewer copies than EA had expected. An actual sales figure wasn't provided and likely won't be. Respawn and EA still have a good relationship.
If you haven't purchased Titanfall 2 yet and aren't quite sure if it's worthwhile, you can check out the game's multiplayer for free this week. Respawn Entertainment and EA are opening up the multiplayer mode on November 30 for EA/Origin Access members.
Titanfall 2 will receive its first free DLC pack next week. Included with the Angel City DLC, which is out on November 30, is the Angel City multiplayer map and a few titan customizations. The aforementioned date applies to those who preordered the game.
The future of the Titanfall series is uncertain. According to Respawn CEO Vince Zampella, it is too early to tell if Titanfall 2's sales will justify another game. While he is happy with the critical response to the title, it's not clear that sales will be as positive.
Respawn Entertainment's Titanfall 2 isn't a native 4K game on the PlayStation 4 Pro (PS4 Pro). Drew McCoy, a producer, says native 4K rendering would require too much processing power and he believes other top games will also avoiding running natively at the resolution.
Titanfall 2 should run at 60 FPS on all platforms for both singleplayer and multiplayer, but its resolution has yet to be confirmed, says Respawn Entertainment. Even 60 FPS is still just a "huge goal" for the company and it's not entirely clear Respawn will reach that goal.
A test of Titanfall 2's multiplayer section will begin this weekend on August 19 and there will be another session next weekend. The beta is only available for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One players and it includes three multiplayer modes which are available on two maps.
Only consoles will have access to Titanfall 2's multiplayer beta test. Respawn is using the test to see how its servers handle stress, but you can only take part in the beta if you're on PS4 or Xbox One. PC gamers must wait until October to experience the game's multiplayer.
A trailer has been released for Titanfall 2's multiplayer mode, showing the mode for the first time. Titanfall 2, which will be out on October 28, is headed to the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. Sign ups are already being accepted for an early test of the multiplayer mode.
In its most recent earnings report, EA has revealed Titanfall 2 is going to be released before the end of the year. It is scheduled for release during EA's fiscal third quarter, meaning it'll arrive between October and December. Titanfall 2 will be present at EA Play.
Titanfall 2 will be out this year, according to UK retailer GAME. The Respawn Entertainment game has its own page on GAME's site and it's listed with a TBC 2016 release date. Given there have been other reports indicating Titanfall 2 will be released in 2016.
Rather than remain limited to one console like its predecessor, Titanfall 2 will be released on the PS4 and Xbox One. The game's first teaser trailer was released by PlayStation Europe this week, highlighting Titanfall 2's availability beyond Microsoft's platform.
Titanfall 2 has been confirmed by Respawn, but it hasn't been formally announced. Despite an announcement not having occurred, GameStop is advertising the game in at least one of its stores, which means a formal game announcement from EA and Respawn may be on the way.
Jesse Stern, the lead writer for Respawn Entertainment, has revealed Titanfall 2 is going to have a single-player campaign and a spinoff TV show will be released alongside it. During an interview with Forbes, Stern said Titanfall 2 would offer players a great world.
A traditional campaign was absent from Titanfall but its sequel could include a campaign mode. Abbie Heppe, Respawn Entertainment's community manager, revealed a traditional campaign and more weapons could be in Titanfall. Heppe didn't confirm either would be.
Vince Zampella, CEO and Founder of Titanfall, has confirmed that Titanfall 2 is under development. While speaking with IGN, Zampella revealed that Titanfall 2 is being developed for the PS4, Xbox One, and PC platforms. Many people will be relieved to learn this.
Electronics Arts' recent confirmation about a Titanfall sequel spawned rumors about Titanfall 2 coming to PlayStation 4, and not releasing as an Xbox One exclusive once more. Michael Pachter of Wedbush Securities firmly believes that a PS4 version will be released.
The Wall Street Journal reports that Titanfall 2 is already 'in planning stages'. According to the internal source, the Xbox and PC title will make its way to the PlayStation 4, unlike the first Titanfall title. However, don't expect the game to arrive anytime soon.