Titanfall 2 Not Seen As Underperforming, Community Will Continue to Grow

EA CEO discusses the importance of Titanfall and Respawn.

Posted By | On 01st, Feb. 2017 Under News

Respawn Entertainment’s Titanfall 2 didn’t exactly live up to sales expectations, especially since it released on more platforms than the original and had a lot more to offer. Despite this, EA isn’t viewing it as a disaster.

In a recent earnings call following its Q3 financial report, CEO Andrew Wilson stated that, “We’re not seeing it as underperformance at this juncture. What we have demonstrated as an organisation is that with great games, we can sell them for many months and often many years.” Battlefield 4, for example, continues to sell well many year later.

Wilson noted that, “So, the way we think about Titanfall is that we have what is one of the best games of this year, and certainly one of the best games in this generation of consoles.

“And we’ve got a development team who have unbelievable pedigree and a commitment to continue to support the community, and we expect to continue to grow that community through the coming fiscal year.”

Titanfall 2 will continue to receive new content with the Live Fire mode arriving in February and the Colony remake due in March.

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  • crazy_black_man-

    Looks like another case of “death of a franchise by former Xbox One exclusivity”.

  • DJReiiJ

    A. I Battlefield 4 also sold way more out of the gate, this game wasn’t even on my radar because the last one was such a let-down. So no it won’t pick up somewhere randomly along the way, especially with the new releases continuing to roll out this year. So no it wasn’t one of the best games of the year. Naturally anyone involved with the project is going to have high praise for it. But it’s unfounded and the profit losses will attest to that.

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