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EA LA Developing New Frostbite 2 Engine Shooter
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According to a new job listing posted on EA.com, the company is looking for a senior multiplayer designer for an unannounced third-person shooter "with a strong multiplayer focus". What's more, it'll utilise the Frostbite 2 Engine, which is also being used for Battlefield 3.

EA LA's last project was Medal of Honor, so whether it's another instalment in that particular series is unknown, but seems unlikely given that it's a third-person shooter EA is recruiting for.

It's possible that EA LA might be getting to work on a new shooter IP rather than a sequel to an existing franchise, but no doubt there'll be an official announcement of some description in the near future. So, you know the score... Watch this space and all that.

[Via Game Informer]




 
 

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Comment #1 by O0mix0O
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 03:25:38 PM
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Medal of honour 2 please.


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Comment #2 by Lord Mewt
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 03:26:23 PM
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Nice to hear that they are not just resting on their existing IPs. Many companies rely on that strategy *cough* Activision *cough cough*.


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Comment #3 by Shinobi273
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 03:26:56 PM
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Inception: The Game


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Comment #4 by Archvile78
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 03:27:13 PM
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3rd person shooter heh? Color me interested.


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Comment #5 by Narley Nick
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 03:33:08 PM
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Hmmm I'm listening......


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Comment #6 by PimpinIsntEasy
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 03:36:43 PM
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battlefield3 vietnam!


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Comment #7 by bLaKgRaVy
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 03:57:21 PM
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Army of Two 3?


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Comment #8 by QKT
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 04:00:10 PM
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i wonder what respawn are doing.


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Comment #9 by DeafSunchaser
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 04:04:08 PM
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a new arcade download game? like that 1943??


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Comment #10 by PG_MaxPayne
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 04:05:44 PM
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With the Frostbite 2.0 engine and a game that is focused on multiplayer, it should be epic!!!


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Comment #11 by strawberry
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 04:06:29 PM
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:D Frostbite FTW


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Comment #12 by Daiphyer.
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 04:08:19 PM
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@3 Agreed.


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Comment #13 by Swegabe
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 04:23:38 PM
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Anyone want to take a guess it might be the ex Infinity Ward employeer's first EA game?


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Comment #14 by ViNyLek
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 04:28:19 PM
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@#2 So what? As long as they're making millions on each release all the powert to them.

OT: Medal of Gears LOL


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Comment #15 by death14796
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 05:03:58 PM
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I agree with #7 its definately army of two 3. Strong multiplayer was similar announcement to the 1st & its 3rd person......id say 90% chance. Medal of honour2 was already announced, they said after the 1st million copies sold


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Comment #16 by Dr Popodopolus
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 05:16:09 PM
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@13 Last time I checked, Respawn Entertainment and EA LA (Danger Close Games) were not the same studio. Plus, third person is not first person.


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Comment #17 by Welsh Killa B
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 05:22:46 PM
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i hope its something like rainbow 6 vegas 2!


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Comment #18 by KcazIsKewl
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 05:28:05 PM
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I didnt even think of ARMY OF TWO 3 good guess guys


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Comment #19 by i got squeezed
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 05:45:42 PM
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@ 1 No...just no

Hmm, 3rd person shooter with Frostbite Engine? Sounds kickass


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Comment #20 by Stumpster2
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 06:25:09 PM
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I have a feeling it might be something like battlefield:1943 again didn't that use the first frostbite engine?


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Comment #21 by Dr Popodopolus
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 06:42:51 PM
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Army of Two Two Three Two


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Comment #22 by Convas
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 07:01:18 PM
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Guys, this IS a Mercenaries game. Mark my words.


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Comment #23 by xDEATHDEALERSxx
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 07:41:07 PM
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AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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Comment #24 by Dov
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 08:21:02 PM
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A new Army of Two with fully destructible environments, please.


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Comment #25 by Zombiedrd
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 08:23:42 PM
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@ 22. I would jizz.

My bet is another shooter where Americans fight Russians, and of course the Americans are good guys and Russians bad. Seems to be the most popular scenario out there.


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Comment #26 by Stivik
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 08:38:44 PM
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why did #7 get -4 for his Army of 2 three post? people mad they didn't think of it first? I'd love another installment, 40th day was amazing.


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Comment #27 by DiarrheaRobusto
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 09:29:05 PM
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@17
That game already exists and its a FPS by Ubisoft


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Comment #28 by BrianEvol
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 11:05:14 PM
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Food for thought... EA is currently partnered with LucasArts/Bioware to release SW: The Old Republic, perhaps they are preparing Star Wars: Battlefront 3?

Probably not, but a nerd can dream.


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Comment #29 by Bl4nkShot
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 11:10:02 PM
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eh i dont care much for the THIRD-person aspect of this, but it does make me very excited that something big is on the way.


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Comment #30 by Boro Iz Rich
Thursday, March 24, 2011 @ 01:12:10 AM
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"with a strong multiplayer focus"

I'm out...


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Comment #31 by Ace IIXII
Thursday, March 24, 2011 @ 08:06:16 AM
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What I'd like to see is a high quality mech war game using the destructible engine of frostbite 2.


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Comment #32 by Arenazombie
Thursday, March 24, 2011 @ 08:19:33 AM
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Mass Effect 4 ;-)


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Comment #33 by BarnesyJr48
Thursday, March 24, 2011 @ 12:07:18 PM
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@3
YES! That could work so well, if properly developed...


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Comment #34 by mjolnir77
Monday, April 04, 2011 @ 02:53:28 AM
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@32 : Will there really be other Mass Effect games after the third? I thought it was a trilogy...


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Comment #35 by DeFalKoniiZ3
Wednesday, June 08, 2011 @ 02:04:21 PM
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EA and frostbite engine 2 = Medal of Honor 2 :D


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