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Medal of Honor
EA LA Developing New Frostbite 2 Engine Shooter
Written Wednesday, March 23, 2011 By Richard Walker
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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 Mr_Gestapo_Man
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 03:57:14 PM
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Nice! It'll be awhile till it sees the light of day but good to see a new game in the making.

 
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Comment #2 by wS IRapture
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 04:02:11 PM
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Hope it's not another bloody medal of honor!

 
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Comment #3 by G35coupe
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 04:14:01 PM
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Hopefully there will be no bugs that doesn't allow certain trophies to be obtained without deleting game data like in Army of Two.

 
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Comment #4 by AverySegaw
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 04:47:41 PM
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Medal of Honor is an FPS, so that shouldn't be it. An idea that comes to mind would be multiplayer for Mercs Inc, but I wouldn't qualify that as a game for "stong multiplayer focus." So, my money's on a new IP.

 
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Comment #5 by Blessorship
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 05:12:59 PM
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I'm chomping at the bit waiting to play BF3 especially because of FB2.0.

 
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Comment #6 by rally808
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 05:39:46 PM
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if DICE isnt making it... i can wait

 
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Comment #7 by Jonex
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 06:08:23 PM
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pffft third person.......not interested

 
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Comment #8 by osakamitsu
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 06:17:18 PM
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I thought it was already known that they were making another medal of honor. Great game, I hope so.

 
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Comment #9 by Canadian_Wilson
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 08:17:38 PM
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A third person game would be sweet with the frostbite engine :)

 
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Comment #10 by Stagezilla
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 08:19:17 PM
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Lost Planet 3 fuck yeah

 
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Comment #11 by dz06lt
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 08:50:16 PM
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isnt EA LA now Danger Close? And yes we already know a new MoH is in the works. Besided they say this is a third person game(hell yes BTW)

 
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Comment #12 by DABVT
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 09:29:32 PM
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great as long as they focus and make the second medal of honor even better than the first!

 
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Comment #13 by cloudstrife468
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 10:42:15 PM
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@10 are u crazy!!!!!!, and thats capcom not EA

 
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Comment #14 by Colon_Commando
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 @ 10:59:56 PM
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EA LA is Danger Close. I would accept a new army of two or a new title all together. I really enjoyed MOH's single player a lot more than DICE'S bland thrown together mp. I'd like to see what danger close can do mp wise.

 
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Comment #15 by MahatmaAndhi
Thursday, March 24, 2011 @ 02:00:25 AM
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Battlefield: Heroes /

 
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Comment #16 by PerfectMurder
Thursday, March 24, 2011 @ 02:34:47 AM
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@15 Nice call but I don't believe that for two reasons. One, they're unleashing a new F2P game to run alongside Battlefield Heroes. I think its just called Battlefield. Two, I don't think they'd throw a whole studio on that project with the frostbite 2 engine.

Lets hope for something sadistically hard since SOCOM ain't coming back anytime soon.

 
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Comment #17 by Badcompany87
Thursday, March 24, 2011 @ 04:10:32 AM
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DICE are brillant developers. yes they fucked up MoH Multiplayer but they always do a great job on the battlefield series.

 
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Comment #18 by Metalboy921
Thursday, March 24, 2011 @ 08:14:12 AM
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I was excited at first...until the 3rd person thing. I thought we might see a sequel to "Black."


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US October 12, 2010
Europe October 15, 2010
Japan October 21, 2010

Resolution: 480p, 720p
Sound: Dolby Digital 5.1
Players: 1
Online Players : 2-24
ESRB: Mature
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