2021 “E3 week” is over, but that doesn’t necessarily mean that the various editors are done with the announcements. To believe a journalist who often hits the mark with his scoops, Electronic Arts would be one of those who still have tricks up their sleeve.
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Once is not custom, the rumor of the day comes from the always very well informed Jeff Grubb, journalist of the VentureBeat site. During a stream broadcast at the end of last week, the insider-accented journalist said that one of the unannounced games EA Motive is currently playing on that he previously discussed will be unveiled at an event slated for July 22.
According to Jeff Grubb, this new title will mark the return of a “known license. “Just to raise the pressure, the journalist added this subject that he”think the players will be happy” and “we will see it (July 22) … If we are not dead (dead in English, editor’s note) before a. “
Jeff Grubb likes to generate buzz and make people talk about him, his use of the word “dead” in his teasing is certainly not trivial. And this word logically leads to think that this teasing hides a return of Dead Space, series put in the closet by Electronic Arts after the release of Dead Space 3 in 2013.
New ambitions for EA Motive
Obviously, it is currently only a rumor and speculation related to it. Jeff Grubb is not in the habit of talking to say nothing, however, and his scoops are usually confirmed by official announcements.
As for EA Motive, its managing director Patrick Klaus said late last year that he was working on several unannounced games. And that on these, its structure was trying “many things and was testing many ideas. “
He also said that EA Motive’s new mission was to empower “for players to create, try, experience and share stories of their own. “Now remains to see if a new Dead Space can match this new mission. Answer July 22 … unless a leak comes to reveal the plans of the studio before a.
What do you think of this new rumor? Is it possible that a new Dead Space is in the plans of Electronic Arts according to you? If a “Dead Space 4” is in development, what do you expect from such a game? Give us your opinion in the comments below.