Although very much predicted thanks to Kotaku source a few months ago, but Army of Four has been outed this time via one of the game’s actors – clearly unaware of his actions, and that EA themselves have neither confirmed or announced its existence. A simple tweet was posted…
Just signed on to do the new AO4 video game for Electronic Arts. Some splinter from Battlefield.Finally, my kids think I am cool again
— Joe Flanigan (@JoeFlanigan) March 3, 2012
You have to love twitter for senseless leaks! Joe Flanigan, for those who don’t know, is an American television actor best known for his portrayal of the character Major/Lt. Colonel John Sheppard in Stargate Atlantis. He’s also appeared in Dawson’s Creek, CSI: Miami and in an upcoming movie alongside Jean-Claude Van Damme titled: Six Bullets.
According to Kotaku, Dec 2011 – Army of Four will feature four-player co-op and is currently being developed on the Frostbite 2 game engine. It is currently under development with EA’s Montreal studio and, some DICE team members are over there reportedly helping EA Montreal on the game.
When EA make an official announcement, we’ll keep you posted.