GameSpotclaims to have been informed by a reputable source that EA won the rights to publish a Titanfall sequel based on the first game's performance - while official sales data has yet to be revealed, Titanfall debuted at No.1 on theUK all formats charton Monday after enjoying the biggest launch of 2014 to date, and helped drive a 96 per cent increase in UKXbox One salesduring the week ended March 15.
Meanwhile,Polygonsources told the site that Titanfall 2 will not be a Microsoft exclusive meaning that, unlike the original, the sequel is likely to be published on Sony consoles.
An EA representative told both sites: "We do not comment on rumor or speculation. Right now all our focus is on supporting all the fans worldwide enjoying Titanfall."
Asked in October 2013 whether Respawn would eventually make games for PS4, studio headVince Zampella said: "Of course we will, just not the first Titanfall."
And the following month, EA chief financial officerBlake Jorgensen said: "We'll find I'm sure that there will be future Titanfalls at some point that may be on multiple product platforms."
On Wednesday, EA delayed the Xbox 360Titanfall release datefor a second time, pushing the game's launch back by two weeks to April 8 in North America and April 11 in Europe.