EA SPORTS FIFA: release date, details and first screenshots of the new FIFA Mobile
We knew that this year the new mobile version of the famous football simulator FIFA would not have had in the title the classic number for the year, and in fact the official title of the game that will arrive this September on the Google Play Store and on the Apple App Store is EA SPORTS FIFA.
Also the reason for this choice had already been revealed in recent weeks by EA: the intention is in fact that of throwing a definitive app that will be updated from year to year (as well as for Madden NFL) with new graphics and, of course, all the data relating to the new football seasons.
The fact is that just in these days EA SPORTS FIFA made its debut on theCanadian App Store, a nation often chosen by more or less important software houses as a testing ground before the international launch. We then discover the first details about it: to begin with, it will be a game free, free-to-play to be precise, assisted by optional in-app purchases, and it will be necessary well 1.4 GB of free space on the device for installation. At the moment, only the requirements regarding iOS are known: the game will be downloadable only on iPhone 5S, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPad Air, iPad Air 2, iPad mini 2 and iPad mini 3.
EA SPORTS FIFA will obviously have a brand new graphics engine which will boast improved animations, more spectacular goals, a whole series of tricks regarding artificial intelligence (teammates will finally be smarter) and a hybrid control system further improved that will allow the combined use of gestures and buttons. Also it will be possible to realize unique celebrations with their players following the goals. We will always have to deal with the modality Ultimate Team which will allow us to sell and buy players, choose a style of play, formations and much more. We can choose between over 10,000 players from over 500 licensed teams, and there will be daily challenges related to the various games played.
EA MOBILE also revealed the release date of EA SPORTS FIFA for Android and iOS: appointment fixed at September 22! So very little is missing from the launch of the game on the virtual stores of Apple and Google. To pass the wait, if you haven’t already done so, you can take a look at our previous article in which we show you a gameplay movie, or take a look at the gallery below with the first official screenshots.
- FIFA Mobile: graphics based on that for PS3 and Xbox 360, here is a gameplay video