FIFA 14 To Feature New Co-op Seasons Online Mode And Connected Experiences Between Current and Next Gen Consoles
COLOGNE, Germany – Aug. 20, 2013– Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) today announced that EA SPORTS™ is bringing legendary footballers such as Pelé, Patrick Vieira, and Ruud Gullit, to FIFA 14 Ultimate Team to the Xbox 360® and Xbox One®, the all-in-one games and entertainment systems from Microsoft. Fans will be able to craft their FIFA 14 Ultimate Team with a mix of legendary players playing alongside today’s football stars. Each Legend will have unique attributes that will showcase the skills and flair that made them legendary at the height of their careers, and will be randomly included in Gold Packs in FIFA 14 Ultimate Team beginning with the launch of the Xbox One. The star-studded lineup of football legends revealed today features:
|FIFA 14 Ultimate Team Legends|
|Dennis Bergkamp||Fernando Hierro||Robert Pirès|
|Oliver Bierhoff||Filippo Inzaghi||Frank Rijkaard|
|Sol Campbell||Patrick Kluivert||David Seaman|
|Fabio Cannavaro||Henrik Larsson||Teddy Sheringham|
|Rui Costa||Jens Lehmann||Andriy Shevchenko|
|Hernán Crespo||Gary Lineker||Davor Šuker|
|Frank de Boer||Freddie Ljungberg||Marco van Basten|
|Marcel Desailly||Paolo Maldini||Edwin van der Sar|
|Paulo Futre||Lothar Matthäus||Ruud van Nistelrooy|
|Stefan Effenberg||Gary Neville||Patrick Vieira|
|Robbie Fowler||Michael Owen||Christian Vieri|
|Ruud Gullit||Pauleta||George Weah|
|Gheorghe Hagi||Pelé||Gianfranco Zola|
When playing FIFA 14 on Xbox One and PS4, fans will feel the electricity of a living stadium, and experience the majesty of the world’s greatest football theatres. From dramatic broadcast-inspired stadium flyovers to emotional pre-match ceremonies, fans will see and feel the match like never before. A new feature called Match Flow will revolutionize the FIFA experience, delivering dynamic and continuous gameplay. Players will interact with side-line characters such as ball boys so they can get the ball back into play as the clock winds down and the pressure mounts and fans will witness the build-up and player positioning prior to corners or free kicks. The all-new in-game Director will keep fans connected to the action. With 121 different broadcast cameras outside the stadium and positioned around the pitch, each following star players and headline makers, FIFA 14 will deliver stunning new replay angles, compelling storylines, and all the emotion that unfolds within a match…so FIFA 14 will look and feel alive.
With the addition of the iconic Brazilian National Team and new licenses for the Chilean Primera Division, Argentinean Primera División, 19 clubs from Brazil, and other new licenses to be revealed in the weeks ahead,FIFA 14 will be the most authentic football game on the planet. It will feature 33 officially licensed leagues, over 600 clubs and more than 16,000 players.
EA SPORTS FIFA 14*** will release in North America on September 24 and worldwide on September 27 on the Xbox 360® games and entertainment system with Kinect™ from Microsoft, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system with PlayStation Move support, Windows PC, Wii™, Nintendo 3DS™^^, PlayStation®Vita handheld entertainment system, PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system, and PSP® (PlayStation®Portable). The game will also be available on Xbox One and the PlayStation 4 later this year. FIFA 14 on mobile^^ will be available on iPhone®, iPad®, and iPod® touch as well as Android devices this fall. Other mobile platforms will be revealed later.
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*Offer restrictions apply. Please see <gp_link type=”http” loc=”//www.easportsfootball.com”>www.easportsfootball.com for details.** Internet connection and Origin account required. Must be 13+ to create an account.^Requires internet connection, access to FIFA 14 on both current and next generation consoles, the use of the same Origin Account and the respective Xbox LIVE and Sony Entertainment Network accounts. Must be 13+ to create an Origin account. EA may retire online features and services after 30 days notice posted on<gp_link type=”http” loc=”//www.ea.com/1/service-updates”>www.ea.com/1/service-updates.***Not all features available on all gaming platforms.
^^ Not all leagues, clubs and player available on Nintendo 3DS and mobile