EA SPORTS FC 24 Launches Worldwide Today - A New Era Begins for the World's Game

30 September 2023

Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) has ushered in a new era in football with the global launch of EA SPORTS FC™ 24, now available for multiple platforms, including PlayStation®5, Xbox Series X|S, PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch™. EA SPORTS FC™ 24 introduces a trio of groundbreaking technologies and expands cross-play capabilities, offering an immersive and inclusive football experience.

Nick Wlodyka, SVP & GM of EA SPORTS FC, emphasized the significance of this launch, stating, "Today marks a milestone moment as we welcome millions of fans to the club with EA SPORTS FC. There is massive innovation at the heart of FC 24, combined with a commitment to authenticity, and together they deliver an unparalleled, entertaining experience that is expansive, true-to-life, and above all – brings together a football community with our fans at the center."

Key Highlights of EA SPORTS FC™ 24:

  1. Global Cross-Play: EA SPORTS FC™ 24 now supports cross-play across all multiplayer online modes, enabling friends to play together across platforms. This cross-play feature enhances the accessibility and inclusivity of the game, allowing players on various systems to compete and collaborate.

  2. Roster of Players and Leagues: EA SPORTS FC™ 24 offers unrivaled authenticity with a roster of players from top clubs and leagues worldwide, including LALIGA EA SPORTS, the Premier League, Bundesliga, Serie A, CONMEBOL Libertadores, UEFA Champions League, UEFA Women's Champions League, the Barclays Women’s Super League, and more.

  3. Innovative Technologies:

    • HyperMotionV: This technology translates the fluidity of real-world football into the game using volumetric data from over 180 top-tier matches, resulting in a more realistic and dynamic football experience.
    • PlayStyles: Optimized with real-world Opta data and other sources, PlayStyles add depth to players' abilities, going beyond overall ratings to highlight their unique on-pitch attributes.
    • Enhanced Frostbite Engine: The Frostbite engine has been upgraded to enhance the visual and gameplay elements, making every in-game moment look and feel more like real football.
  4. Ultimate Team™ Evolution: The addition of women's football to Ultimate Team™ includes five new leagues and introduces clubs and players from the UEFA Women’s Champions League. Players can also improve their squad members through Ultimate Team™ Evolutions, enhancing their skills, PlayStyles, and overall ratings.

  5. Career Mode Enhancements: Career Mode now offers more control and depth. Manager Career lets you define your club's philosophy and includes the prestigious Ballon d’Or™. Player Career allows you to shape your player's story and earn the Ballon d’Or™ award. Manager Career introduces the Total Management System, combining Tactical Vision and Coaches for more influence on club decisions.

  6. Expanded Cross-Play: Cross-play has been extended to various multiplayer modes, including Clubs, Co-Op Season, VOLTA FOOTBALL™, and Ultimate Team™ Co-Op, providing more opportunities for players to compete and collaborate across platforms.

  7. Exclusive FC Founder Status: Players who join EA SPORTS FC™ 24 by November 1, 2023, will become FC Founders, unlocking exclusive in-game vanity, objectives, and tasks in Ultimate Team, including a Founder Evolution experience.

EA SPORTS FC™ 24 is part of the broader EA SPORTS FC platform, connecting football fans worldwide through console, mobile, online, and esports products. It builds on EA SPORTS' 30-year history of delivering interactive football experiences, emphasizing inclusivity, innovation, and authenticity.

With its innovative technologies, extensive player and league roster, and commitment to creating a global football community, EA SPORTS FC™ 24 is set to redefine the world of football gaming.


Source: businesswire.com