This September, Konami and EA will return with two most wanted titles in their excellent football series. PES 2018 (read PES ’18 full review here) has been already announced and will be hitting stores around you on 14th September, but EA just teased the new trailer for the gameplay of FIFA 2018 that looks really promising.
When is it coming out?
On September 29, 2017 EA will launch FIFA 18 for PC, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch. At the end of recently teaser trailer, a PS4 Pro logo appears, letting us know that FIFA 18 will offer additional support for Sony’s newest console. Leaving Xbox Scorpio a mystery, if the same additional support will be given to the Microsoft’s new Xbox Scorpio.
EA Sports has confirmed that the new FIFA Ultimate Team Legends will not be exclusive to Xbox One only. This confirmed news can be noticed on the pre-order page of the official webpage of FIFA 18, players purchasing the “Icon Edition” will receive $155 worth of Jumbo Premium Gold Packs, also Cristiano Ronaldo and Brazilian striker, Ronaldo will be playable as loan for five games.
EA Sports has also confirmed the existence of Journey Season Two, and they have taken the Journey to the next level which makes sense 2018 being a World Cup year, that will let your nation on the exclusive stage of them all in the story mode. An additional feature will be great, having full control over your club career, being able to play in more than one position or improve your team chemistry by socializing with your teammates off the ground.
The Cover Star:
After having a first glimpse at FIFA 18’s official cover, the greatest star ever ‘Cristiano Ronaldo’ will be the coverstar for the FIFA 18. Also there will be a launch of ‘Ronaldo Edition’ that will let players have the official game three days before the actual launch and also 20 jumbo premium card packs for FIFA Ultimate Team.
The man himself can be found in the official cover shot:
Good news is that the new FIFA 18 will be supported on the old generation consoles too like Microsoft’s Xbox 360 and Sony’s PlayStation 3 which has left FIFA fans a bit disappointment when they heard there will be no story mode on the old generation consoles. But they will be able to access all other contents of the game as well.
The new FIFA 18 will be running on the new engine Frostbite enabling to utilize the power of the new generation consoles and provide High Dynamic Range to supported television which will seem more realistic. Also the new FIFA 18 have upgraded their graphics range which will let fans play on even more smoother grounds and experience a real state of football gaming.
FIFA 18 Roundup:
- What is FIFA 18?
The next game in the long running football franchise of EA Sports.
- Confirmed Release Date?
FIFA 18 is set to be launch on September 29th, 2017
- Price Tag
It will cost $60/£45/AU$59
- Cross Platform Support?
Yes, FIFA 18 will be available on all the present generation and older generation consoles including PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.