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Powered by Frostbite™, EA SPORTS™ FIFA 18 blurs the line between the virtual and real worlds, bringing to life the players, teams, and atmospheres that immerse you in the emotion of The World’s Game. The biggest step in gameplay innovation in franchise history, FIFA 18 introduces Real Player Motion Technology, an all-new animation system which unlocks a new level of responsiveness, and player personality – now Cristiano Ronaldo and other top players feel and move exactly like they do on the real pitch. Player Control combined with new Team Styles and Positioning give you the tools to deliver Dramatic Moments that ignite Immersive Atmospheres around the world. The World’s Game also takes you on a global journey as Alex Hunter Returns along with a star-studded cast of characters, including Cristiano Ronaldo and other European football stars. And in FIFA Ultimate Team™, FUT ICONS, featuring Ronaldo Nazário and other football legends, are coming to FIFA 18 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC when the game launches on September 29, 2017.
Celebrate The World's Game in EA SPORTS FIFA 18 with the addition of football’s biggest tournament: the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™. Available to FIFA 18 owners on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC through a free* content update on May 29, the FIFA World Cup™ update lets you experience the greatest tournament on earth through authentic gameplay, teams, stadiums, and more.
- 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia ™: Choose one of 32 qualified nations and play through the authentic tournament structure, from the group stage to the final in Moscow.
- FIFA World Cup™ Kick-Off: Jump into an offline match solo or with friends using official teams, players, kits, presentation elements, and authentic stadium atmospheres from the FIFA World Cup™.
- Custom FIFA World Cup™ Tournament: Select any licensed national team in FIFA 18, from the USA to Italy, and bring your FIFA World Cup™ dreams to life by creating your own tournament draw.
- FIFA World Cup™ Ultimate Team: The most popular mode in FIFA 18, Ultimate Team, now with a fresh FIFA World Cup™ experience. Thanks to a revised chemistry system, FIFA World Cup™ ICONS, and dynamic player items related to the real-world tournament, FIFA World Cup™ Ultimate team lets you build your dream international squad.
Authentic FIFA World Cup™ Presentation
- Official FIFA World Cup™ Elements: Authentic teams, kits, badges, match balls, and the famous tournament trophy, the FIFA World Cup™ in FIFA 18 delivers a complete and official tournament experience.
- Immersive Atmospheres: All 12 stadiums from Russia are included in the FIFA World Cup™ update*. Enjoy the tournament's sights and sounds, thanks to authentic pitch environments, advertisements, dressings, national team banners, and high-resolution crowds.
- Authentic Presentation: The official 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ graphic and broadcast package provides a genuine football experience that continues off the pitch, thanks to Frostbite™-driven cinematic scenes that keep you immersed long after the final whistle.
FIFA World Cup™ Ultimate Team
- All-New FIFA World Cup™ ICONS: FIFA World Cup™ Ultimate Team will feature some of the most iconic players from the tournament's history.
- FIFA World CupTM Chemistry System: FIFA World Cup™ Ultimate Team provides different ways to link your favourite international players; instead of clubs and leagues, nationalities and confederations will be key chemistry components to consider when building and organizing your squad.
- FIFA World Cup™ Player Pool: Featuring up-to-date squads from every qualified nation with refreshed ratings, FIFA World Cup™ Ultimate Team gives you everything you need to build your international dream squad.
- Dynamic FIFA World Cup™ Items: Built to match real world performance, FIFA World Cup™ Ultimate Team items will update based on the performances of players who stood out on matchday. These player items will receive upgraded stats, ensuring that FIFA World Cup™ Ultimate Team offers a fresh and relevant experience for the entire tournament.
- Double Pack Incentive: For every Standard or Premium pack you purchase in FIFA World Cup™ Ultimate Team, you will receive equivalent pack value in FUT 18.
FIFA World Cup™ Ultimate Team Modes:
- Single Player Tournament Online Tournament
- Single Player Draft Online Draft
- Squad Building Challenges