Finally, here we are: EA Sports has announced the release date of the next FIFA. FIFA 22 will hit the market on October 1, 2021, on PC (Steam and Origin), PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, and Google Stadia. FIFA 22 Legacy Edition will arrive on Nintendo Switch at a later date.
On current-gen and Google Stadia, FIFA 22 will be based on the new HyperMotion technology. The game will combine the Advanced 11 vs 11 Capture System and machine learning technology “in order to deliver the most realistic, fluid and responsive football experience, thus unlocking the pure emotion, passion and physicality of the best game in the world. world”. Specifically, HyperMotion has integrated the first-ever motion capture of 22 professional footballers playing at high intensity. Additionally, EA’s proprietary machine learning has learned from over 8.7 million game capture frames to create animations that are as realistic as possible.
“FIFA 22 offers millions of fans around the world the opportunity to play the sport they love in an unprecedented way,” said Nick Wlodyka, GM, EA SPORTS FIFA. “Each player experiences FIFA however they like, but the gameplay on the pitch is the constant that unites, and we are thrilled to be able to deliver profound innovation on this front. HyperMotion further elevates this aspect on next-generation platforms and Stadia, and completely changes the perception. of the game”.
Of course, Career mode, Volta Football, Pro Club, and FUT will return. EA Sports has also made it known that they have also completely rebuilt the goalkeeper system, have created a brand new Create a Club experience in career mode, have reinvented the gameplay of Volta Football, and have introduced Fifa Ultimate Team heroes, new elements that represent “the stories and the glory of the most important and fan favorite players. “
Kylian Mbappé will again be the FIFA cover man for the second year in a row. The Paris Saint-Germain striker commented on the news: “Being back on the FIFA covers is fantastic. I have a very special relationship with this video game and I can’t wait to enjoy FIFA 22 with all of you.” FIFA 22 will include more than 17,000 players in over 700 teams, more than 900 stadiums, and over 30 leagues, including the UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League, the new UEFA Europa Conference League, Premier League, Bundesliga, LaLiga Santander, CONMEBOL Libertadores, and CONMEBOL South American.
Those who pre-order FIFA 22 Ultimate Edition before August 11 will receive an untradeable FUT Hero Player Item from December 1, as well as four-day early access. Here you will find more details.