EA celebrates the record-breaking release of “EA SPORTS™ FIFA 22”, where players can experience the revolutionary next-generation HyperMotion gaming technology on platforms such as PlayStation®5, Xbox Series X|S and Stadia™. All game modes are innovative, including VOLTA FOOTBALL playground tournament, new FIFA Ultimate Team™ Heroes, and more new elements. “FIFA 22” is currently available worldwide through PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, PC platforms Origin™ and Steam®, Stadia, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Paris Saint-Germain superstar Kylian Mbappé also appeared on the cover of the game for two consecutive years.
This time, the number of players who are the first to play through Early Access is more than ever. More than 5.2 million players around the world have experienced the excitement of stepping on the “FIFA 22” virtual stadium. Therefore, over 131 million matches have been played in all current game modes, and more than 4.6 million teams have been established.
“At EA SPORTS, our high-quality football experience represents more than just a game, it is also a vibrant and energetic community, a connection between millions of fans across national borders and cultures.” EA Sports “FIFA” brand vice president David Jackson said so. “By signing licensing agreements with more than 300 partners, we have created an immersive and real world of football, allowing our players to connect through leagues, teams and skills, so as to spread the passion of football to the world. This year’s new work is so far Our best expression of the power of football.”
Present the most realistic football game experience through HyperMotion technology
“FIFA 22” specially uses HyperMotion technology, combined with advanced 11 to 11 game motion capture and patented machine learning technology, to provide the most realistic, smooth and responsive football game for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S and Stadia platforms Experience, fully demonstrate the original enthusiasm and vitality on the football field. HyperMotion technology not only realizes the integration of motion capture for 22 professional football players in high-intensity games for the first time, but also EA’s patented machine learning algorithm can learn from more than 8.7 million frames of game motion capture data, responding to various interactive conditions on the court, and then Real-time calculation of new animations, producing a variety of lifelike actions. Regardless of shooting, passing or passing, HyperMotion technology changes the player’s actions in the state of holding or not holding the ball.
“HyperMotion technology will not only completely change the “FIFA” series of games, but will also reform the pattern of sports video games from now on.” EA SPORTS “FIFA” general manager Nick Wlodyka said. “Our team has devoted countless hours to listen to the opinions of the community and fine-tune the game in order to provide an innovative work that allows fans to dig into the original emotion of the game in an unprecedented way.”
Revolutionary FIFA Ultimate Team experience
“FIFA 22” also innovated the popular FIFA Ultimate Team (FUT) mode, redesigning the way of competition between Division Rivals and FUT Champions players, making it easier for players to test their own technology and compete with other players. This year’s new work has also joined FUT Heroes, not only to show the most memorable stars, but also to give fans a chance to relive the classic moments of their careers, which is why they are able to get a place in FUT 22 Heroes.
The reworked career mode provides players with more ways to realize their football dreams
Player’s career: Through the updated “player growth” system, immerse yourself in the journey of professional player growth. It includes new in-game ability value “talents” that players can activate according to the game situation, dynamically generated game goals, new ways to greatly increase the score of the team leader, and cutscenes formed based on the events of the game just going on.
Team leader career: Create your own club to compete with the world’s top clubs and compete for the glory of UEFA Champions League or CONMEBOL Libertadores. Design your own emblem as you want, create a home and away jersey that everyone is admired in the league. You can also use the stadium editor to give your fans a home stadium that they can be proud of.
Innovation in all game modes
VOLTA FOOTBALL is back with great charm and brand-new gameplay, allowing fans to play their own style and enhance the team connection. The changed street football game method allows players to get feedback for their training skills. There is also a new season progress system that allows players to get all rewards with experience points no matter which mode they play in VOLTA FOOTBALL.
Professional golf clubs provide players with new customization options to make the players’ own clubs stand out, and allow players to experience the player growth system and control the career development of virtual players. The simplified social system makes it easier for players to find the next event. “FIFA 22” also introduced female professional players in this mode for the first time.
EA SPORTS “FIFA 22” contains more than 100 stadiums, more than 30 leagues, more than 700 teams and more than 17,000 players. It is also the only game that can play famous competitions such as UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa. League, the new UEFA Europa Conference Leage, English Premier Football League, Bundesliga, La Liga, CONMEBOL Libertadores, CONMEBOL Sudamericana, bring players the most realistic experience.
“FIFA 22” was developed by EA Vancouver and EA Romania, and is now available on PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, PC platforms Origin and Steam, Stadia, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One worldwide. The Legendary Edition of “FIFA 22” will land on Nintendo Switch™. Join the EA SPORTS “FIFA” community on Facebook and Instagram, or follow us on Twitter @easportsfifa.