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.
What's New in Gameplay
Real Player Motion Technology
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.
Score incredible goals in FIFA 18 as new movement and finishing animations unlock more fluid striking and heading of the ball. All-new crossing controls bring greater options to how you send it into the box. Whipped to the spot, arching deliveries, and pinged crosses to the back-stick will shake up your attacks in the final third.
Authentic sun positions, cinematic atmosphere grading, signature pitch-side fixtures, authentic broadcast overlays in La Liga and MLS, on-pitch debris, club and stadium specific banners, adaptive commentary, and changes in pitch quality all come together to bring the most immersive football experiences to life in FIFA 18.
High-Def Dynamic Crowds
All-new individual crowd reactions and expanded regional chant support have you feeding off the energy of your supporters. Hear authentic chants build as you mount an attack, incite realistic excitement when you score and even interact with the crowd while celebrating.
From tiki-taka to high press, new Team Styles put the most recognised tactics of the world's best clubs on the pitch in FIFA 18. Enjoy more time and space to read the play through New Player Positioning, while improved tactics give players greater options on the ball as teammates exploit space and make new attacking runs.
The Journey: Hunter Returns
After a breakthrough first year in the Premier League, the whole world is talking about Alex Hunter. He's back for a second season and, following a tumultuous transfer saga, he'll have the chance to compete at some of the biggest clubs in world football.
Cristiano Ronaldo leads a list of footballing greats and new, diverse characters in a star-studded cast well-suited to a blockbuster sequel.
Tour the Football World
From a summer break in Brazil, to a pre-season tour in Los Angeles, Alex Hunter experiences diverse football landscapes in a truly global journey.
New Playable Characters
Experience short, standalone stories with new playable characters that Alex meets throughout The Journey.
Shape the narrative in a personal way by making decisions that dictate Alex Hunter's career and effect relationships with characters both on and off the pitch.
Your Alex Hunter
Personalize the look of Alex Hunter by selecting his hair, tattoos, and clothing from a series of options.
Play with Friends
Team up with a friend and experience The Journey: Hunter Returns with new local multiplayer gameplay options.
More to Play For
Chapter-based, short term objectives give Alex Hunter more to play for as he navigates his way through the second season of a prospering career.
FIFA 18 Ultimate Team
It's the biggest season yet for the most popular mode in FIFA. See all the ways you can play and earn rewards to help build your dream squad in FIFA 18 Ultimate Team.
Ronaldo Nazário. Maradona. Pelé. Ronaldinho. Play with the most iconic legends of football as FUT ICONS comes to PlayStation 4. Experience unique versions of each ICON with Stories, featuring items for milestone career moments.
Complete dynamic daily and weekly Objectives in-game or in the new companion app to earn great rewards in FUT 18. From squad management goals to dynamic in-match challenges, the harder the challenge, the better the reward you'll receive.
Squad Building Challenges
Build squads from players in your club to complete challenges and earn in-game rewards. New features like Combined Player Requirements, and Brick Slots create deeper SBCs in FUT 18.
Watch full match replays from the top players in the world competing in the weekend league. Control playback and cameras through matches of your favorite pro players to learn how they play and raise your game!
More FUT Kits
You love them, we love them. Designed by community stars, soundtrack artists and others, more custom FUT kits than ever before will feature in FUT 18. Make sure you're wearing the latest kit on the pitch!
Play FUT Anywhere
The new Web App now enjoys all the same features as the Companion App including Objectives and Squad Building Challenges. Trade and manage your squad through the re-designed Web & Companion App on iOS and Android.