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Guildford, UK. – Sept. 10, 2013 –
Electronic Arts Inc. today announced that the playable demo of EA
FIFA 14 is available to download worldwide for the Xbox
360® games and entertainment system from Microsoft for Xbox
LIVE® Gold members, for the PlayStation®3 computer
entertainment system, and for PC on
Origin™, enabling fans to experience the
innovation that earned
FIFA 14 “Best Sports Game” award at gamescom
FIFA 14 demo will be available to Xbox LIVE Silver members
beginning Sept. 17.
Fans will be able to play in Camp Nou as FC Barcelona, AC Milan,
Manchester City, Tottenham Hotspur, Paris Saint-Germain, Borussia
Dortmund, Boca Juniors, and NY Red Bulls, or as one of the unique
FIFA Ultimate Teams with the chance to earn additional
players to customize their demo squad.
is the pinnacle of innovation on this current generation of
consoles where fans will experience the emotion of scoring great
goals. Innovations to the award-winning gameplay make the game more
authentic and more fun. Dictate the tempo of a match, create
chances through midfield, and then unleash the perfect
strike. A new feature called Pure Shot and a brand-new ball
physics system will transform shooting, making every shot attempt
feel real, and when players connect with the perfect strike, feel
FIFA 14 delivers engaging new online modes* such as Co-op
Seasons, and live services that connect fans to the heartbeat of
the sport—and to each other—through EA SPORTS Football
Early access to
FIFA 14 Ultimate Team for all returning players** begins
September 15, enabling fans to start building and managing their
FIFA 14 Ultimate Team via
easports.com/fifa/play. Players will have access
to the auction markets and other features in preparation for the
season. This year fans will be able to experience ultimate squad
customization to play their preferred style of football in
FIFA 14 Ultimate Team with the addition of all-new
Chemistry Styles that will make every player and every team unique.
Later this year with the launch of the new consoles, fans will be
able to craft their ultimate dream team with a mix of legendary
players—including Pelé—competing alongside
today’s football stars in
FIFA 14 Ultimate Team only on Xbox 360 and Xbox One®.
FIFA 14 “New Season” trailer can be viewed at
is available for pre-order*** now at
http://www.origin.com and other retailers.
With the addition of the iconic Brazilian National Teams, and
new licenses for the Chilean Primera Division, Argentinean Primera
División, Liga Colombiana Categoría Primera A, and 20
clubs from Brazil,
FIFA 14 will be the most authentic football game on the
planet. It will feature 33 officially licensed leagues, more than
600 clubs and 16,000 players.
FIFA 14**** will release worldwide on September 27 for the
Xbox 360® with Kinect™ from Microsoft, PlayStation®3
with PlayStation Move support, Windows PC, Wii™, Nintendo
3DS™^, PlayStation®Vita handheld entertainment system,
PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system, and PSP®
(PlayStation®Portable). The game will also be available with
the launch of the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 later this year.
FIFA 14 on mobile^ will be available on iPhone®,
iPad®, and iPod® touch as well as Android devices this
fall. Other mobile platforms will be revealed later.
Join the EA SPORTS community at
http://www.facebook.com/easports. Follow us on
@easportsfifa and use the hash-tag #FIFA14.
For information about
FIFA 14 visit
www.easports.com/fifa. Assets are available at
EA SPORTS is one of the leading sports entertainment brands
in the world, with top-selling videogame franchises, award-winning
interactive technology, fan programs and cross-platform digital
experiences. EA SPORTS creates connected experiences that ignite
the emotion of sports through industry-leading sports videogames,
Madden NFL football,
NBA LIVE basketball,
Tiger Woods PGA TOUR® golf,
EA SPORTS UFC. For more information about EA SPORTS,
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* Internet connection and Origin account required.
Must be 13+ to create an account.
** Players who registered and created a security question
in FIFA 13 Ultimate Team prior Aug. 1, 2013
***Offer restrictions apply. Please see
www.easportsfootball.com for details.
****Not all features available on all gaming
^ Not all leagues, clubs and player available on Nintendo
3DS and mobile
About Electronic Arts
Electronic Arts (NASDAQ: EA) is a global leader in digital
interactive entertainment. The Company delivers games, content and
online services for Internet-connected consoles, personal
computers, mobile phones and tablets. EA has more than 300 million
registered players and operates in 75 countries.
In fiscal year 2013, EA posted GAAP net revenue of $3.8 billion.
Headquartered in Redwood City, California, EA is recognized for a
portfolio of critically acclaimed, high-quality blockbuster brands
such as The Sims™, Madden NFL, FIFA Soccer, Need for
Speed™, Battlefield™ and Mass Effect™. More
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