This weekend ended one of the best months in recent times in relation to football, as due to the pandemic, two major national team competitions joined at the same time: Copa America and Euro 2020, with the big winners being the Argentina and Italy. However, this is over and it’s time to forget both and for football fans (and football simulators in particular) we bring excellent news: EA Sports has unveiled the trailer for the brand new FIFA 22 and also announced when will the game will be for sale.
And for the second year in a row, Paris Saint-Germain and France forward Kylian Mbappe will be on the cover, which is a rare situation for the same player to be repeated on the cover, with the most recent examples being Leonel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
According to EA, this will be the most realistic game so far, and we didn’t expect it to be any different. But this argument by EA is based on the use of the latest technology “HyperMotion” present in FIFA 22, which uses the motion capture of 22 players in a field at high intensity, considered the first in the industry and that we can see in the trailer.
The programmers claim that HyperMotion, combined with its own artificial intelligence, delivers “the most realistic, fluid and responsive football experience” with nearly 9 million game action frames captured and analyzed, giving EA lots of data to play with. reference in creating “organic” moves for the game.
This latest edition is more robust than ever, with over 17,000 players from over 700 teams, in over 90 stadiums and over 30 leagues available to play, including the UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League, the brand new UEFA Europa Conference League, Premier League, Bundesliga, La Liga, CONMEBOL Copa Libertadores and CONMEBOL Copa Sudamericana.
So get ready, as we also know when you can get your hands on what aims to be the best football simulator of 2022, FIFA 2022 will hit the market on October 1st.
It should be noted that FIFA 22 will come to PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, PC via Origin and Steam, Stadia, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. FIFA 22 Legacy Edition will be available for Nintendo Switch. As for the most talked about technology, HyperMotion, will be available on PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S and Stadia.
It remains to be seen what Konami has to answer, as the latest rumors point to a free version of PES 22. It shouldn’t be long before we know.