FIFA is also known as FIFA Soccer or FIFA Football. It is a sequences of association football video games, released annually by EA Sports.
When the sequences began in late 1993, it was noticeable for being the first to have a licence from FIFA. The newest parts in the sequences comprise of numerous exclusively-licensed leagues with leagues and teams across the globe. This includes countless teams from England, Germany, Spain, Italy, Turkey, Portugal, Netherlands, Mexico, and much more.
While FIFA 95 did not include much other than the skill to play with club teams, FIFA 96 pushed the boundaries. By obtaining the FIFPro license, Sega Saturn, 32X, PC and PlayStation versions used EA’s virtual stadium engine for the first time with real player names. FIFA 97 was afterwards implemented with improved graphics, and with many other unknown teams available to select.
During the years, FIFA games have been met with several minor criticisms. These include the improvements of each game structures over its predecessor. As the console market is growing, FIFA is being confronted by other titles such as Konami Pro Evolution Soccer sequences. However, during the past three years, FIFA had sold more than 3.5 million copies all around the world to keep its reputation as the world’s best-selling sports video game franchise.
Throughout many years of success, EA Mobile has brought forward the most famous football game sequences on mobile version. The gameplay was altered to the particulars of mobile devices, which called for some overview. It’s arcade-like and dynamic, even though it also features a variety of options, which enable you to manage your team and select the right strategy. Inspired by this, Mummies Bingo came forward with Champions Cup game, but this time, in the form of a slot machine.
Furthermore, FIFA mobile contains minigames, referencing the real-life current football events. You can build your own team to challenge other players online. The game uses the free-to-play mode with possible microtransactions, and the official license permitted for implementing over 17,000 players, 650 teams and 30 leagues.
Another interesting chapter of the most popular video games came in 2016 when Lionel Messi signed a contract with FIFA. The game allows you to select your favourite national club or team. Stimulating challenges await you in both multiplayer and single game modes. Aside from all the features, one of the best additions in FIFA 16 is the Women’s Football Clubs. However, there are only 12 women’s teams in the game and cannot be competed with men.
FIFA will keep on enhancing its series and produce better quality of graphics in the upcoming years. If you take a look at the latest FIFA 18 edition, you will notice the introduction of Real Players Motion technology. This technology governs the behaviours, animations and appearances of the in-game footballers. Even though it encompasses mostly top players, the less-known footballers also act in a more realistic manner. This superb game comes with a continuation to a story campaign from FIFA 17. What will make upcoming FIFA games more striking, is the option to let players in the game to negotiate with other clubs, just like in real life!