Electronic Arts have announced that it’s bringing the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, football’s biggest tournament, to FIFA 18 as a free content update.
The 2018 FIFA World Cup update will deliver a complete and official tournament experience through official FIFA World Cup elements, including authentic teams, stadiums, kits, badges, Official Match Ball and the Official Winner’s Trophy.
The 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia update lets players choose one of 32 qualified nations to live out their FIFA World Cup dream and write their own history from the group stage to the final in Moscow in Online Friendlies and Online Tournament modes.
Fans will get to dive into Custom Tournament mode to select any licensed national team in FIFA 18 to create a unique tournament draw with non-qualified nations, including Italy, Chile, USA, among others. Elements include immersive atmospheres that include all 12 stadiums from Russia to authentic pitch environments, and national team banners and cinematic scenes that continue the FIFA World Cup experience long after the final whistle.
Ultimate Team players will also benefit from a revised chemistry system featuring dynamic player items related to the real-world tournament to build a dream international squad. Also featured in FIFA World Cup Ultimate Team are FIFA World Cup ICONS, some of the most iconic players from the tournament’s history.
The 2018 FIFA World Cup will also be available on FIFA Mobile for a limited time starting June 6th. Fans can take one of 32 qualified national teams to football glory or re-write history with a non-qualified national team.
Fans can now download the update on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC and Nintendo Switch.