EA has revealed the upcoming FIFA 18 with a trailer featuring Cristiano Ronaldo and also confirmed him to be the cover star for the upcoming FIFA game for PC and consoles. However, it seems that Barcelona fans are not happy about Ronaldo being the cover star instead of Messi.
Soccer fans are demanding EA to downgrade Cristiano Ronaldo’s stats in FIFA 18 claiming that he has slowed sown in real life. According to fans, while his ability has not downgraded but his speed has definitely slowed down and EA must downgrade Ronaldo’s stats in upcoming FIFA 18.
Speaking of Cristiano Ronaldo being the cover star for FIFA 18, according to a new report, Ronaldo as the cover star could boost sales for the upcoming FIFA game. The report comes from SuperData which suggests that Ronaldo being the cover star for FIFA 18 could boost the sales for the upcoming title. According to Joost van Dreunen, CEO of market researcher SuperData, a popular player as a cover star can boost the sales for the title up to 10%.
Furthermore, the game will also launch for Nintendo Switch, however, EA has revealed that the Switch version will not include the single player campaign and also will not be developed on Frostbite Engine. Switch version will be developed on a different game engine from the PS4, Xbox One, and PC version as EA has revealed that Frostbite engine will be exclusive to PC, Xbox One, and PS4 versions.
FIFA 18 is a sports game in development at EA for PS4, Xbox One, PC and Nintendo Switch.