The game, which is being developed by EA Seoul and will be published by Nexon, is set to get a closed beta before launch and it will include close to 15,000 real world players from 40 national teams and 30 leagues.
The press release had this to say.
Delivering the best next generation technologies from the EA SPORTS FIFA franchise, EA SPORTS FIFA Online 3 offers the most authentic in-game experience ever. Players will experience improved gameplay and strategies, enhanced graphics, the latest rosters, and extensive use of official licenses – including close to 15,000 real world players from 30 leagues and 40 national teams. The new PC online game adds new techniques and features, improved artificial intelligence, enhanced animation and dynamic 5-on-5 multiplayer competition.
No definite release date has been shared other than “late 2012.”