Fans of the FIFA series of on-screen educational games have gotten bad news: the PlayStation 5’s load time makes them pretty much outdated.
Of course, games on the latest generation of consoles – and the PlayStation 5 in particular – mean much more than that, but for more than a decade, EA Sports ’football simulator has had the best time-saving mode in sports games. It’s out the window, writes EA Gabe Zaro on the PlayStation Blog, and it takes less than two seconds to get to a Kick-Off match from the foreplay menu.
Zaro’s blog post on Tuesday also highlighted the leap FIFA 21its gameplay is taken up by the new hardware. “Sensitive multi-touch animations take players’ movement to the next level of realism,” Zaro said, adding that more than 700 new animation combinations give players “more mobility and control over the ball than ever before.”
Visual loyalty comes with a postponed illumination, Madf NFL executive producer highlighted last week, giving more lifelike details to the game’s largest stadiums. This is complemented by new presentation elements that highlight the match-day atmosphere of an important television football match. Fans will get pre-match movies and big-purpose moments between broadcast fixes.
For the PlayStation 5 DualSense controller FIFA 21 offers improvements to the gamepad’s haptic capabilities. Tired gamers increase resistance to the root causes of DualSense (as shown in NBA 2K21), and the sides of the controller rumble more clearly, depending on which foot takes the shot. PS5 gamers can save time in their favorite mode thanks to the Activity Card feature, which places a shortcut on the console interface.
FIFA 21 will launch PlayStation 5 and Xbox One on December 4th. Its enhancements apply only to these platforms. Players who buy or have bought FIFA 21 you can get a free upgrade to the next console version at any time between the release date and launch on your PlayStation 4 or Xbox One console. FIFA 22which is usually in September.