For the first time in FIFA’s extensive history — since 93′ according to the E3 conference — players will be able to pick up and play Alex Hunter, FIFA 17‘s athletic protagonist.
To accentuate the sliding shin kicks, grass spraying, and stadium trembling excitement of the real game, EA is announcing that the latest soccer iteration will be using the powerful Frostbite engine.
Here’s the announcement trailer:
The following was stated from the EA Sports page:
For the first time ever in FIFA, live your story on and off the pitch as the Premier League’s next rising star, Alex Hunter. Play on any club in the Premier league, for authentic managers and alongside some of the best players on the planet.
In The Journey, Alex Hunter’s Premier League career is impacted by your performance on the pitch, and the decisions you make off of it. Make critical decisions throughout the game that will change what happens next and how other characters react to you.
FIFA 17 will be released on PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PC on 29 September.
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