FIFA 18 Release Date, Editions and Cover Star Revealed
FIFA 18 has revealed the game trailer and Cristiano Ronaldo will be the official cover star. This is a big contrast to previous rumors that claimed that Paul Pogba would be on the cover. The game will be released on September 29.
The Senior Producer for EA Sports FIFA, Aaron McHardy, says the have partnered with Cristiano Ronaldo, and in the process, they have learned a lot about his play style and what makes him special. Cristiano’s energy, passion and global fan base makes him the perfect ambassador of FIFA 18.
On the other hand Cristiano expressed his happiness and gratitude for being chosen to be the cover.
The Frostbite Engine will power FIFA 18. The game trailer has at PS4 branding at the end.
FIFA 18 Price and Editions
The FIFA 18 will be available for pre-order on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC and those who pre-order will have access three days earlier. The cost of the package will be $60 and it will include 20 premium gold coins which will be 1 coin per week running for 20 weeks. There will be 8 special edition FIFA Ultimate Team kits and a Cristiano Ronaldo player on loan for only 5 FUT matches.
The FIFA 18 standard version will cost $60, the Ronaldo edition will cost $80 and the Icon edition will cost $100. The Ronaldo edition will be similar to the standard version but will be available three days earlier. The Icon Edition will have TOTW loan player packs and Ronaldo Nazario Loan which is not available in any other version.
PES 2018 has also been announced and it will have no exclusive editions for the Xbox one or PS4. This gives Sony an upper hand with FIFA. Once it is released Sony hopes to distribute millions of copies worldwide.
Here is the official game trailer on Youtube.