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Next-Gen FIFA to debut at tonight’s Xbox 720 reveal event

Monday, 20th May 2013 19:37 GMT By Debabrata Nath

The official Facebook page of EA Sports FIFA videogame series has posted a picture confirming that it’s going to show the next-generation of the popular sports game during tomorrow’s Xbox event where Microsoft is confirmed to reveal its next home console. VG247 will be covering it all live as it happens so be sure to bookmark this thread.

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  1. Razor

    Holy Batman, the two biggest franchises on Earth at the Nextbox reveal.

    If MS have locked up promo rights for FIFA in addition to COD, then Sony is bang in trouble.

    #1 1 year ago
  2. POOP CRUSTY

    First sports game on a new console always look like crap. Compare the first NBA 2K on the 360 to NBA 2K13. I do expect better crowd visuals and reactions.

    #2 1 year ago
  3. Sadismek

    @1 They’ll never will. EA and Acti will not miss any opportunity to make their most profitable franchises available everywhere.

    #3 1 year ago
  4. The_Red

    That whole EA / MS relationship thingy is looking more and more likely. I still don’t understand why EA had no presence during Sony event unless…

    #4 1 year ago
  5. Razor

    @3 Read: “promo rights”…

    #5 1 year ago
  6. Joe Musashi

    @1 It’s doubtful FIFA would permit their licence to be limited in such a fashion. Whilst an exclusive would sound beneficial to MS, to FIFA it means narrowing a lucrative revenue stream.

    JM

    #6 1 year ago
  7. melonbuster1

    @4 Peter Moore is always Microsoft. Sony beware.

    #7 1 year ago
  8. daytripper

    FIFA sells far too well on Playstation for this to be exclusive

    #8 1 year ago
  9. Lengendaryboss

    Well thats the EA/MS Exclusivity Confirmed.

    #9 1 year ago
  10. Pytox

    Then everyone might on ps4 might switch to pes cause it uses fox engine :p

    #10 1 year ago
  11. DrDamn

    @7
    Peter Moore is also answerable to share holders. He needs to show value for money not bias.

    #11 1 year ago
  12. Dragon246

    Exclusivity? Very doubtful. FIFA license is not cheap.

    #12 1 year ago
  13. SameeR_Fisher

    Are you considering Early Exclusive ?!, for example Xbox Next launches this year along side with Fifa, but no PS4 version.

    Fifa comes to the PS4 in mid-2014 or something.

    #13 1 year ago
  14. mxmassef

    Fifa is not that big franchise it doesnt even sell much compared to gta, AC, etc. But COD is propably the best selling franchise on earth at this point. And the main point is as a gamer why wuold any gamer buy nextbox because it has fifa and cod. They are not bad games but they dont change almost at all. As I could say that you only need one fifa per generation and two COD games per generation :)

    #14 1 year ago
  15. Reddpayn

    Fifa one of the biggest franchises? Give me a break :) . Cod will still come to every platform and fifa wont even have an affect on console sales because there will be tons of new next gen games, and nobody will buy the same fifa game with enchanced graphics and couple of new animations added to it.

    #15 1 year ago
  16. Razor

    @14 “Fifa is not that big franchise ”
    @15 “Fifa one of the biggest franchises?”

    Is this a wind-up? lol

    #16 1 year ago
  17. daytripper

    @14 Fifa 13 Sold over 6m on PS3 alone

    #17 1 year ago
  18. Reddpayn

    Sorry for my comment. I had read some wrong information and thats why i posted my “wrong opinion” comment.

    #18 1 year ago
  19. Erthazus

    Sony right now is in the position of damage control. They even released teaser for hardware TODAY.

    Ohh… Shmony… Shmony. Poor Shmony. You sure need a TON of exclusives at E3 or else, die like SEGA.

    #19 1 year ago
  20. mxmassef

    Sorry guys I should have watched vgchartz before posting my comment:)

    #20 1 year ago
  21. Beta

    I highly doubt that Fifa is going to be exclusive. It sells too well on PlayStation and I don’t think they would want to potentially limit their market. If I’m wrong I’ll eat my hat. :P

    #21 1 year ago
  22. polygem

    if it will be the fifacod box with ads all over the dash then i finally know what i wont buy

    #22 1 year ago
  23. viralshag

    Awesome.

    #23 1 year ago
  24. JRNO

    Nice to see third parties attending, but I’m far more interested in what Microsoft has to offer for themselves.
    Still, looking forward to the reveal of the new CoD.

    #24 1 year ago
  25. DrDamn

    @18/@20
    Blimey, apologies and accepting you were mistaken? You’re not from round these parts are you? Kudos for the apologies. :)

    #25 1 year ago
  26. machy

    MS only gonna show multi-pla games .. that won’t help xbox, where’s the 1st studious MS?

    BTW FIFA already confirmed for ps3,x360, pc and next gen so the only exclusive u see is ”timed dlc”

    #26 1 year ago
  27. Wen3

    Microsoft simply lacks exclusives haha fifa and Cod are multiplat games every body knows that

    #27 1 year ago
  28. sg1974

    FIFA is so big on PS that EA can afford to let the IP look after itself on PS3 and PS4. Perfectly sensible for EA to tie up with MS and go big on 720 promotion.

    #28 1 year ago