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Xbox One and EA Sports announce partnership, FIFA 14 Ultimate Team exclusive

Tuesday, 21st May 2013 18:30 GMT By Dave Cook

Xbox One hand EA Sports have unveiled a new partnership moving forward on Microsoft’s new console, although what it entails remains to be seen.

EA confirmed that UFC, NBA Live, Madden and FIFA 14 would launch on Xbox One, and will come with fundamental new changes and will run in a new engine called ‘EA Sports Ignite’.

They also confirmed that a new version of FIFA 14 Ultimate Team would be coming to Xbox One exclusively.

The company’s sports games are all geared around human intelligence from players, more strategy, more choices and a core authentic sports experience all round.

VG247 expects EA to announce what its sports partnership entails with Microsoft at E3 next month.

You can have look at EA Sports new Ignite engine through here through three trailers on the matter.

Get caught up on all the news from the Xbox One reveal here.

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  1. ps4fanboy

    and those are coming out on PS4 as well

    #1 1 year ago
  2. POOP CRUSTY

    With day one DLC exclusively on Xbox.

    #2 1 year ago
  3. The_Red

    Did they say FIFA’s Ultimate team is Xbox only?

    #3 1 year ago
  4. gameon

    Wut? Didn’t EA have a partnership with Nintendo?

    #4 1 year ago
  5. MangoMantang

    Fuck this shit, Ultimate Team team is an exclusive? I am so mad that I do not want to buy an Xbox One, I want to buy a piece of hardware if it’s a good piece of hardware, not of some greedy bitches from EA accepted a deal so they could make some more money. Honestly I see no reason to buy FIFA anymore if I cannot get ultimate team, only differences is updated teams.

    #5 1 year ago
  6. MidlifeAxe

    Is it just an EA Sports partnership? Since Microsoft are in bed in Activision for Call of Duty, surely they can’t be in bed with EA as well since both games are competitors.

    #6 1 year ago
  7. powerbuoy

    If the new Kinect is as good as it looked in the video (doubt it though) I’m really hoping for 1:1 real time motion capture. Not stupid gestures to perform tasks but an actual mirror of yourself inside the game.

    #7 1 year ago
  8. hitnrun

    Totally meaningless “partnerships” Microsoft’s version of Sony Guy Monologue.

    #8 1 year ago
  9. tenthousandgothsonacid

    @7 you’ll have a long wait

    #9 1 year ago
  10. Joe Anderson

    Guys calm down. A mode ‘within’ Ultimate Team is exclusive. Not Ultimate Team itself.

    #10 1 year ago
  11. jamal aziz

    fifa is the best in my opinion, check this review about it :
    http://www.metiersgroup.com/fifa-soccer-13-review/

    #11 1 year ago