With the World Cup about to take place in less than a week, FIFA 19 had a huge showing at EA’s press conference. Opening with an epic trailer that was in collaboration with Hans Zimmer, it showcased plenty of soccer stars like Neymar Jr., Messi and the athlete on the cover Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo. EA also announced UEFA for champions league that is a new addition with biggest heroes in the field coming to the game. If players haven’t tried a FIFA game before, now is the perfect time. Starting right now, EA is offering players a free trial of FIFA 18 on PC, XBOX One and PS4. FIFA 19 launches August 19th, 2018.
EA also briefly mentioned the return of NBA Live 19.The reveal trailer gives basketball fans the chance to play as athletes from both the NBA and WNBA. The game also brings back career mode “The One”, that was introduced in NBA Live 18. NBA Live 19 will release this fall on September 7th for Xbox One and PS4.
Lastly, no EA Sports segment would be complete without Madden. The football juggernaut will return on the Xbox One and PS4. However this year will see Madden 19 grace it’s way over to the PC alongside the two home consoles. This will be the first time a Madden title has been on PC in over a decade. Madden will release with both standard and Hall of Fame versions. No announcement was made on who would be on the cover of the standard edition, but Terrell Owens will been on the HOF edition. Those who pre-order the standard edition will get five Gold Team Fantasy packs and an Elite player from the team of their choice. Meanwhile, players reserving the HOF version will also get access to the game three days early, on August 7.