The wait is finally over. Electronic Arts’ FIFA 18 gaming title is has been released to all gamers worldwide. Previously available to exclusive members as a part of an early access program, FIFA 18 is now open for purchase for others as well.
Gamers in India too can now pre-order their copies from select online retailers such as Amazon India and Flipkart as the game has been listed on their website with prices.
Besides the standard edition, FIFA 18 is available in Legacy and Ronaldo Editions, with the former priced at Rs 4,299 for the PS3 and the Xbox 360 on Flipkart while the latter is listed only on Amazon India (for now) priced at Rs 5,998 for the Xbox One (no price given for PS4 version).
The standard edition of FIFA 18 for Nintendo Switch is listed on Amazon for Rs 4,299. The Xbox One and PS4 version cost Rs 3,999 each. It also lists the Legacy version at Rs 3,999 for both console platforms.
Flipkart lists the PC version at Rs 3,599. The standard version on Flipkart costs Rs 4,299 each. For the Legacy Edition of FIFA 18 the e-commerce firm is offering no-cost EMIs starting Rs 478 for the PS3 and Xbox 360 versions. There is also 5% off for Axis Bank Buzz credit card holders. For the PC version, the standard EMIs start from Rs 175 per month with 5% off for Axis Bank credit card holders.
The PC version of FIFA 18 is already up for sales from Flipkart.
If you pre-order now, Amazon is promising the delivery of the game by October 3 while Flipkart says the title will arrive by around October 6.
This time, FIFA has forged a new contract with Real Madrid’s ace footballer Cristiano Ronaldo to be the new face of the brand.
FIFA 18 has brought FIFA 18 Ultimate Team Icons. For those unaware, FIFA FUT or Fifa Ultimate Team lets you create your own fantasy team and trade cards. In FIFA 18, the new Ultimate Team Icons mode now includes players such as Diego Maradona, Pelé and Ronaldo.
Introduced in FIFA 17, the new story mode revolves around Alex Hunter, the same character from FIFA 17. It also features the face of the title, Christiano Ronaldo. The story mode is a continuation of Hunter’s journey since last year and is titled as “The Journey: Hunter Returns”.