FIFA 17 Reveal- Full Details

The first details of FIFA 17 have emerged, including a brand new "Journey" mode as well as a gameplay overhaul! We've got all the details for you!

Image of the new FIFA 17 Reveal trailer with new Journey Mode

EA Sports have teased the newest features and modes for the latest instalment of FIFA. "The Journey" game mode takes you through the life of Alex Hunter - a young up and coming star. Meanwhile there have been major overhauls in game mechanics including the introduction of the Frostbite game engine.

Live Your Story

Experience Life In The Premier League

For the first time ever in FIFA, live your story on and off the pitch as the Premier League’s next rising star, Alex Hunter. Play on any club in the Premier league, for authentic managers and alongside some of the best players on the planet. Experience brand new worlds in FIFA 17, all while navigating your way through the emotional highs and lows of The Journey.

Introducing Alex Hunter

A touted prospect, Alex Hunter is on a journey to make his mark in the Premier League. Emerging as one of the best young prospects in the academy, the expectations are high and the opportunity is there for Alex to perform on the world's biggest stage.

Your Performance. Your Decisions. Your Unique story.

In The Journey, Alex Hunter’s Premier League career is impacted by your performance on the pitch, and the decisions you make off of it. Make critical decisions throughout the game that will change what happens next and how other characters react to you. Will you put your team first before your own success? The choice is yours.

Authentic Storylines

The Journey will pull you through a true-to-life experience in the Premier League. It's a cinematic world informed and influenced by real players, personalities, locations, and events that take you places you've never been and bring you experiences only available in FIFA 17.

Own Every Moment

Complete innovation in the way players think and move, physically interact with opponents, and execute in attack puts you in complete control of every moment on the pitch. The way you take set pieces has been completely re-written, from free kicks, penalties to corner kicks, inject personality and experience control from every dead ball situation.

The physical play has also been through radical change, a transformation in the way players physically interact in all areas of the pitch. Control is now in your hands as you battle for space and possession. This year sees the "active intelligence system" implemented, this new system introduces constant spatial analysis, increases activity off the ball and changed the way players move, read and react.

Frostbite

The game engine makes it's debut in the FIFA series, after being used in such games as Need for Speed, Star Wars Battlefront and the upcoming Mass Effect: Andromedia.

 

Well there is a lot to digest there, will "Journey" mode fulfil the desires of what a lot of FIFA player shave been asking for? Only time will tell, let us know what you think in the comments!

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Adam is a lover of all things football and a collector of boots and shirts. When he is not writing, he can be found scouring the globe on Football Manager for the next Wonderkid.