One of the most popular titles, FIFA is once again in the news as video game giant EA is reportedly planning to push its FIFA Ultimate Team (FUT) to all the FIFA 21 players. This is supposed to make them spend more on the title. This was detailed in a 54-page leaked document shared by Canadian publication CBC News. The report added that “all roads lead to FUT” indicating that most gamers may end up paying to EA for FUT in most cases. For what’s worth, Electronic Arts made nearly $1.5 billion (about Rs. 11,191 crores) from the loot boxes in its ports gaming titles last year, as per the annual earnings report.
“We are doing everything we can to drive players there,” said one of the bullet points in the leaked document presentation. Another page talked about “content teasers” that will “drive excitement & funnel players towards FUT from other modes.” This was mentioned under a bullet point labelled as “All roads lead to FUT.”
News Source: Hindustan times