Electronic Arts just announced with a press release that FIFA 16 will be official video game partner of the Real Madrid soccer team, and alongside the announcement they released a batch of screenshots and a trailer showing the team’s players.
EA Sports Vice President of Marketing Jamie McKinlay accompanied the press release with a comment:
“We’re honored to welcome Real Madrid as an official partner club and the opportunity to bring fans even closer to the team through unique experiences and authentic player likeness in the game. Real Madrid is one of the most popular clubs in the world and that’s also true within our game; we are looking forward to building a deeper connection with the club in the coming years.”
Real Madrid C.F. Director of Institutional Relations Emilio Butragueño also commented.
“We’re delighted to be working with EA SPORTS as our official videogame partner. They’re the market leading brand in football videogames and we can’t wait to start working together to give both our fans unforgettable experiences. Many of our players are big FIFA gamers and I know they can’t wait to play FIFA 16.”
The deal will include the likeness of the players and the Real madrid’s home pitch, the Santiago Bernabéu Stadium. There will be updated 3D head scans of fourteen of Real Madrid’s most popular players, including Cristiano Ronaldo, Sergio Ramos, James Rodriguez, Luka Modrić and Karim Benzema.
You can check out screenshots and trailer below.
FIFA 16 will release on September 22nd on almost every platform known to man (PC, PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Xbox 360, Android and iOS).