I’ve beforehand complained that the EA Sports activities FC 24 “gameplay reveal” trailer did not appear to include way more “gameplay” than the announcement trailer launched a number of days earlier. Effectively, now right here comes the “deep dive gameplay” trailer to hopefully fulfill my urge for food.
Spoiler alert: It is virtually completely about expertise, animation, and closely reuses beforehand launched footage.
The trailer reveals Hypermotion V, the brand new animation expertise that permits them to make use of movement seize information taken from actual soccer matches; “Playstyles”, wherein they use real-world participant information to make their in-game equivalents shoot or move as they may in the actual world; and the underlying Frostbite engine, which they solely cowl briefly as a result of they’re saving the main points for “presentation in depth”.
Do not get me mistaken, these applied sciences will possible impression how EAFC24 feels to play, playstyles specifically are literally particular talents that some gamers have, reminiscent of Energy Header, Lengthy Ball Go, and Fast Step. You too can construct your character with these abilities, and some dozen others, in Profession mode.
Nevertheless, nothing was proven about both Profession Mode or Professional Golf equipment. There was no dialogue of how the AI may very well be modified, or the place the stability would lie between offense and protection this time round, or a lot else apart from hammering the identical be aware of desirous to be “genuine”. I am much less fascinated by Haaland swinging his arms when he runs in a extra Haaland-like method than I’m in Manchester Metropolis tactically performing in a extra Manchester Metropolis-like method, however nothing fairly as daring appears to be current.
I ought to cease sounding so grumpy. The current FIFA video games have been superb, I simply do not assume they’re pretty much as good yearly at full value.
EA Sports activities FC 24 will launch on September 29, after every week of early entry for many who pre-order.