For the primary time, EA is letting FIFA 21 gamers buy cosmetics with out forking out for a loot field first.
The gadgets had been added at first of Might—a tifo, stadium theme and each a house and away equipment are all obtainable to buy both individually or as a bundle. The bundle prices 700 FIFA factors all collectively, round $7/£6. Individually, you are 150 FIFA factors for a tifo, 200 factors for a stadium theme and 300 factors for every equipment (thanks, Eurogamer).
It is not a foul deal for a handful of cosmetics if you’re forking out actual cash, however you may wish to begin saving for those who’re planning on shopping for these with the in-game FUT cash. A tifo will set you again 11,500 FUT cash, a stadium theme 15,000 cash, and 25,000 per equipment. The bundle knocks the associated fee right down to 60,000 cash, nevertheless it nonetheless feels slightly a lot.
Nonetheless, these are simply cosmetics, which softens the blow slightly bit. It is no shock that EA remains to be making an attempt to gear folks in direction of spending actual cash, and a minimum of with these standalone cosmetics, you are getting a say in what gadgets you get in your cash.
The brand new gadgets comply with on from a tough couple of weeks for EA and FIFA, which noticed leaked firm paperwork seem to put a heavy emphasis on driving gamers to buy loot packing containers. It is sparked a debate over them and their place in video games like FIFA, in addition to their uncomfortable proximity to playing.
FIFA 21 is coming to EA Play and Xbox Recreation Go for PC on Might 6.