FIFA 18 Confirmed, Will Feature The Journey Season 2

FIFA 18's Journey mode to include new characters and storylines.

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Publisher EA has confirmed the existence of FIFA 18. The company has said in an investors' earnings call that the series' latest iteration will bring with it Season 2 of the story-driven mode The Journey.

"FIFA 18 will build on the foundation we created with story mode this year, bringing players back to The Journey with Season 2, featuring new characters and new storylines," said EA CEO Andrew Wilson (via Seeking Alpha).

"Our development team in Vancouver is delivering deeply innovative new experiences across this year's game, including an Ultimate Team, and creating the most emotionally immersive and connected FIFA we have ever produced."

Wilson noted that "more than 10 million fans have played The Journey, and Ultimate Team players are up nearly 10 percent year-over-year."

The Journey was a story-driven adventure introduced in FIFA 17 that sees you follow a young footballer called Alex Hunter. It featured dedicated characters, cutscenes, and appearances from real-life players and managers.

We thought Season 1 of The Journey succeeded in "attaching an added emotional weight to your actions on the pitch." To find out more, read our full FIFA 17 review.

Elsewhere in the earnings call, EA confirmed it is not making Skate 4 right now, but the company did reveal that Star Wars Battlefront 2 will have a single player campaign and content from multiple eras. For all the news from the call, check out our roundup here.

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uk_friday

meh......didnt bother with teh jorney...needed more custmisation...like making him gay or transgender, white, black, orange.....fat or small....

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Bez1212

I think wouldn't mind but the journey didn't have any emotional attachment it played out the same way pretty much good or bad, awful, let's hope the story has a better story than that pile of rubbish.

Skate on the other hand needs to be made, to good not to.

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skippert

Can I go ahead and confirm the existance of FIFA 19 and 20

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bbq_R0ADK1LL

@skippert: Hey, you never know. EA might just call it FIFA 1 next year.

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Slypher9

@skippert: no no.. lol

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Aleina23

my best friend's sister makes $72 an hour on the computer . She has been out of a job for 9 months but last month her income was $14440 just working on the computer for a few hours.

learn this here now.............http://bit.ly/2jEAFeh

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gamingdevil800

Hopefully if I actually score a hundred goals this time, he wont cry and shit just to get transferred to another team.

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jgartland

Paint me surprised.

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brownyyy

Hopefully the add the conversation structure from the journey to the god damn career modes.

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mpl911

They didn't need to wait for EZ to confirm it. I think anyone who's bought any console at any point in the past 15 years could have confirmed that there would be a FIFA 18. I won't be buying it though.

In other news, tomorrow will definitely be Thursday. Mark my words.

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sladakrobot

No shit!

Is this approved by Phil already?

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alien33

"FIFA 18 Confirmed"

Mindblown! Never saw that coming.