Details on the fifth patch for FIFA 16
EA Sports has released a fifth post-release update to FIFA 16 on Xbox One, PS4, PS3, 360, and PC. Unlike the last patch, which influenced gameplay fairly heavily, this one is relatively minor and primarily intended to improve matchmaking in Ultimate Team.
â™¦Matchmaking improvements to help players find each other quicker.
â™¦Matchmaking rematch issues in FUT Online Draft.
â™¦Enhanced ability to message players about issues and updates.
â™¦Fixed the compare feature on leaderboards.
FIFA 16 added to the EA Access Vault
The thirdÂ EA SportsÂ game to have originally releasedÂ in 2015Â has reached the Vault in EA Access. Madden NFL 16Â was added in February andÂ NHL 16 in March, and now FIFA 16 joins it and all other games from the publisher to have come outÂ earlier this generation.
EA Access is currently exclusive to Xbox One with Sony declining to offer the service on PS4. For $30 a year or $5 month-to-month, members get unlimited access to the back library of EA games on the console which in addition t...
FIFA 16 going into the EA Access Vault later this month
Springtime is now not onlyÂ about the release of the first wave in sports games every year but also the prime period to be a subscriber to the EA Access service on Xbox One. The back library of titles in the EA Access Vault is always building but this is the point in which still relevant sports titles are finding themselves added to the service.
The next to come is FIFA 16 which will make it into the Vault on April 19, and it'll be included for EA Access subscribers on both Xbox One and t...
2015 featured three sports games that finished in top ten of sales
Every year there areÂ threeÂ constantsÂ in the final end-of-year NPD sales rankings. Madden, NBA 2K, and FIFA are undoubtedly going to be foundÂ taking up 3 of the 10 slots.
For the third time in the last four yearsÂ the Madden NFL franchise has finishedÂ second in sales in North America over the 12 month period. Madden NFL 16 only sold fewer copies than Call of Duty: Black Ops III. Along with Madden NFL 15 and Madden NFL 13, which were second place finishes, and Madden NFL 25 which came ...
Fourth patch for FIFA 16 bringing significant changes to gameplay
Currently available on PC and arriving soon on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, the fourth post-release patch for FIFA 16 looks as though it'll have a tremendous impact on gameplay. Based largely on consumer feedback, EA Sports prioritized the improvements implemented in the latest patch through four keyÂ areas: penalties and referee decisions, passing, defensive pressure, and player positioning.Â (more…)...
Details on a third patch for FIFA 16
Out now on PS4, Xbox One, and PC is the third post-releaseÂ patch for FIFA 16. Earlier updates for the game have addressed various issues and made changes based on community feedback. This latest patch is limited to a few gameplay improvements and a couple adjustments to Ultimate Team.
â™¦Improved through ball accuracy when close to the sideline.
â™¦Improved pass receiver selection.
â™¦Improvements made to balance sprinting dribble turns.
â™¦Ability to quickl...
Second patch coming soon for FIFA 16
Another post-release patch is on the way for FIFA 16 on PS4 and Xbox One. It follows the first which addressed some issues that had been identified along with changes made based onÂ community feedback. The new patch is already out on PC and is expected in the very near future for the consoles. It includes some updated likenesses, a few new kits, and a number of fixes - several of which are related to Ultimate Team. (more…)...
Deal on FIFA 16 today
There have been some good deals on FIFA 16 in the weeks following its release but the best offer yet has now arrived. The game is on sale today for $40 on all platforms (Xbox One, PlayStation 4, 360, PS3, PC).
The deal is only valid through the end of the day and could expire even earlier should supply be exhausted. FIFA 16Â will likely be offered for $25-30 in late November for Black Friday, but this very wellÂ may be the best opportunity to get the game at a discount until...