February 3, 2023

British studio Strikerz Inc has delayed the discharge of its upcoming sport FIFA and eFootball Challenger UFL.

Beforehand scheduled for launch this yr for PS5, PS4, Xbox Sequence X/S and Xbox One, the sport will now launch in 2023.

Strikerz Inc CEO Evgeny Nashilov made the announcement in a improvement replace video, which will be considered under.

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“It is nothing new that it is a sport of immense technological complexity that should mimic the complete vary of soccer mechanics and methods with dynamic, real looking animations, world-class gamers and extra,” he mentioned.

“In the present day we’re asserting that the discharge date will likely be pushed again to 2023. A lot of you’ve gotten pressured that that is very seemingly… and also you have been proper. Proper now the sport is about 80% full and we want extra time to complete improvement.”

Nashilov mentioned that gamers can count on an replace on the sport’s launch date this December.

Based on Strikerz Inc., UFL will likely be a free-to-play sport primarily based on a “truthful sport” ideology, which assumes gamers combat pretty in opposition to opponents of the identical degree of ability.

The primary gameplay footage of the UFL was revealed in January as a part of a presentation that additionally introduced that Cristiano Ronaldo can be one of many sport’s 5 “ambassadors”.

Different gamers Alexander Zinchenko, Romelu Lukaku, Roberto Firmino and Kevin De Bruyne will even assist promote the sport.