According to the declarations issued to VGC by an anonymous source, which participated in the last meeting held during the publication of the latest Financial Report of Electronic Arts, CEO Andrew Wilson said that the collaboration with FIFA was An impediment for the development of the world’s leading soccer simulator of videogame entertainment.
If the current agreement expiring after the next worldwide (which will be held in Qatar) will not be renewed, FIFA 23 could be the last chapter of the series that will use the FIFA name. The negotiations seem to have arenate after the request of 2.5 billion dollars for the next decade, figure doubled compared to the release agreement.
Because of these two sensational scenarios it seems that EA and FIFA will soon separate and the series will definitely change the denomination. Furthermore the EA CEO claims that without the constraints imposed by FIFA the development of the game can be considerably greater and will be able to guarantee new innumerable gaming modes that will not be bound to a number of 11 players per team.
_ “Furthermore in a year when the worldwide does not take place everything we receive from this agreement is the use of the 4 letters (FIFA) and nothing more” _, concluded Andrew Wilson.
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