Powered by football, FIFA 22 Nintendo Switch brings the game even closer to the real thing. With fundamental gameplay advances and a new season of innovation across every mode. Play with 17,000+ players, over 700 teams in 90+ stadiums and more than 30 leagues from all over the globe.
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A new season of innovation across every mode in the game.
Gameplay on FIFA 22 Nintendo Switch
HyperMotion: A brand new gameplay technology for FIFA 22.
- Revolutionising Football Gameplay. Groundbreaking new HyperMotion gameplay technology elevates every match across every mode in FIFA 2
- Advanced 11v11 Match Capture. Xsens suits enable motion capture from 22 professional footballers playing at high intensity for the first time. The resulting unprecedented volume of high-quality real-human movement data powers how both individuals and teams move across FIFA 22.
- Machine Learning. A cutting-edge proprietary machine learning algorithm. It learns from over 8.7 million frames of advanced match capture. Thereafter, it writes new animations in real time. As a result, it creates organic football realism across a variety of interactions on the pitch.
- Full Team Authentic Motion. Xsens suits record every touch, tackle, sprint and duel from all 22 players playing at high intensity. It captures data that powers over 4000 new animations in FIFA 22. Therefore raising the footballing intensity, responsiveness, and physicality of every player in the game.
- Tactical A.I. Deeper player intelligence driven by the power of next-gen consoles. It gives each individual the ability to better understand both attacking and defensive formations and movement. In effect, creating a new level of tactical realism.
Even more Gameplay
- In Attack. The ability to make up to 6x more decisions per second gives attackers more awareness of their surroundings. It allows them to make smarter runs in build-up play, and lets them react to loose balls quicker.
- In Defence. Rewritten defensive AI gives teams the ability to act as a tactical unit. While retaining their shape to move across the pitch and cover vacant space.
- ML – Flow. Learning from more than 8.7 million frames from Advanced 11v11 Match Capture. The ML – Flow machine learning algorithm writes new animations in real-time. Therefore enabling players to better adjust their stride and running cadence on approach to the ball to control or strike it more smoothly.
- Kinetic Air Battles. Enhanced two player interaction technology syncs player animations. creating greater realism and responsiveness as they fight to be first to the ball. See defenders and attackers push, pull, and jostle as they rise to meet crosses, clearances, and long passes. This increases quality in headed situations and creating cleaner outcomes.
- Composed Ball Control. Longer two-touch animations make controlling the ball more natural and fluid than ever before. Take down aerial balls with more technique. Get more agility when trapping ground balls. And enjoy more strength in shielding situations to give you new ways to drive forward in FIFA 22.
- Player Humanisation. Powered by Advanced 11v11 Match Capture, new off-ball player animations and ambient behaviour help bring on-pitch characters to life. See opponents talk, point, and direct each other based on the action. While updated locomotion matches players’ urgency on the pitch to make FIFA more realistic and immersive than ever.
New Gameplay Features on FIFA 22 Nintendo Switch
From rewritten goalkeepers to new attacking tactics. Feel the difference on the pitch with new gameplay features in FIFA 22 Nintendo Switch.
- Goalkeeper Rewrite. A brand-new goalkeeper system brings a new level of intelligence to the last line of defence. Therefore unlocking more reliable shot-stopping and smarter decision-making between the posts. Goalkeeper positioning personality replicates the different styles of keepers throughout the game. In effect, to represent the lightning-fast reflexes of world-class shot stoppers.
- True Ball Physics. Real-world data imported into FIFA 22 takes the game’s ball physics to a new level of realism. Tuned parameters including speed, swerve, air drag, air resistance, ground friction, and rolling friction mean every touch, trap, shot, volley, pass, and dribble will look, move, and fly like the real thing.
- Explosive Sprint. A new gameplay mechanic that changes the dynamic of one-on-one situations. Explosive Sprint gives you more control over acceleration when dribbling or defending. Lure opponents in and choose when to unleash your full speed to get away from the defender as you drive your team forward in attack.
- New Attacking Tactics. Set up your team with different styles in each half of the pitch with new attacking tactics that give you more control over how you play in FIFA 22: keep the ball in your half and explode into attack with fast build up in the opponent’s, play direct from box to box, or line up in your own unique style.
Live out your football dreams in FIFA 22 Career Mode as you create a club and lead them from relegation candidates to global giants, and enjoy an overhauled Player Career experience that gives you more ways to progress, achieve, and immerse yourself in your Pro’s journey through the game.
VOLTA FOOTBALL returns with more flair all over the pitch and new ways to express your style and connect with your squad in street football playgrounds all over the world.
Ultimate Team on FIFA 22 Nintendo Switch
FUT 22 redesigns Division Rivals and FUT Champions to create a more accessible way to test your skills and progress against other players, gives you even more ways to make your club your own with new depths of customisation both on and off the pitch, and introduces FUT Heroes – the return of some of football’s most memorable players.
- Your FUT 22 Season Starts Now. New ways to progress and compete, more customisation on and off the pitch, and the return of football’s most memorable players.
- New Seasonal Progression. Advance through a new competitive structure in Division Rivals – your chance to take on the FUT Community online. Win matches to progress through new stages, ranks, and divisions on your way to better weekly rewards. Stay at the right level for your skill with checkpoints and accelerate your progress with win streaks that get you further, faster. Division resets at the end of each Season in FUT 22 determine where you start your next Division Rivals journey.
- Weekly and Seasonal Rewards. Get rewarded for your performance each week and Season in FUT 22. Winning matches each week will increase your rank within a division and qualify you for better weekly rewards, while every match you play counts towards seasonal milestones – with end of season rewards based on the number of matches you play, regardless of wins or losses.
- Elite Division. Beyond Division 1, a new Elite Division gives the game’s most skilled players a space to compete. Match up against other Elite Division players to improve your skill rating and leader board standing on the way to rewards, with the chance to qualify for the FIFA Global Series for the division’s top performers.
More on FIFA 22 Ultimate Team
- FUT Champions. A new two-tier FUT Champions structure works around your schedule to make competing against the best players in FUT more accessible.
- Play-Offs. Once you qualify for FUT Champions through Division Rivals, take your team into the FUT Champions Play-Offs when you choose during the week. Earn enough points in the Play-Offs, and you’ll qualify for the FUT Champions Finals.
- Finals. When you’re ready, take your team into the shortened FUT Champions Finals each weekend, with a new points-based system as you play for some of the best rewards available in FUT.
- FUT Stadium. Add even more personality to your home ground in FUT 22.
- More Customisation. Expanded customisation options let you personalise your stadium and show off your unique style from pitch side to row Z, with a new VIP Area and enhanced crowd elements including Flags, Cards, and Banners that let you take your design to a whole new level.
- Find Your Look Easier. Find that perfect combination more easily with improved Stadium Item management and search that makes it easier to get the look you want.
- Seasons. Give your club a makeover each Season in FUT with fresh themed content like kits and tifos available to unlock throughout the year.
- Co-Op Public Matchmaking. A new way to experience FUT Co-Op and meet and play with other players, Co-Op Public Matchmaking lets you team up with other members of the FUT Community to take a custom squad made just for Co-Op Public matches into a FUT Friendlies Classic Match against other duos.
With new customisation options to make your club stand out in the stands and on the pitch, a new player growth system that puts you in control of your Virtual Pro’s development, and streamlined social play that makes it easier than ever to find your next game, it’s time to get the squad together for a new season of Pro Clubs.
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If Nintendo Switch: Please note, an internet connection and Nintendo Switch Online may be required to play this game. In addition, you may need to update your hardware via the internet before you can play the game.