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GameSpot Video - FIFA 19 Switch - Juventus vs. FC Barcelona

Nintendo Switch continues to offer huge third party games as FIFA 19 joins the lineup allowing you to take the pitch with your favorite teams either at home or on the go. We play a full match with Cristiano Ronaldo's Juventus, against Lionel Messi's Barcelona.

Famitsu - review scores

One lone review score this week, and I'm thinking this score is applied to ALL versions of the game, rather than the Switch version specifically.

FIFA 19 - 9/9/9/9

Nintendo UK - Be in with a chance of winning £60 Nintendo eShop credit in our EA SPORTS™ FIFA 19 contest

EA SPORTS™ FIFA 19 has arrived on Nintendo Switch and to celebrate we’re launching a contest on Facebook and Twitter!

Facebook

To be in with a chance of winning £60 Nintendo eShop credit, enough to get the game and 500 FUT Points, simply head to the relevant post on our Nintendo Facebook page and leave a comment letting us know where you’d play EA SPORTS™ FIFA 19 when you’re away from home. One winner will be drawn at random from all entries received by 23:59 BST on October 7th.

Twitter

We’re also running a competition on Twitter too. To be in with a chance of winning £60 Nintendo eShop credit, enough to get the game and 500 FUT Points, go to the relevant tweet on our Nintendo Twitter account and leave a reply letting us know where you’d play EA SPORTS™ FIFA 19 when you’re away from home. One winner will be drawn at random from all entries received by 23:59 BST on October 7th.

Full details here

Full details here

FIFA 19's Ultimate Team mode on Switch lacks multiple features

I'm sad to say that this really shouldn't be surprising, as it's been a trend with EA for years and years now. The thing is, it's still disappointing every single time.

Our friends at Nintendo Life have gone through FIFA 19 on Switch, and they've noted that a handful of Ultimate Team features from other versions aren't included here. The missing aspects include:

- Division Rivals mode is not included
- weekly FUT champions event and Squad Battles are not included
- daily and weekly challenges are not included

It's pretty safe to say that these features won't be implemented in a future update, so Switch owners will just have to do without.

Champions rise in EA Sports FIFA 19, available worldwide today

28th September 2018 – Today, Electronic Arts launched EA SPORTS™ FIFA 19 across PlayStation®4, Xbox One, and PC. Fans can achieve glory with the UEFA Champions League across a variety of modes including the new Kick Off, which also features ‘House Rules’ and deeper stat tracking to heighten the competition among friends. In FIFA Ultimate Team™, brand new ICONS join the roster, and an all new mode, Division Rivals, offers a new way to compete online. Additionally, the final chapter of the critically acclaimed story mode, The Journey: Champions, culminates with three playable storylines, each with their own distinct journey through an interconnected football story. Bleacher Report highlights that "this is definitely a FIFA to get excited about” and Four Four Two says “FIFA 19 is a must-own”. Learn more about the available features and modes in FIFA 19 here.

“This year the game has been elevated to a new level of authenticity with the deep integration of the UEFA Champions League,” said Aaron McHardy, Executive Producer for EA SPORTS FIFA. “We’ve also received really positive feedback on the new gameplay mechanics and addition of new modes in Kick Off from players who’ve experienced the game through hands on with the demo, EA Access, and Origin Access. We’re very excited for even more players from across the globe to jump into the world’s game.”

In The Journey: Champions, Alex Hunter returns to pursue UEFA Champions League glory with Real Madrid FC on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. Players can choose between three distinct storylines from Alex Hunter, Danny Williams and Kim Hunter. After signing with Real Madrid FC, Alex is thrust into the spotlight to come to terms with balancing stardom and family. Danny continues his career in the Premier League, challenged with taking on a new role for his club. Meanwhile, Kim finishes her last year of high school and faces big decisions about her future and the pressure that comes with playing football at the highest level in the Women’s World Cup. The Journey: Champions original soundtrack, featuring Oscar®-winning composer Hans Zimmer and composer Lorne Balfe, is also available now. Listen to it here.

FIFA 19 also introduces new features on Nintendo Switch™, delivering a champion-calibre experience on and off the pitch. From live content updates in FIFA 19 Ultimate Team, to an authentic Career Mode, and the all-new standalone UEFA Champions League Mode, players can enjoy a full FIFA experience wherever they play. FIFA 19 on Nintendo Switch also brings distinctive team and player personalities, official broadcast presentations for some of the world’s biggest leagues and elevates players ability to finish with the all-new striking overhaul.

FIFA 19 - Career mode footage

EA SPORTS™ FIFA 19 delivers a champion-caliber experience on and off the pitch. Led by the prestigious UEFA Champions League, FIFA 19 offers enhanced gameplay features that allow you to control the pitch in every moment. There are new and unrivaled ways to play, including a new mode in the ever-popular FIFA Ultimate Team™ and a new Kick-Off mode experience. Champions Rise in FIFA 19.

FIFA 19 - "Player Ratings: Join The Debate" trailer

It's time to reveal the FIFA 19 player ratings, and Ronaldo, Neymar Jr, De Bruyne, and other top players have a few things to say about it.

FIFA 19 Switch - framerate test and FIFA 18 comparison


From what I've heard, FIFA 19 is a considerable step up in the graphics compartment when compared to FIFA 18. Now we have a video to showcase just how big of a difference there is! Certainly looks like there's been a sizable bump in visuals overall.