EA Sports activities and the Premier League have launched one other ePremier League event, happening in FIFA 22.
Now in its fourth yr, the competitors has a £100,000 prize pool, and gamers can register for it proper now. There are additionally three locations on supply through the 2021/22 ePremier League for the FIFA 22 World Collection Playoffs as nicely.
Gamers within the ePremier League can register right here, and extra might be discovered in regards to the World Collection Playoffs right here as nicely.
FIFA 22. Credit score: EA Sports activities
FIFA aggressive gaming commissioner Sam Turkbas sadi: “Our EA Sports activities goal is to harness the facility of soccer and use esports leisure to attach soccer followers to the sport they love. In partnership with the Premier League, we’re thrilled to launch the first-ever ePremier League on subsequent technology consoles seeing which rivals will win a trophy for his or her favorite Premier League membership.”
“This event is exclusive in that it provides gamers of all skills the prospect to go from couch to stage to characterize their group on the digital pitch; probably even lifting a trophy on behalf of the group they assist!” they added.
After registration, gamers of all ability ranges will compete in a sequence of playoffs beginning on November 16 and ending on January 19. After that the membership playoffs begin in February, with the grand finals following between March 26-27.
The grand finals will see gamers from 20 premier league golf equipment work collectively as a group to win a sequence of 1 vs one matches in opposition to pairings from different golf equipment.
Shaun “Shellzz” Springette. Credit score: FIFA
Final yr’s ePremier League winner was Shaun “Shellzz” Springette for Manchester Metropolis, who stated that: “Phrases can’t describe the way it felt successful final season’s ePremier League title. It had been a protracted journey to that time so it meant lots and the competitors will at all times be particular to me for that purpose. There’s at all times new expertise rising every year so defending my title will likely be a problem however one which I’m prepared for and I can’t wait to be a part of the occasion once more this yr.”
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