EA has revealed today an iconic lineup of international football stars that will help launch FIFA 12 which is the latest in EA Sports’ best selling FIFA football series. The football stars will grace the cover of FIFA 12 packaging, be integrated into marketing and advertising campaigns, and utilized in social media activities around the world. The list is pretty much a who’s who of world football and arguably the world’s best footballer in Wayne Rooney has been signed up along with his England teammate Jack Wilshire, Real Madrid’s Kaká, Philippe Mexès, Gerard Piqué, Giampaolo Pazzini, Mats Hummels and many others all over the world.
Matt Bilbey, Vice President and GM of Football at EA Sports, had this to say about this announcement:
“This is an iconic group of footballers who all passionately play our game, and we are excited to have them speak to fans around the world about their own personal experiences playing the best sports game on the planet. With all the accolades FIFA 12 has received so far we are confident we have the most authentic and highest quality game we have ever created, and these superstars will play an integral role in sharing their excitement for its highly anticipated launch.”
FIFA 12 is out on September 27 in North America and September 30 worldwide and will be available on the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, PC, PlayStation 2, Nintendo 3DS and PSP.