EA Sports FIFA 19

Last updated date: May 15, 2019

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In our analysis of 97 expert reviews, the EA Sports EA Sports FIFA 19 placed 6th when we looked at the top 10 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

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Expert Summarized Score
8 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
18 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
When it comes to finishing, a new ‘after-touch’ mechanic introduces some added risk/reward. Tapping the shoot button again, after charging the shot and just as your player kicks the ball, adds a small boost to the shot to increase its chances of finding the net.
- PC Gamer
Active Touch is new for FIFA 19 and is the most noticeable addition for close control, allowing you to trap the ball when you receive it in different ways and dummy opponents. The right analogue stick is key for these moves and will unlock your next level of show off skill.
- Tech Advisor
November 15, 2018 | Full review
There are some nice tweaks here, and it does feel smoother and more fluid to play.
- Trusted Reviews
October 18, 2018 | Full review
Player jostling and collisions are now much more visceral, and as the mud flies and the pitch becomes dogged with referee spray lines and divots it becomes very apparent that EA Sports has done a fantastic job crafting an authentic atmosphere. FIFA 19 looks fantastic, but it also feels more accurate to the real thing than any of its predecessors.
- Game Rant
I feel like I'm playing 10 percent better in FIFA 19, which I suspect has a lot to do with the reduced input delay and smoother, faster gameplay.
- US Gamer
September 28, 2018 | Full review
Presentation overall is excellent, with the Champions League license rounding off the package well.
- Tech Spot
It delivers some of the most emotionally impactful and well-acted moments we’ve seen from FIFA in years.
- Digital Trends
What experts didn't like
The on-pitch improvements aren’t always easy to spot, but they’re there.
- PC Gamer
Lack of career mode updates.
- Trusted Reviews
October 18, 2018 | Full review
Career mode fans probably won't be too happy with this version. Outside of the new UEFA Champions League and Europa League branding, it's basically the same as last year.
- US Gamer
September 28, 2018 | Full review
Career Mode and Pro Clubs are in desperate need of an overhaul.
- Tech Spot
New gameplay changes aren’t successful.
- Digital Trends

From The Manufacturer

EA SPORTS FIFA 19 delivers a champion-caliber experience on and off the pitch. Introducing the prestigious UEFA Champions League, offering gameplay innovation that allows you to control the pitch in every moment and providing new and unrivaled ways to play. Experience the dramatic finale to the story of Alex Hunter in The Journey: Champions*, a new mode in the ever-popular FIFA Ultimate Team, additional leagues in Career Mode, and more. Champions Rise in FIFA 19. UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE / UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE/ UEFA SUPER CUP Play the pinnacle of club football across a variety of modes in FIFA 19 with official match presentation, breadth in tournament experiences, including UEFA Champions League, Europa League and Super Cup, and an all-new commentary team in Derek Rae and Lee Dixon. Modes: The UEFA Champions League, Europa League and Super Cup come to life across experiences in EA SPORTS FIFA 19. From a title chase in The Journey: Champions, to live content updates in FIFA 19 Ultimate Team, to authentic Kick Off and Career Mode integration, to an all-new standalone Champions League Mode, you can experience the greatest club football competition in the world no matter where you play in FIFA 19. Champions League Mode: Experience the drama of the official UEFA Champions League tournament from the group stage through to the illustrious final match. Or play a custom version of the tournament with any European club of your choice. New Commentary Team: The brand-new commentary pair of Derek Rae and Lee Dixon bring their signature broadcast style to the UEFA Champions League, Europa League and Super Cup tournaments within the game. Official UEFA Elements: Immerse yourself in Europe's most prestigious club competitions with official broadcast elements, kit badges, match balls, and the iconic trophies for the UEFA Champions League, Europa League, and Super Cup.

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