FIFA 16 was released earlier this year in September 2015 for PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One, Android and iOS. The game has been able to garner positive reactions from both fans and critics since its release. It is the first game in the FIFA series to incorporate female players, a feature which has been greatly appreciated by fans.
Sony is offering the game at a major discounted rate as a part of its 12 deals of Christmas sale. FIFA 16 is the 11th title to get a price reduction in Sony’s 12 deals of Christmas. The Super Deluxe Edition PS4 version of the game came with an original price tag of €100.
It is currently up for grabs at a reduced price of €50. The Deluxe Edition of the PS4 version of FIFA 16 which had an original price tag of €80 is currently available for €40.
The Super Deluxe Edition of FIFA 16 comes packed with 8000 FIFA points, two brand new celebrations and in this edition, some key players like Messi, Aguero and Courtois will be available on loan for 5 FIFA Ultimate Team games.
Compared to the Super Deluxe Edition, the Deluxe Edition brings in some lesser features which include 3000 FIFA points, two new celebrations. In this edition only Messi will be available on loan for 5 games.
The 11th deal which is for the FIFA 16 is currently available and it can be availed till 11.59 p.m. GMT of 22nd December at which point the deal will expire and the 12th and the last deal will be announced.
Some other games which have been previously offered by Sony at discounted rate as a part of the 12 deals of Christmas sale include the likes of- WWE 2k16, Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate, Destiny: The Taken King, Need for Speed, Mad Max, Metal Gear V: The Phantom Pain.
No discount for the normal edition of FIFA 16 has been announced by Sony for the PS4, however, the PS 3 edition which comes with the original price of €69.99, is currently available at a 50 percent discounted price of €34.99.
Fans might question the practicality of such discounts at the current time period when almost 3 months have gone by since the game has made its appearance. It is not hard to assume that nearly every FIFA fan has got hold of a copy of the game by now. However, it should be kept in mind that the game could be an excellent gift for a loved one during the Christmas season at its current discounted price.
Members of PlayStation plus will be entitled an additional 10 percent discount over the normal 50 percent discount which will make it a total 60 percent off of the games’ prices.
In other news regarding the game, Update number 5 for FIFA 16 has already been released by the developers for PS4 and PC. The Update for Xbox One is soon to follow. This new update has been reportedly created keeping in mind the various feedbacks from fans.
Fans have previously stated that the developers could improve various aspects of the game like penalty shootouts, refereeing, positioning of players and defensive pressure.
The latest update will address these issues and bring about significant improvements in the above stated fields. It was reported in a renowned website that the patch will bring several improvements which include- tweaks in the behavior in Secondary Contain and Interceptions which would work towards balancing situations of high-pressure, Rules and Physics System improvements which will ensure more refined referee decisions and better penalty addressing.