Apple TV+ character ‘Ted Lasso’ comes to EA Sports FIFA 23
The character of Jason Sudeikis from the hit Apple TV+ series “Ted Lasso” will appear in EA Sports’ upcoming video game FIFA 23. Ted Lasso will be the manager of the show’s fictional football club, AFC Richmond.
EA (Electronic Arts) Announce Today’s news comes with a trailer showing everyone’s “favorite bearded manager,” the company wrote.
EA is likely hoping the addition of the beloved TV character will bring new players to the game. Video game series often feature real-life clubs, so having “Ted Lasso” characters like Lasso, Coach Beard, Jamie Tartt, Dani Rojas, Sam Obisanya, Roy Kent, and Isaac McAdoo is a notable addition, Will get many fans excited.
The Apple TV+ series recently won its second Emmy for Outstanding Comedy, an impressive achievement for a relatively new show. The streaming service released “Ted Lasso” in 2020.
“In a short period of time and with limited experience, Ted Lasso has become a cultural phenomenon, bringing a passion for football and the power of faith to millions of fans around the world,” said David Jackson, vice president of brand at EA Sports. ‘ Fifa said in a statement.
Players can choose Ted Lasso as a manager in career mode. There’s also the option to create your own manager, choose a real-world authorized manager to control AFC Richmond, or even create players and join AFC Richmond teams in any league.
The “Ted Lasso” team The Greyhounds will appear in game modes Kickoff, Online Friendlies and Online Seasons as part of the “Rest of the World” alliance.
The company also announced that it will unlock items such as Ted Lasso and Coach Beard manager items, AFC Richmond jerseys, badges, flags, and more. Nelson Road, home of the AFC Richmond, will be featured in professional clubs.
“We look forward to the opportunity for our fans to play, play, and even play against their favorite AFC Richmond characters,” Sudeikis said in a statement.
FIFA 23 will be released on September 30 and will be available worldwide on PlayStation 5, PS4, Xbox Series X/S, PC, Stadia and Xbox One. Players who purchased the Ultimate Edition will have early access on September 27th.
FIFA 23 will be the last game in the series to bear the FIFA name, so it should leave a lasting impression on fans. EA Sports announces that it is Termination of relationship with FIFA after nearly 30 years Instead, the game series will continue under a new name – EA Sports FC. While fans may continue to play games without the “FIFA” title, this marks a major change in the game of football.
In addition to the Ted Lasso character, FIFA 23 will get some long awaited additionsuch as cross-play, World Cup and women’s club teams will be added for the first time.