Electronic Arts announces today EA SPORTS PGA TOUR on, the new next generation golf video game currently under development.
In EA SPORTS PGA TOUR Golf fans can build their virtual careers to experience the sights, sounds and thrills of the PGA TOUR – including THE PLAYERS Championship, FedEx Cup Playoffs and other events.
The new game will feature many of the world’s most famous golf courses, where fans will have the opportunity to play as and against some of the biggest names in professional golf. Further EA SPORTS PGA TOUR-News will follow in the coming weeks and the launch date will be announced in the next few months.
As part of its longstanding collaboration with the PGA TOUR, EA SPORTS has entertained many millions of players around the world with its golf franchise. A new long-term contract signed this year with the PGA TOUR, EA SPORTS will expand its history in golf on next-gen consoles.
The game will be based on the EA Frostbite engine and use the powerful technology of the next-gen consoles. It promises high quality, breathtaking and immersive environments and an accessible, dynamic game.
EA SPORTS and the PGA TOUR have worked together to create some of the most memorable video game golf experiences, and we are excited to add a golf title on next-gen hardware to our sports portfolio. Our team of passionate golf fans meticulously recreates the best golf courses in the world – such as Pebble Beach – and we can’t wait to give players the chance to play on some of the most iconic PGA TOUR courses and win the FedEx Cup.
Cam Weber, EA SPORTS EVP and GM
EA SPORTS PGA TOUR is being developed in Orlando, Florida by EA Tiburon. Further information is available on the homepage at www.ea.com/sports.