It’s the day virtual footballers from all over the world have been waiting for. EA SPORTS™ FIFA 14, the latest edition of the EA SPORTS FIFA series, has been released worldwide. All over the world right now gamers are getting their hands on physical copies in stores or purchasing digital copies on the PlayStation®Network of everyone’s favourite football video game.

With new features like Pure Shot, Precision Movement, Real Ball Physics and Protect the Ball it comes as no surprise that FIFA 14 recently won the "Best Sports Game" award at gamescom 2013. With 33 officially licensed leagues, over 600 clubs and more than 16,000 players, FIFA 14 is your gateway to the ultimate FIFA Interactive World Cup experience.

To find out about all the new features for FIFA 14, visit our EA SPORTS FIFA 14 page. You can also read our exclusive in-depth interview with David Rutter, the Executive Producer of the FIFA series for the past six years. Want to hear our defending FIWC champions initial thoughts on FIFA 14 as well as those of some of our former champions? Read the FIWC experts’ view.

The way the ball moves is much more interesting and makes for some stunning goals.

Executive Producer of the EA SPORTS FIFA series David Rutter

FIFA 14 launched in New York
To celebrate the release of FIFA 14, EA SPORTS FIFA held a glamorous launch party in New York City. Celebrities and guests watched as Australian international Tim Cahill took on Hip Hop artist Drake. A tense 2-2 scoreline pushed the match into extra-time. Cahill employed his virtual self to perfection, scoring the match-winner and sending the crowd into a frenzy.

Do you have the virtual skills to beat a world-class international like Cahill at a game of FIFA 14? Win the FIWC 2014 Grand Final and you’ll find out when you attend the FIFA Ballon d’Or and spend a night among the brightest stars in football!

Game on for FIWC!
FIFA 14 is out! That means the race is on to get a few days of training in before Season 1 of the FIFA Interactive World Cup 2014 kicks off on 1 October at 11:00 am CEST. Do you have what it takes to qualify for the world’s largest gaming tournament? Get your PlayStation 3, grab your copy of FIFA 14 and get ready to compete for a qualification seat amongst the FIWC elite at the 2014 Grand Final!

All the information on How To Play, the Tournament Format and Qualification seasons are available right here on Be sure to like the FIFA Interactive World Cup on Facebook and follow @FIWC on Twitter to stay up to date on the latest tournament news and announcements.

Get ready for kick-off with FIFA 14 and the FIFA Interactive World Cup – the world’s largest gaming tournament!