It is the sixth anniversary of FIFA Ultimate Team, the most popular FIFA game mode, and EA is trying to do it in a big style.
Six Years of FIFA Ultimate Team
March 2015 marks the six years anniversary of FIFA Ultimate Team, the most popular mode in FIFA. When FUT was first introduced in FIFA 09, it started with just over 1 million users. Until today, more than 20 million gamers have played a match of FIFA Ultimate Team.
To celebrate FUT’s sixth birthday, FIFA Ultimate Team will be holding special events throughout the week. But which are the special events ? Let’s see:
- Six Free Gold Packs
To all the FUT players, EA Sports is giving six untradeable Gold Rare packs. To get it, you will need to access to your FIFA 15 Ultimate Team account on PC or console every day, until March 29. These packs are not available through the Web App or the Companion App for FIFA mobile. Don’t forget that these items can not be sold. They are untradeable.
- Daily Happy Hours
You can also expect special pack offers. New pack offers will be available every day. It is your chance to get THAT special pack you never find in the store. Yes, 100k packs should be available in the weekend.
- Special Tournaments
FUT Birthday Cup is the new FUT 15 tournament that offers amazing prizes (Winners will be chosen at later date.) Play at least one match in the FUT Birthday Cup for a chance to win rare tradable In-Forms from previous Team of Weeks. Check in the following table, which players you can win.
|Lionel Messi||95||Record Breaker|
|Pelé||95||Legend (XB only)|
|Ángel Di María||94||TOTY|
|Sergio Ramos García||94||TOTY|
|Sergio Ramos García||88||MOTM|
|Thiago Emiliano da Silva||88||MOTM|
|João Miranda de Souza Filho||84||TOTW|
|Ronaldo Aparecido Rodrigues||83||TOTW|
Good luck and happy birthday FUT.