Electronic Arts has announced that it is currently developing a new PGA Tour golf title for release on next-gen platforms. The new game is being developed at EA Tiburon, who are the team behind the million-dollar Madden franchise.
Speaking in a lengthy blog post on the PGA Tour website, it was revealed that EA Sports PGA Tour will become the “home of championship golf” and will allow fairway friends to build a custom career and experience the thrills of the entire PGA season including the PGA Tour, The Players Championship, and the FedExCup Playoffs. The new title promises multiple real-life courses and a selection of world-renowned professional players.
“We’ve partnered with EA Sports to bring immersive golf video game experiences to fans of all ages for years,” said PGA Tour Chief Legal Officer Len Brown. “We are thrilled to continue working with EA Sports on its golf franchise to authentically represent the PGA Tour for the next generation. The newest game will give golf fans another way to experience their favorite sport, or to discover their passion for it.”
More information, including platforms and a release date, will be revealed “in the coming weeks.”
Source: Destructoid Electronic Arts announces next-gen PGA Tour golf game