The Nintendo Edition of FC 25 features new features and game modes.
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Nintendo Edition

Following a year with numerous updates, including a new game engine and additional game modes, the Nintendo version returns to the standard annual update model.

As usual, this edition features squad updates for the upcoming season, women’s club teams and an updated presentation (in-game menus and broadcast overlays). You can also expect new kits, teams, players, and stadiums, as well as your favourite game modes, including Ultimate Team, Clubs, Online Co-Op and Online Custom Match.

In the FC 25 Nintendo Edition you are able to experience the following modes:

  • Kick Off;
    • Clubs;
    • Tournaments – Licensed and Custom, including the UEFA Champions League;
    • Women’s International Cup;
    • Skill Games;
    • Career Mode;
    • Online Seasons;
    • Online Friendlies;
    • Online Co-Op;
    • Online Custom Match;
    • Local Seasons;
    • Ultimate Team.
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Ultimate Team

UT is the most popular FC game mode and part of the Nintendo Edition, which means you can play it on your Nintendo Switch console. The goal is to build your dream team, but you need to play matches to earn coins, use the transfer market to buy and sell player items, play with the chemistry, complete objectives and squad building challenges, and much more.

Nintendo Switch players are able to experience major modes like Champions, Rivals & Squad Battles, plus Evolutions & Objectives that reward you for playing matches. Also, all Seasons and Campaigns will feature in FC 25 for Switch.

FC Ultimate Team Features
  • Champions;
  • Rivals;
  • Squad Battles;
  • Friendlies;
  • Objectives;
  • Squad Building Challenges.
Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, it is. However, there is only one edition.
FC 25 Nintendo Switch edition is worldwide released in the same date as other editions: September 27, 2024.
No. Nintendo Edition doesn’t include early access.
You’ll be able to play Clubs, Online Co-Op, Online Custom Match, Kick Off, Career Mode, Tournaments – Licensed and Custom, including the UEFA Champions League, Women’s International Cup, Skill Games, Online Seasons, Online Friendlies, and Local Seasons. Ultimate Team will also be included in this edition.
Local Seasons is a unique mode on Switch that allows you to play with another Switch player if you are within close proximity to one another (10 metres). It relies solely on the Switch’s built-in WiFi so that you can play even if you’re not connected to a network, making it a great way for you and your friends to enjoy EA SPORTS FC 25 while travelling or in remote locations with limited network availability.

To access the mode you need to go to Local Seasons in the Main Menu and select Enter seasons at the same time as the other console. Once the matchmaking occurs and you are satisfied with your selection you can proceed to gameplay.
Yes. If you’re a Nintendo Switch player, you will have access to the full Clubs experience where you can create and personalise your Virtual Pro, create a club with friends, and take on the competition throughout the year
Yes, you can play Ultimate Team, featuring Single Player & Online Seasons, Single Player & Online Tournaments, Single Player & Online Draft, Online Singles Matches, Online Friendly Seasons, Team of the Week Challenges and Squad Building Challenges.
Yes, certain special items in Ultimate Team are supported in this Edition.
Not much since it is still powered by the Frostbite engine.
Yes, it features live updates to kick-off squads throughout the season.
Yes, you still can experience the authenticity and atmosphere of the UEFA Champions League and Europa League.
Yes, you can play Online Seasons, Online Friendlies, and various Ultimate Team modes online. It is possible to play online with up to eight players.
Yes, you can play in Docked, Handheld, and Tabletop modes, as well as via Local Multiplayer Connection.
One of the good things about Nintendo Switch, is that you can play Football Club anytime, anywhere. You can use several different controllers and display configurations and split Joy-Con™ support.

Play with your console
  • Docked;
  • Handheld;
  • Tabletop;
  • Local multiplayer connection.
Joy-Con support includes
  • Handheld;
  • Dual;
  • Single.
Yes, FC 25 for Nintendo includes support for Joy-Con in Handheld, Dual, and Single-mode, in addition to support for Pro Controller configuration.
The split Joy-Con support allows you and your friends to play multiplayer co-op or 1v1 using a single set of Joy-Con controllers. The feature can be enabled in the Select a Side screen by pressing the Y button. From here you can change the controllers by pressing SL and SR simultaneously on each Joy-Con. Once you’ve settled on the desired configuration you can press ready on each Joy-Con to return to the game.
You can play select games for up to two players with the included Joy-Con (one controller per person). You are also able to purchase extra controllers for multiplayer games for 3+ players.
The game file size is 12.6 GB on Nintendo Switch, but you will need at least 14GB of free space on your Switch to download. Depending on your storage, you may need a microSD.
Japanese, British English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Korean, Dutch, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Latin American Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Traditional Chinese, and American English.
You can pre-order the FC 25 Legacy Edition on Nintendo Switch via your preferred retailer, both digitally and in-store.
Pricing varies by country. However, these Editions are generally sold at a lower price: £54.99 and $59.99.