FIFA 13: Major update rolls out on Xbox 360 and PS3

Addresses online connectivity issues, invisible balls, game crashes and more

EA has released a significant FIFA 13 update for Xbox 360 and PS3.


The update, which launched on PC last week, addresses a range of issues surrounding online connectivity, invisible balls, game crashes, pass responsiveness and audio commentary, among other things, all of which are listed below:

  • Online Connectivity in the Arena when loading an Online Seasons match.
  • The rare occurrence of the ball becoming invisible during gameplay.
  • Audio commentary of player names when the game is set to Brazilian, Czech, Hungarian, Italian, or Polish.
  • Connectivity after selecting a position on Online Team Play and Clubs.
  • Pass responsiveness in the Passing 'Skill Challenge' Skill Game. The leaderboard for this specific Skill Game will be reset due to a scoring glitch.
  • Rare cases of physics elasticity when two players collide.
  • In Ligo Do Brasil, Vasco Da Gama and Palmeiras get authentic kits and team names.
  • Authentic kits for Botafago in Ligo Do Brasil.
  • Visibility of the radar, indicators, and scoreboards in offline matches after playing in Online Team Play.
  • Stability of FIFA Ultimate Team during single player tournaments.
  • A softlock when playing a friend in FUT.
  • A softlock when repeatedly purchasing FIFA Points.
  • Crashing in the Pro Clubs kit selection screen.
  • Issues with form display in the EA SPORTS Football Club Match Day update.
  • Functionality when bidding on items from the Watch List.
  • Undefined text on created players list after downloading squad updates.
  • The accurate crest is not shown on the Adidas All Star kit during a Club match.
  • Created player files misrepresented after downloading squad updates.
  • Uploaded replays overwriting other user media when sent to web profile.
  • FIFA Ultimate Team items showing overall stats of player instead of stats for current owner.
  • Career Mode items including:
    • Stability when editing a Virtual Pro if the squad is full.
    • Stability when the loaning team rejects the loan purchase of a transferred player at the end of a season.
    • Player contracts increased by 1 did not take effect in player's profile.
    • Penalty Kick Takers selected prior to a penalty shootout when playing as a Manager.
    • Continuation of player stories after the player is transferred/sold.
    • Stability of storyline system before a big match.
    • Stability after purchasing players in Career Mode.
    • Stability when a team selling a player rejects the transfer offer.
    • General stability during gameplay.