International Children’s Social Programme Football for Friendship announces the launch of the Football for Friendship World video game. The release is scheduled for the autumn of 2020. For the first time, users all across the globe will have the opportunity to play games united into international teams in the Football for Friendship format. The new multiplayer football simulator is based on the main values of the programme, such as friendship, peace, and equality. DataArt is the developer of the game. It will be available on MS Windows, Apple macOS, Android, iOS.
Football for Friendship World (F4F World) allows to organise international teams games in real time. Behind each of the football players are users from different countries. Each team has a goalkeeper, a defender, two forwards, two halfbacks, a coach, and substitute players. In the F4F World, users can join teams or create their own; invite random players or their friends. Players can enjoy a classic game of football and also matches with the rules based on the Nine Values of the programme: friendship, equality, fairness, health, peace, devotion, victory, traditions, and honour.
Football for Friendship World features:
- original hand-drawn design and unique character customization
- multi-level modes: football player, club coach, football fan
- opportunity to participate in matches according to the rules of Football for Friendship and their modifications using power-ups
- ability to create clubs and invite random players or friends from different countries to join
- club career management with the ability to play in multiple divisions and international leagues
The DataArt company is developing the F4F World. Previously, DataArt created the Skillotron educational gaming platform that won multiple awards. It is also the global solutions developer for Nasdaq, Travelport, Ocado, Centrica/Hive, Paddy Power Betfair, IWG, Univision, Meetup.
The Football for Friendship World release is scheduled for the autumn of 2020. The first users to register will have free unlimited access.
“It’s a great honour for our team to participate in the development of a game with such high social value. People from different countries and cities are involved in this project. They all have different professions, they speak different languages, but they are united by Football for Friendship and the desire to make this project as attractive as possible for people outside of football. The F4F World will unite international teams online in a fun gaming manner. We are working on an accessible and intuitive gameplay with pleasant surprises and the opportunity to challenge football legends,” says DataArt.