Cricket 24, the latest game from Big Ant Studios (@BigAntStudios) and NACON (@Nacon), will launch on October 5th for Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PS5, PS4, and PC. Nintendo Switch users will have to wait until November to play the game.
Cricket 24 is the culmination of a decade of Cricket video game development and includes teams from every corner of the globe. Players will be able to take on major cricket nations including Australia and England in the official Ashes, West Indies, New Zealand, Ireland, and more, plus for the first time ever, professional Indian T20 teams, all set in over 50 detailed official stadiums. Cricket 24 is the most complete video game simulation of cricket seen to date.
Set to feature more licensed content than any other cricket video game before, Cricket 24 will include teams and nations from all around the globe, creating the most complete video game simulation of cricket seen to date.
Create and take your player from club cricket to international fame in Career Mode or challenge your friends online regardless of platform via cross-platform multiplayer support, all taking place in over 50 highly detailed and official stadiums.
Building the most realistic cricket game ever!
The Ashes - Cricket 24 will feature the biggest rivalry in cricket - The Ashes. Detailed cutscenes put the user into the moment as gamers get the chance to play out their very own Ashes journey. Feel a part of the team with press conferences and team training sessions. Unique commentary allows for complete immersion. Experience The Ashes playing as a single player or as a member of the Australian or English teams.
Official Licenses - Over 200 players with full photogrammetry. Major cricket nations including Australia, England, Pakistan, West Indies, New Zealand, and Ireland with more to be announced over the coming months. The biggest tournaments including The Ashes, the KFC BBL and Weber WBBL, The Hundred, the Caribbean Premier League, and the Pakistan Super League, plus a number of ‘to be announced’ professional Indian T20 teams, along with more than 50 highly detailed official stadiums.
Career Mode - Follow the journey of your player from club cricketer all the way to the international stage, developing your skills and growing your fan base as you hone your craft to become the next big thing in cricket. Cricket 24 gives you more control in determining your destiny, becoming a short-form hero, focusing on the Test team, or trying to balance both on your way to cricketing stardom.
All new fielding - A complete overhaul of the fielding systems to provide the most realistic and responsive fielding controls ever seen in a cricket video game.
Cross Platform - Fully cross platform. Play online against your friends and the world’s best players with no platform restrictions. Create and share custom content across all platforms including stadiums, players, teams, and more with the Academy.
Cricket 24 will be available for Xbox One, Xbox Series, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5 and PC on Thursday, October 5, 2023. The game will launch on Nintendo Switch in November.
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