To celebrate the return of football around the world, EA Sports has launched a new summer campaign in FUT 20.
The Summer Heat promo will bring ‘Upgradeable’ Objectives Players,‘Best of’ FUT20 special items back in packs, login loyalty rewards and more. Here’s the rundown:
Summer Heat Voting
You will have the chance to vote who will receive a special boosted Summer Heat Winner item in FUT 20. The voting will be available for 24 hours on select periods throughout the promo and you can cast your vote by picking one of the loan versions of 3 FUT Summer Heat nominees upon logging in to your FUT account.
The winning player nominee will be available via Squad Building Challenge as an upgraded Summer Heat Winner item. The runners up will be available exclusively in FUT Draft with boosted Summer Heat items as well.
Until the first voting goes live you can complete the Ndombele Summer Heat SBC.
Summer Showdown Special Items
For the reminder of the summer, EA Sports will select a real football match each week and release a Summer Heat item for one player of each team via themed SBCs. The player on the winning side will receive a +3 rating upgrade while for a draw both players will get a +1 boost.
‘Best of’ Re-releases
The best special player items of this season will be re-released in packs in three batches. The first batch is already live featuring the likes of ‘Shapeshifters’ Franck Ribéry, ‘Winter Refresh’ Zlatan Ibrahimovic or ‘Headliners‘ Mohamed Salah. For the full player list please check here.
Summer Heat Fan Favourites
The most OP players of FUT 20, previously released via SBCs and Objectives, will be re-released as Summer Heat items with boosted stats. The first player Objective is already up featuring Benjamin Mendy as an upgradable Summer Heat item!
Loyalty Reward Packs
To kick off this promo right, EA Sports will reward their most loyal fans based on their engagement with FUT 20. Depending on how many days you have logged in to your account, you will receive the next pack reward:
|Session Days||Loyalty Pack Reward|
|9 – 60||Jumbo Premium Gold Pack|
|61 – 147||Prime Gold Players Pack|
|148 – 234||Rare Mega Pack|
Throughout this promo there will be two additional occasions to earn more loyalty packs. You will get rewarded for how many times you logged in to your FUT account between June 17 to June 28 and between June 17 to July 12.
Weekend League Rewards
During the Summer Heat campaign, The Weekend League rewards will include a new set of special players from select FIFA 20 Ultimate Team promos. The full player list can be seen here while the rewards ranks are as following:
|WL Rank Achieved||Rewards Earned|
|Top 100||The TOTSSF 11 Players Pack will be replaced with a ‘Best of’ 11 Players Pack containing 11 special items rated 90 or higher from the above list of select FUT 20 campaign items.|
|Elite 3 – Elite 1||The TOTSSF 3 Player Pack will be replaced with a ‘Best Of’ 3 Players Pack containing 3 special items rated 90 or higher from the above list of select FUT 20 campaign items.|
|Gold 2+||Any Player Pick packs earned will have a minimum of 1 special item from the above list of select FUT 20 campaign items rated 90 or higher.|
|Silver 1+||Any player items earned from Player Pick packs will be from the above list of select FUT 20 campaign items and be rated 83 or higher.|
|Silver 2 and 3||Any player items earned from Player Pick packs will be from the above list of select FUT 20 campaign items and will have a maximum rating of 88.|
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