Colin Kaepernick partners with Saber Interactive for the ultimate arcade-sports experience featuring hundreds of pro football superstars and game-changing power-ups.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Oct. 10, 2023 – Saber Interactive, in partnership with Colin Kaepernick, the NFL Players Association, and OneTeam Partners, has released Wild Card Football, the newest installment in the bestselling Playgrounds arcade-sports franchise. Create your ultimate dream squad with an authentic roster of hundreds of pro football superstars, including Colin Kaepernick, Jalen Hurts, Patrick Mahomes, Justin Jefferson, T.J. Watt, Joey Bosa, Travis Kelce, Ja’Marr Chase, Aaron Donald and more. Take the field for extreme, pick-up-and-play, 7-on-7 action featuring over-the-top power-ups and rule-breaking abilities that can change the course of the game in an instant.
Kaepernick, whose professional football experience has been instrumental in shaping the game’s strategic as well as creative elements, expresses his excitement about this groundbreaking venture.
“You don’t want to miss out on Wild Card Football! We set out to create a game that took football to another level,” said Colin Kaepernick, who consulted on the title and appears both in-game as a playable character and on its cover art. “Players get to experience a merging of traditional football and out of this world power-ups. The unexpected twists, created by the power-ups, lead to new moves and new strategies. Wild Card Football is unlike anything I have ever seen or played before.”
Where can I play Wild Card Football?
Wild Card Football is available today on PlayStation®5, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation®4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC via Steam and the Epic Games Store. There are three editions for fans to choose from:
- Standard Edition: Grab the full base game for £34.99 / €39.99
- Deluxe Edition: Get the base game, the Season Pass, the Blazing Bones Outfit, and 10 Card Packs, all for £49.99 / €59.99
- Ultimate Edition: Includes everything in the Deluxe Edition, plus 10 Legendary Outfits, all for £54.99 / €69.99
Featuring voiceover from legendary ESPN sportscaster Chris Berman, Wild Card Football flips the sport upside down with bombastic moves, game-changing Wild Card power-ups, and devastating Rule-Breakers to outplay your opponents when they least expect it! Make your player invisible, become a giant and steamroll into the endzone, or summon a fleet of UFOs to abduct a runner and send them back downfield. As you advance through events and challenges, you’ll unlock new players and cards to unleash on your unsuspecting rivals.
Rise to become the champion on your own in single-player Season mode, or dive into true gridiron competition against real players in local or online multiplayer with full crossplay between platforms. There are tons of ways to customize your team – mix and match your squad’s logos, uniforms, colors, stadium, playbooks and more to make your dynasty your own.
- Create Your Dream Team: Choose from hundreds of genuine pro players, reimagined Playgrounds-style, and assemble the ultimate 7-on-7 gridiron squad. Advance through different challenges and events to unlock new players and other exciting rewards.
- Play Your Wild Cards: Unleash over 150 Wild Cards to turn the tide in your favor in an instant. Bust out special moves like summoning walls or invisibility, boost your stats at a crucial moment, or play a Rule-Breaker and flip the rules of the game completely.
- Become a Gridiron Champion: Prove your skills in single-player Season mode, climb to the top of the leaderboards in competitive online multiplayer with full crossplay, or challenge your friends at home for bragging rights in local multiplayer.
- Fully Customize Your Squad: Personalize your team’s logo, uniforms and colors, choose your home stadium, then build unique playbooks and Wild Card decks to perfect your strategies on the field.