In EA SPORTS NHL 20 your favourite NHL stars look and feel authentic with Signature Shots and over 45 shot types that make every attack a threat. A broadcast package celebrates your biggest plays as you take on the game modes, including the winner-take-all Eliminator mode where you play solo or team up with friends to tackle the competition.
- Cutting-edge gameplay innovation to showcase your skills, more customization to unlock your style, and new modes to compete with friends.
- RPM Tech -powered gameplay introduces Signature Shots that replicate your favourite NHL players’ real world shot styles.
- Over 45 new shot animations make every attack a threat, and new passing and puck pick-ups create faster, fluid gameplay executed at full speed.
- A revamped broadcast package delivers all-new visuals and commentary delivers fresh new play-by-play and color commentary to NHL 20, paired with overhauled scoreboards, overlays and motion graphics.
- Combined with over 1,100 new customization items for your club and character, your biggest goals look incredible during the action and in the highlight reel.
- Play Of The Game highlights designed to put your best skills on a pedestal for your teammates and your opponents.
- RPM Tech also more speed to gameplay through revamped animation blending that allows players to execute shots, passes, and puck pickups without slowing a skater’s pace; creating faster, more skilled and more fluid plays up and down the ice.
- NHL 20 adds three new game modes.
- HUT Squad Battles allows you to compete and earn big rewards in offline battles where new opponents are refreshed every day, including weekly Featured Squads assembled by NHL players, hot musical artists, hockey influencers, and superstar athletes from other major sports.
- ONES is now available to play in local multiplayer where you and two friends can select from an elite roster of your favorite NHL players, each with a unique class-based playstyle, and compete on eight outdoor ponds from the comfort of your couch in the ultimate party mode.
- All-new Eliminator mode which is inspired by the winner-take-all competition in battle royale in World of CHEL introduces winner-take-all competition where you and your friends compete to be the best as you attempt to win four back-to-back elimination rounds against increasingly competitive opponents for ultimate bragging rights.
- Hockey Ultimate Team also welcomes a new roster of playable hockey Icons, bringing the total number of collectible and playable Icons to over 400.
- THREES that pits 81 players against each other in a survival tournament bracket to be crowned the ultimate winner; compete solo in ONES Eliminator, or squad up with friends in THREES.
- Goaltender A.I. includes full offensive threat analysis, allowing goalies to read the positioning and threat level of every attack before actively controlling rebounds and redirecting pucks away from danger.
- New to World of CHEL are CHEL Challenges, weekly in-game events across all of your favorite modes that unlock unique customization rewards, character XP and more.
- Adding to the robust character customization options introduced in NHL 19, World of CHEL now offers over 2,000 unique customization items to craft your look and your playstyle - from gear and equipment, to lifestyle apparel from hockey’s biggest brands.
- Four new outdoor locations bring the game to never-before-seen ponds in remote wilderness and city landmarks inspired by iconic locations.