November, or “No Shave November,” or “Movember,” is a time to help raise awareness for Men’s health (combat prostate cancer, testicular cancer, and mental health challenges). And EA is doing their part with an NHL 18 Ultimate Team Movember event. From November 1st through November 30th, you can help raise awareness in NHL 18 Ultimate Team with special Movember HUT Sets. Here are the details:
Unlock special NHL player items featuring players that are known for their impeccable moustaches through the Movember Set!
Movember Silver Player*
- 1x Any Movember Collectible + 1x Silver Collectible = 1x Any active and available Silver Movember Player item
Movember Gold Player*
- 1x Any Movember Collectible + 1x Gold Collectible = 1x Any active and available Gold Movember Player item
Movember Sharks Package
- 1x Any Movember Collectible + 1x Gold Collectible = 1x 80 OVR Movember Joe Thornton + 1x 80 OVR Movember Mikkel Boedker + 1x 80 OVR Movember Marc-Edouard Vlasic + 1x Movember Master Collectible
Movember Mike Brown
- 1x Bushy Moustache Collectible + 1x Handlebar Moustache Collectible + 1x Pencil Moustache Collectible + 1x Gold Collectible = 1x 84 OVR Mike Brown + 1x Movember Master Collectible
Movember Cal Clutterbuck
- 1x Bushy Moustache Collectible + 1x Curly Moustache Collectible + 1x Handlebar Moustache Collectible + 1x Pencil Moustache Collectible + 1x Gold Collectible = 85 OVR Movember Cal Clutterbuck + 1x Movember Master Collectible
Movember Bob Nystrom
- 2x Curly Moustache Collectible 1x Bushy Moustache Collectible + 1x Handlebar Moustache Collectible + 1x Pencil Moustache Collectible + 2x Gold Collectibles = 88 OVR Movember Bob Nystrom + 1x Movember Master Collectible
Movember Master Set – Lanny McDonald
- 4x Movember Master Collectibles + 2x Bushy Moustache Collectibles + 2x Curly Moustache Collectibles + 2x Handlebar Moustache Collectibles + 2x Pencil Moustache Collectibles + 1x Carbon Collectible = 94 OVR Movember Master Lanny McDonald
*Movember Silver Player and Movember Gold Player sets will only be available when there is an active and available item. Additionally, the Movember Silver Player and Movember Gold Player sets are repeatable.
MOVEMBER COMPETITIVE SEASONS
There will be a four round HUT Movember Competitive Season that you can compete in for the opportunity to earn rewards like Movember packs, coins and more!
The Movember Competitive Season will run from November 1st to November 29th and each round will be 7 days long.
MOVEMBER HUT CHALLENGES
There will be 5 new limited-time Movember HUT Challenges available for you to play in each week. Through these Movember HUT challenges, you’ll be able to earn Movember Collectibles, Movember Player items, coins and more!
MOVEMBER PLAYER ITEMS
Throughout the Movember Event, there will be inform player items for players that sport their own moustaches and the Movember foundation. Every Movember player item will feature an extra Locker Room Leaders synergy.
MOVEMBER DRAFT CHAMPIONS
There will be a new HUT Movember Draft Champions theme available throughout the event. In this theme, you will be able to find Movember player items in rounds to select for your Draft Champions theme. Additionally, there is a prospect of earning a HUT Movember-themed reward if you win all four games with the Movember Draft Champions theme.
Be sure to get into the game from November 1st to November 30th before the HUT Movember event ends!
On a related note, EA Sports NHL is also making a one-time $35,000 donation towards the Movember Foundation to improve mental health and reduce the rate of male suicide.