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FIFA 13 Review

FIFA 13 on the Wii U might be in the running for “best game available for the system”, if it wasn’t flying under the radar having been released months ago on the PS3 and the Xbox 360. As the high 80’s scores on Metacritic ...

2 years ago
Game Review
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Pro Evolution Soccer 2012 Review

Pro Evolution Soccer, or PES is Konami’s long running soccer franchise, with this year’s outing marking its 11th iteration. Going toe to toe with EA’s FIFA, PES 12 offers deep gameplay and plenty of stars and name brand teams. Is ...

3 years ago
Game Review

Sega unveils Football Manager 2011

As a sports fan, I have an obvious affinity for sports games. But for me, the appeal has shifted away from the on-field play, and into the franchise and statistical modes of the games. I even bought EA’s abysmally tedious NFL Head ...

4 years ago
Blog Post

Landon Donovan, FIFA Coverboy

The biggest soccer star in North America, Landon Donovan, is making his third appearance on the cover of a FIFA title, following 2003 and 2007 (probably no coincidence he gets the gig the year after the World Cup) as he joins international stars ...

4 years ago
Blog Post

A cure for the World Cup hangover?

Every four years, like many in North America, I get a little bit interested in soccer. Not enough to actually become a long-term fan of the sport, but I get caught up in World Cup fever all the same (much like my quadrennial infatuation with ski ...

4 years ago
Blog Post

Spain to Win; No Point Playing World Cup

EA Sports has simulated the 2010 FIFA World Cup, kicking off in South Africa shortly, and they’ve predicted that Spain will take home the trophy this year, with a 3-1 victory over perennial powerhouse Brazil in the championship match. This ...

4 years ago
Blog Post

2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Review

Let’s start out with some full disclosure. Firstly, I’ve been a fan of the Pro Evolution Soccer series more than FIFA for the last 6-7 years. Secondly, this year I picked upFIFA 10 and loved it. Thirdly, I am always wary of the ...

5 years ago
Game Review