Sunday, April 1, 2012

UEFA Euro 2012 Expansion Pack

It's a tradition that Electronic Arts releases special editions for international football tournaments. As European Football Championship is organized on June this year, EA SPORTS announced company will release the only officially licensed videogame of the 2012 European Football Championship, which will take place in Poland and Ukraine.

UEFA EURO 2012™ will be available as an expansion pack to fans who has FIFA 12 on:
* PlayStation 3
* Xbox 360
* PC.

This pack should be released on 24 April. In Britain it should cost £15.99 or 1,800 MS Points or 2,500 FIFA Points on PC.

Oh yes - Euro 2012 Expansion Pack will be an opportunity even for those fans, who support national teams which didn't enter the final tournament - any of 53 UEFA member national teams could be chosen for the game.

What is more, as EA series claim, a live service will drive real-life storylines into the game from the qualifying campaign and the tournament itself, enabling fans to relive dramatic moments with challenges based on real-life matches. Challenges will enable fans to earn experience points and level up their EA SPORTS Football Club profile.

FIFA 2012: the newest FIFA

The newest FIFA video game is FIFA 2012, of course.

FIFA 12 this year presents, as they say, the game-changing new Player Impact Engine. That is a physics engine built to deliver real-world physicality in every interaction on the pitch.

What is also new this time?

* All-new Precision Dribbling delivers a higher fidelity of touch on the ball for attacking players
* Tactical Defending fundamentally changes the approach to defending by placing equal importance on positioning, intercepting passes and tackling.
* CPU players have been infused with Pro Player Intelligence, the next generation of player intelligence and performance.
* 5 new teams are added to the international teams list: Chile, Colombia, Côte d'Ivoire, Egypt, Peru. All in all, there are 42 national teams in the international division.

What is missing?

* Unlike FIFA 11, Czech professional league (Gambrinus liga) and Turkish Süper Lig are not included. All in all, FIFA 12 features 29 licensed leagues from 22 countries.
* China PR,Paraguay, Ukraine, Wales and Nigeria national teams are not included in this edition of FIFA series.