EA 2010 World Cup game has all 199 teams that took part in World Cup qualifying
Now everyone can play in the 2010 FIFA World Cup on the PS3, Xbox 360, Wii and PSP and mobile from late April 2010 in anticipation of the real-world tournament which begins in June.
This game will feature all the emotion and passion of the fiercest national rivalries battling on the world’s biggest stage. The game will include all 199 national teams that took part in qualification and all 10 official stadiums to be used in South Africa, as well as stadiums from each qualifying region.
Gamers will be able to play as their home nation from qualification right through to a virtual reproduction of the FIFA World Cup Final and feel what it is like to score the goal that lifts a nation.
For the first time ever in a videogame, players can also compete in a full and authentic online World Cup tournament. Carry the hopes and dreams of a nation into battle against fans from rival countries, from the group stage through the knockout rounds for the chance to be crowned 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa champion. For fans of nations that failed to qualify for South Africa, this is the chance to replay and re-write history.
The videogame will also have gameplay innovations that capture the journey from qualification to the final tournament, featuring home and away strategies for every nation, situational tactics in-game and altitude effects that fatigue players faster and even impact the flight of the ball.
Gamers can travel around the world to take on all 32 nations competing in South Africa in head-to-head challenges in Zakumi’s Dream Team mode. Win a challenge and pick a player until you have conquered the world. Plus, your team can travel with you to compete at a friend’s house on your Wii Remote.