Fifa Soccer 09
Factory Sealed Retail Box
Step onto the Pitch and Play Professional Football your Way!
Experience the most authentic football/soccer simulation EA SPORTS has delivered as you live the fantasy of playing as a professional player and customize the game to suit your style and ability.
Powered by the third generation of the EA SPORTS football engine, FIFA 09 features more than 250 core gameplay additions and enhancements that deliver the most responsive, intelligent and realistic action ever for the series. Enjoy turning defenders with more controlled dribbling and ball control, snapping off precision shots with improved first-time shooting mechanics and firing beautifully timed passes with greater accuracy, placing the ball exactly where you want it.
Now you are the player, coach and manager! You have the power to adjust and customize tactical settings so CPU players and your team perform just like the real-world team plays or how you think it should play. Save your tactics and then make strategic decisions to exploit your opponent’s weaknesses, all on-the-fly.
Live the fantasy of a professional football player through the popular feature innovation – Be A Pro – now expanded to include a career mode. In Be A Pro: Seasons you pick or create a professional player and then develop his skills at a single outfield position with the ultimate goal of becoming a national legend.
FIFA 09 delivers a new level of authenticity. The matchday experience is now true-to-life with a referee and assistants. Plus, crowds, stadium atmosphere, and commentary have all been regionalized in exacting detail and 15 new stadiums added.
Detailed, authentic gameplay - Gamers will be able to enjoy gameplay that has enjoyed years of improvement and innovations. Details such as new physical collision system, shielding, quick free kicks, and disguised throw-ins deliver a complete soccer experience.
Leading Edge Visual Quality - FIFA Soccer 09 on PC now delivers the jump in quality demanded by PC gamers around the world. The latest shader and visual techniques leverage hi-spec graphics cards for a visually spectacular recreation of the beautiful game.
PC Specific Controls - Customizable mouse and keyboard control configurations deliver PC-specific control unique to sports games. Determine exactly where you want the ball played with a click of the mouse button. Furthermore, send your players on pinpoint accurate runs using similar commands.
PC Connected Experience - A unique, fully customizable widget design integrated into the menu system. You determine what information you receive directly through your game from online rankings and the Interactive Leagues to real-world soccer news.
Pro Skill Moves - Use your mouse to draw trick plays or perform one of 32 skill moves, including new scoop turns, rainbow flicks, heel-to-heel knocks and ball rolls.
EA Sports Interactive Leagues - Represent your club online in the Barclays Premier League, Bundesliga, Italian League, French League or Mexican 1st Division. Play and knock–off rival clubs more often in new-to-PC Rivals Match-up option.
Manager Mode - New options for pre-season friendlies, and the ability to create formations to customize your club for each opponent.
Multiplayer Options - Local multiplayer supports 1-8 players. Online support 1-2 players.
Windows XP SP2 or Windows Vista™
Note that Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows 2000, Windows ME and Windows NT 4.0 are not supported.
2.6 GHz CPU(single-core) Pentium III or higher
512 Megabytes of RAM (1 GB required for Windows Vista™)
DirectX® 9.0c Compatible 3D accelerated 128 MB video card or equivalent (must support Shader Model 2.0 or above)(Please note that 16 bit color is not supported)
4.26 GB free hard disk space for DVD-ROM format (additional space required for saved games and DirectX® 9.0c installation)
8x or faster DVD-ROM drive
DirectX® 9.0c Compatible Sound Card
512Kbps or greater broadband connection for online gameplay
MS compatible mouse
NVIDIA GeForce® 6xxx series (6600 or greater)
NVIDIA GeForce® 7xxx series
NVIDIA GeForce® 8xxx series
NVIDIA GeForce® 9xxx series
ATI Radeon™ 9xxx series (9800 Pro or greater)
ATI Radeon™ X300
ATI Radeon™ X550
ATI Radeon™ X600
ATI Radeon™ X700
ATI Radeon™ X800/850
ATI Radeon™ X1300
ATI Radeon™ X1600
ATI Radeon™ X1800
ATI Radeon™ X1900
ATI Radeon™ X1950
ATI Radeon™ HD 2xxx series
ATI Radeon™ HD 3xxx series
ATI Radeon™ HD 48xx series
*Laptop models of these chipsets may work, but are not officially supported as they have not been tested.
*NVIDIA GeForce® MX series are not supported.
*Only DirectX® 9 'capable' cards are supported by FIFA 09 running on Windows Vista™.
*Performance issues may be experienced on some graphic cards when running FIFA 09 on Windows Vista™.
*Video card must support Shader Model 2.0 or above