EA Sports has announced that the North American release of FIFA Soccer 12 will be on September 27. The much-awaited worldwide release of the game will be on September 30. The game will be available for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, PlayStation 2, Wii, Nintendo 3DS, PC and iOS. FIFA Soccer 12 will be following the release date of Madden NFL 12, which will be released on August 30th.
EA Sports emphasized that the PC version of the game will be identical to the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 versions when it comes to the game experience. This will be meaningful for gamers because this year’s FIFA 12 for the PC will be sporting the Player Impact Engine, which is not included in the series’s earlier PC versions. This means that the game will offer PC gamers technical features that only comes in the console versions of the game, like improved player physics.
As a new feature, EA Sports made use of dribbling mechanics to give the ball a more realistic touch. The AI has also been tweaked for better defense, with the developers giving emphasis on ball interception and position plays. The new EA Sports Football Club feature, a free service that offers the latest real-world football news, is also introduced.
FIFA 12’s career mode has also been upgraded, now with over 500 officially licensed football clubs. The game also enables players to live out stories taken from real events.
FIFA Soccer 12 is definitely a must-have game for football enthusiasts from all over the world. With the game’s console features included in the PC version, PC gamers will now enjoy the game as much as console gamers do.