Excerpt: Categorically, sports games are not friendly for the mobility impaired. With numerous button combinations, button mashing events and quick time reactions, all sports games present problems even assistive technology can't always solve (unless you were talking about expensive eye gaze equipment).
Review: FIFA 13 for the Wii U's innovative GamePad controls makes up for missing features
28 November 2012
Excerpt: The jockeying back and forth every year for the title of 'Best Sports Game' seems to always come down to the NBA 2K series and EA Sports' FIFA series. Soccer is the world's sport for a reason, and the FIFA series offers a ton of option every year.
Summary: At its most basic there’s not all that much to football; win possession, pass it around, create an opening and score. And yet, every year we see EA Canada deliver a new FIFA title that adds yet more depth to the game, taking it in an ever more realistic direction, while staying true to the sport’s...
Conclusion: Third time is always a charm and after 2 abysmal games with poor offline and online capabilities PES13 has rectified the franchise and brought some much-needed competition into the virtual world of football.
Summary: FIFA 13 is mostly an incremental update, but the changes made are still significant improvements. When you’re building on a blueprint as near-flawless as that of FIFA 12, that’s no bad thing. FIFA 13 is again awarded the Golden Boot this season. Time to renew that season ticket.
Excerpt: While there may be the perception from those who don’t play the game that the FIFA series is the same every year, as someone who plays it as much as I do, it is far from that. Not to say that EA don’t milk the cash cow, but FIFA 13 is the biggest step forward in at least the last three years.