Excerpt: For many years now, EA Sports has held the title for being the best creator of soccer games for a very long time, however now the title has had a very strong challenge, from the pro evolution soccer series (PES). However this FIFA 2005 was very good, especially with the new Career mode, which could almost match Pro Evolution master league.
Superb gameplay, official licenses and an excellent multi-player mode. Season mode is very involving
12 February 2006
Excerpt: THE GENERAL IDEA: Well, this is a football game. Its not hard really, two teams kick the ball towards each others goal, with various rules in between. Indeed, this is about as close to 'the beautiful game' as you wil see on the Xbox. THE GAMEPLAY: Football games today are rated largely on their gameplay. Since the rise to glory of Pro Evolution Soccer 4, FIFA has had a real contender for the football games market.
Good effort from EA these games are still quite expensive though.
7 December 2005
Excerpt: Like many parents i am constantly struggling to find a football game for the kids to play that does not involve me sitting for hours explaining how to set up matches and how to make substitutins etc. FIFA 2005 is not bad for ease of playability and is very addictive for kids as scoring is not as difficult as other football games like the Pro Evo series. The graphics keep kids interested and the commentary is quite entertaining and not too repetitive.
Excerpt: fifa 2005 which is made by ea sports is in my mind a great game becuase it has a wide variety of teams from all over the world and any league.i have hads the game fo over a year and i have had hours of fun becuase their is 83 differewnt things to unlock so you have to get points from winning matches to unlock items like new 3rd kits and stadiums the obnly bad thing is sometimes the commentators get really annoying becuase they start saying bad comments about your team...