UEFA EURO 2008 will feature stunning visual representations of the world’s most famous football players, playing in a more accessible, faster paced and responsive version of the market-leading EA SPORTS football engine, and all of the teams and official stadiums that will be part of UEFA EURO 2008. The videogame will enable gamers to play as their favorite country from qualification right through to a virtual reproduction of the championship tournament.
Take on the challenge of leading one of over 50 European national teams to glory as UEFA EURO 2008 recreates all the drama and excitement of the official tournament. A new game mode called Captain Your Country will enable gamers to put themselves on the pitch, earn the captaincy of their team and truly inspire their country to glory. Gamers will also be able to celebrate their success on-field through interactive celebrations that will add to the pageantry and atmosphere of the event. In addition, an online mode call Battle of the Nations will enable gamers around the world to lead their country to global supremacy.
For the first time ever, the officially licensed game of UEFA EURO 2008 will also be available for mobile phones downloadable across Europe from all major operators. A new innovative single button control system is set to make UEFA EURO 2008 the most casual and accessible 11 vs 11 football experience on mobile and offers gamers on-the-go a compelling gameplay experience that truly captures the essence of the sport and this global event.
UEFA EURO 2008 is developed by EA Canada in Burnaby, B.C. It is scheduled for worldwide release on the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system, the PLAYSTATION 3 and PlayStation 2 computer entertainment systems, and the PSP (PlayStation Portable) system. It will also be available for PC and mobile in Europe. UEFA EURO 2008 is rated “E” for Everyone by the ESRB and 3+ by PEGI.