Every time Konami or EA punt their latest update on their respective football franchises, we yawn at the standard nonsense they pump out about how their passing systems have been overhauled, the game engine has been rebuilt from scratch, yada yada yada. But this year, EA seem to have actually brought in some genuinely different features to FIFA 11.
We already know about the being able to customise your team’s chants, and editing stadiums and teams is going to be a boon (even if pinched from Pro Evolution Soccer), but we weren’t expecting the option to Be A Goalkeeper to be in this edition, and we’re pleasantly surprised by the tutorial video too – it looks nicely done, with lots of options and a nice smooth learning curve. As ever, we have the sweet tones of Martin Tyler to guide us through proceedings. Check it out.