EA SPORTS celebrates the world’s largest sporting event with the only official and exclusive licensed videogame for the 2006 FIFA World Cup Germany. 2006 FIFA World Cup perfectly captures the emotion and passion of the world’s fiercest national rivalries by giving users the opportunity to play with their heroes and the chance to win the FIFA World Cup. Play as your home nation and control your favorite players as you battle from qualification right through to a virtual re-creation of the final tournament in Germany. EA SPORTS has brought to life close to 100 superstars by emulating the real-life abilities of the world’s most recognizable players. Signature moves, playing styles and flair moves have all been authentically captured in this game. Gameplay advancements in passing and shooting, including improved penalty kicks, make this the most realistic and playable soccer game yet.
* PLAY WITH YOUR HEROES: The world’s superstars look and play like their real life counterparts. Player attributes like ball skills and playing style have been uniquely recreated for each player to mirror real life.
* WIN THE 2006 FIFA WORLD CUP: Compete as one of 127 teams from qualification right through to a virtual reproduction of the FIFA World Cup Final in Germany. Play in any of the 12 official stadiums that come to life with the pageantry and festivity of the 2006 FIFA World Cup.
* GLOBAL CHALLENGE: Introducing a new mode called Global Challenge that recreates 125 classic moments in FIFA World Cup history with modern teams. Earn rewards to unlock legendary players and classic apparel.
* EXCLUSIVE TO NDS: Experience greater control during gameplay with Touch Screen Controls that let you take control during set pieces for added speed and precision, and Touch Screen Tactics, that let you alter formations and tactics during a game. There are five new Skill Challenges to perfect your ball skills or test your Trivia knowledge about the FIFA World Cup. Also included are 3D, user controlled replays.