Already known for its graphic excellence, FIFA fires its most powerful shot at the competition. With all-new open passing, the FIFA gamer has more control and precision than ever before. Find a breaking forward with a perfect 40-yard ball into open space, embarrass the tightest defense with cunning one-twos, or fool any keeper with deep swerving crosses.
FIFA Soccer 2002 will offer more licensed leagues, teams, and competitions than any other game in the industry; combined with great new single-player features, a unique reward system, and the chance to qualify your country for FIFA: World Cup 2002.
Innovative New Passing System: FIFA Soccer 2002’s new passing system incorporates an open-ended and flexible passing model. Pass the ball into space, utilize through-balls and one-two’s. Direct your teammates on strategic runs thru the defense. The new system is enjoyable for players of all levels, creating a deeply satisfying soccer experience.
All new tackling and referee model: Now, the timing and angle of your tackles determine success or incur the wrath of the referee. Gamers are accountable for their team’s behavior, requiring the gamer to gauge risk versus reward when making plays.
FIFA: World Cup 2002 Qualification Mode: Experience the highs and lows of qualification for the FIFA World Cup 2002. Select from international teams and begin your journey to Korea/Japan 2002. This will incorporate more user feedback than ever before, including an expanded injury-fatigue system and informational “hotsheets” which update user to status of teams, players, upcoming opponents, etc.
A customizable controller allows users the flexibility to re-program buttons and control the action on the pitch to their liking.
Player detail is better than ever before, including more authentic faces, hairstyles, player accessories, etc.
“In the game” audio featuring localized commentators and dynamic differentiation between home and away SF/X.
FIFPro License that includes all the names and likenesses of FIFPro’s member associations.
Friendly, League, Custom, Training and FIFA World Cup Qualification game modes.
Over 75 licensed national teams and 16 licensed leagues including the English Premier League, German Bundesliga, Spanish Premier League, the French LNF, and Major League Soccer (MLS).
Cinematic cut-scenes seamlessly capture all the action -players experience the impact, pain and emotion of a world-class game.