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Description

1996's edition of the Striker football series from Rage Software.

Graphics combine a 3D pitch with 2D player sprites. The game includes multiple camera angles as well as different weather effects. You can modify any team's roster, select basic formations, time limits, difficulty, etc.

Select from 41 international teams and take part in either friendly games, league, or cup tournaments. Also included is a 6 on 6 indoor mode, and multiplayer support for up to 4 players using Gravis's GrIP system or through a network.

The game includes commentary by Scottish commentator Andy Gray.

Screenshots

Striker '96 DOS Throw-ins
Striker '96 DOS Team Selection
Striker '96 DOS Setup
Striker '96 DOS Free Kick

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Alternate Titles

  • "Striker 96" -- In-game title
  • "ストライカー'96" -- Japanese Saturn spelling
  • "ストライカー ワールドカッププレミアムステージ" -- Japanese Playstation spelling

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Critic Reviews

PC Joker Sep, 1996 78 out of 100 78
GameSpot Oct 10, 1996 7.4 out of 10 74
PC Gamer UK Dec, 1996 73 out of 100 73
PC Games (Germany) Sep, 1996 69 out of 100 69
PC Player (Germany) Sep, 1996 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Power Play Sep, 1996 52 out of 100 52
High Score Nov, 1996 2 out of 5 40
PC Games Nov, 1996 D 25

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Trivia

This game was notable as the first football game to release on the original Sony PlayStation.
Zovni (9307) added Striker '96 (DOS) on Aug 13, 2001
Other platforms contributed by Kohler 86 (7295)