FIFA Soccer 97

Critic Score User Score
Windows
80
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SEGA Saturn
75
3.3
SNES
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Description

This iteration of the FIFA lineage includes commentary from John Motson with summaries from Andy Gray, with the between-match sections covered by Des Lynam. All player moves are from David Ginola using the MotionBlending technology. Full interactive replays are included.

You can play a league or cup tournament, and practice your skills before playing. The game can be tailored to action or simulation style, with fouls, injuries and offsides available to toggle on or off. This version also includes a 6 vs 6 indoor play mode, and various multiplayer options

Screenshots

FIFA Soccer 97 SNES Choosing formation
FIFA Soccer 97 Genesis Goal kick
FIFA Soccer 97 SNES Title screen
FIFA Soccer 97 Genesis Title screen (Genesis gold edition)

Alternate Titles

  • "FIFA 97 Gold Edition" -- Genesis and SNES in-game title
  • "FIFA 97" -- European title

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Critic Reviews

Hobby Consolas Genesis Dec, 1996 95 out of 100 95
GamePro (US) PlayStation Jan, 1997 4.5 out of 5 90
GameSpot Windows Dec 19, 1996 8.2 out of 10 82
Video Games Genesis Jan, 1997 82 out of 100 82
GamePro (US) SEGA Saturn Apr, 1997 4 out of 5 80
All Game Guide SEGA Saturn 1998 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Gamezilla DOS 1996 80 out of 100 80
All Game Guide PlayStation 1998 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) PlayStation Feb, 1997 6.8 out of 10 68
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Windows Apr, 1997 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60

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Trivia

3D models

This is the first in the series to represent the players using 3D models instead of 2D sprites, except for the Genesis and SNES versions.

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