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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

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FIFA Soccer 97 Windows Pre-Game Screen
FIFA Soccer 97 Windows Indoor Soccer
FIFA Soccer 97 Windows Controller Select
FIFA Soccer 97 SNES You can create your own custom cup and choose all the teams yourself

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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
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Windows Aug 12, 2001 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Video Games PlayStation Nov, 1996 88 out of 100 88
PC Games (Germany) DOS Dec, 1996 88 out of 100 88
PC Joker Windows Jan, 1997 85 out of 100 85
PC Player (Germany) DOS Jan, 1997 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) PlayStation Feb, 1997 6.8 out of 10 68
SuperGamePower Genesis Mar, 1997 3.2 out of 5 64
Total! (Germany) SNES Jan, 1997 3 out of 6 60
Electric Playground SEGA Saturn Apr 28, 1997 5 out of 10 50

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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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