FIFA Football 2003

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
FIFA Football 2003
FIFA Football 2003 UK cover.jpg
UK cover art, featuring (from the left) Roberto Carlos, Ryan Giggs, and Edgar Davids
Developer(s) EA Canada, Exient Entertainment (GBA)
Publisher(s) Electronic Arts
Series FIFA
Platform(s) PlayStation
Microsoft Windows
Game Boy Advance
GameCube
PlayStation 2
Xbox
Mobile phone
Release date(s)
Genre(s) Sports game
Mode(s) Single-player, Multiplayer, Online multiplayer
Distribution Cartridge (GBA)
CD-ROM (PC and PS1)
DVD-ROM (PS2 and Xbox)
Nintendo optical disc (GC)

FIFA Football 2003, known as FIFA Soccer 2003 in North America, is an association football video game produced by Electronic Arts and released by EA Sports. It was released in October 2002.

FIFA 2003 is the tenth game in the FIFA series and the seventh to be produced in 3D. A number of new features were added to improve upon the previous version. Club Championship Mode was introduced with the feature of playing against 17 of Europe's top clubs in their own stadiums and the fans singing their unique chants and songs. A TV-style broadcast package gives highlights at half-time and full-time, as well as comprehensive analysis. One of the most anticipated new features was EA Sport's "Freestyle Control" which allows the user to flick the ball on and lay it off to team mates. Other additions include greater likenesses of some of the more well-known players such as Thierry Henry and Ronaldinho, as well as realistic player responses.

The European cover features Roberto Carlos, Ryan Giggs, and Edgar Davids, representing Brazil, Manchester United and Juventus respectively. In the United States, Landon Donovan appeared in Roberto Carlos' place.

Soundtrack[edit]

FIFA Football 2003 was the first game in the series to use the EA Trax branding, and features the following songs:

External links[edit]