“The Wii platform and the Wii consumer are looking for a very unique sports
experience,” said Peter Moore, president of EA SPORTS. “We’re excited to take
five of our most popular franchises and develop them from the ground up
exclusively for the Wii, with unique controls, unique presentation, unique modes
and even unique packaging. Whether you’re an EA SPORTS veteran or a rookie
gamer, EA SPORTS All-Play levels the playing field and delivers a fresh new
EA SPORTS will ship the following games, all with an MSRP of $49.99, this fall
under the “All-Play” descriptor:
NCAA Football 09 All-Play
Release Date: July 15, 2008
NCAA Football 09 All-Play debuts on the Wii in July with stylized gameplay that
is quick and easy for fans to jump in and out of great head-to-head action. The
game features All-Play controls, a multiplayer social experience that allows
novice users to compete against advanced players and still enjoy success.
All-Play controls are designed for the more novice fans, but also feature a
traditional default setting for the more seasoned veterans. NCAA Football 09
All-Play features nearly 200 schools, making it the most authentic college
sports gaming experience available for the Wii.
Madden NFL 09 All-Play
Release Date: August 12, 2008
Madden NFL 09 All-Play features fun, approachable and innovative gameplay by
unleashing the power of the Wii Remote through the all-new EA SPORTS Call Your
Shots feature. Call Your Shots allows the player to create his or her own plays
on the fly and direct receivers where they should run. Gamers of all skill
levels can also enjoy an all-new fast paced 5-on-5 mode which has a reduced
field length and big head NFL players. Experienced Madden players or rookies to
the game can utilize the all-new play calling system. No matter the skill level,
players can be competitive with three playbooks to choose from, ranging from
Easy to Advanced.
Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 09 All-Play
Release Date: August 26, 2008
Tiger Woods PGA TOUR® 09 All-Play features personalized coaching from Tiger
Woods’ personal coach, Hank Haney and all types of gamers can pick up this game
and have a fun and challenging experience. Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 09 All-Play
features new graphics and user interface while also incorporating interactive
and social mini-games. The standing swing control, the most “true to life” golf
mechanic you can find in any videogame, truly takes advantage of the Wii
console’s unique control scheme. The game will also feature online play for the
first time with Simultaneous Online Play that allows up to four players the
ability to play each hole at the same time.
NBA LIVE 09 All-Play
Release Date: October 7, 2008 (North America); October 14, 2008 (Worldwide)
Step onto the court and into the fun with a unique basketball experience
designed exclusively for the Wii. NBA LIVE 09 All-Play offers more action, more
often, with an over-the-top basketball experience designed with everyone in
mind. Improved responsiveness and more control options make this game easier and
more fun to play than ever before.
FIFA Soccer 09 All-Play
Release Date: October 14, 2008
Step onto the pitch and play a unique soccer experience exclusively for the Wii.
Enjoy FIFA Soccer 09 All-Play one of two ways—a Wii-specific take on the classic
‘11 vs. 11’ simulation or over-the-top ‘8 vs. 8’ arcade action. Play with your
Mii™ alongside your heroes Ronaldinho, Wayne Rooney and other soccer stars
created as customized characters in an arcade version of the beautiful game.
Steal the ball and make outrageous shots by simply waving your Wii Remote.
You’ve never played soccer like this before! Plus, play Footii Party Games
called Table Soccer and Boot It for more great fun with family and friends.