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Handball 16 (PS4 cover
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Handball 16

A first game in a new sport series that can be considered a continuation to the IHF Handball Challenge series developed by Neutron Games – a part of Bigben Interactive. This time the game was created by How to Survive studio.

Sports | for 2 people | handball

Handball 16 Release Date







Handball 16 for PC, X360 and etc. is a sport simulation being the first in the new series of games devoted to handball. Developed by Bigben Interactive, Handball 16 developed by EKO Software famed for How to Survive series, is a continuation of IHF Handball Challenge released by the same distributor, but created by a different studio.


Published on PC, X360 and etc., Handball 16 offers you leading one of 62 club teams from the biggest European leagues, like Ligue Nationale de Handball (France), DKB Handball Bundesliga (Germany), Liga Asobal (Spain) or Boxer Herreligaen (Denmark). As the game features licenses of official clubs, there are real players with their specific qualities, official kits and statistics of the 2015-2016 season. Unlike the prior installments, Handball 16 does not put too much emphasis on management elements, and instead concentrates on simulating the tactics an extremely important aspect of handball. The developers implemented around 30 offensive and defensive tactics, so even if you are not an expert at handball, you should find a style that will satisfy your needs.

Game modes

Handball 16 offers three different, single-player modes. You can confront AI in a single match, play a full season in a chosen country or create your own player and take him to the top of the sports career ladder. There also is a multiplayer featuring 1-on-1 online matches.

Technical aspects

The simulator for PC, X360 and etc. does not feature such advanced rendering engines like those in e.g. FIFA or NBA 2K. However, the production by EKO Software, especially on PC and 8th generation video game consoles, presents a high graphics and physics level. Handball fans will surely feel at home, as the game includes such characteristic moves like the spin shot, hip shot, fake, dodge etc. Gameplay is seasoned with professional commentary provided by handball experts.

Game mode: single / multiplayer   Multiplayer mode: Internet   Player counter: 1 - 2  

User score: 2,1 / 10 based on 55 votes.

PEGI rating Handball 16

Age rating. The PEGI rating considers the age suitability of a game, not the level of difficulty.

Handball 16 System requirements

PC / Windows

PC / Windows

  • Minimum:
  • AMD Phenom 9850 2.5 GHz
  • 4 GB RAM
  • graphic card GeForce 8800 GT/Radeon 6570 or better
  • 9 GB HDD
  • Windows 7/8/10 (x64)
  • Recommended:
  • Intel Core i5 4570 3.2 GHz
  • 8 GB RAM
  • graphic card GeForce 750 Ti/Radeon R7 265 or better
  • 9 GB HDD
  • Windows 7/8/10 (x64)
Microsoft Xbox 360

Xbox 360

  • Uses:
  • Xbox Live
Microsoft XBOX ONE

Xbox One

  • Uses:
  • Xbox Live
Sony PlayStation 3

PlayStation 3

  • Uses:
  • PlayStation Network
Sony PlayStation 4

PlayStation 4

  • Uses:
  • PlayStation Network
PlayStation Vita

PlayStation Vita

  • Uses:
  • PlayStation Network
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