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Sports games. They simulate various sports disciplines, e.g. football, basketball, volleyball. Players need agility, reflex, quickness and skill of tactical planning in order to succeed. Sports games usually accurately simulate rules of particular disciplines. Managers are an exception – they simulate various disciplines from the perspective of sport clubs and teams, and they contain many elements from strategy and economic games.

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FIFA 21
FIFA 21

Sports 09 October 2020

FIFA 21 is the next installment of EA Sports' football game series. As in the previous versions of the cycle, the player leads faithfully reproduced teams and players.

Deluxe Ski Jump 4
Deluxe Ski Jump 4

Sports 31 December 2011

The fourth installment in a series of ski jumping simulators that gained approval around the world thanks to combining simplicity with loads of pure gameplay. The game was created by a Finnish programmer Jussi Koskela and expands the concepts of the previous iterations, introducing several significant novelties at the same time. Deluxe Ski Jump 4 offers a wide set of game modes - single competitions and entire seasons, apart from the multiplayer rivalry. Participating in a session involves the necessity to go through qualifications. Many factors influence one's performance here, including the wind (its force and direction change) and dynamic weather conditions (rain, snow, fog). Both the in-game physics and character animations were substantially improved, apart from the game's visuals. DSJ 4 can be played from several different camera angles and a large emphasis was placed on recreating the infrastructures for jumps and adding cheering fans. Additionally, the player can take part in competitions at different times of day, also with the use of artificial lighting.

Football Manager 2021
Football Manager 2021

Sports yesterday, 24 November 2020

Football Manager 2021 is another part of a popular series of sports managers focusing on football. The game was developed by Sports Interactive studio and published by SEGA corporation.

Handball 21
Handball 21

Sports 12 November 2020

Handball 21 is another part of a popular series of sports games dedicated to handball. The game was developed by EKO Software studio. The publisher is the French company Nacon (formerly Bigben Interactive).

FIFA 20
FIFA 20

Sports 27 September 2019

The next installment of a series of football games from EA Sports studio. In the game we direct faithfully reproduced real teams and players, playing against artificial intelligence or other players.

FIFA 19
FIFA 19

Sports 28 September 2018

Another part of the popular series of football simulators, in which we direct licensed and realistic teams and players from all over the world. FIFA 19 was created, like all previous parts, by EA Sports studio.

eFootball PES 2021
eFootball PES 2021

Sports 15 September 2020

The next instalment of Konami Pro Evolution Soccer series. The game is not a fully-fledged continuation, but a seasonal refreshment of the previous part of the cycle. So we get an identical game and visual setting with updated player data and team composition.

Football Manager 2020
Football Manager 2020

Sports 19 November 2019

The sixteenth main installment of the bestselling football managers series, created by Sports Interactive studio. In Football Manager 2020 the player takes on the role of the manager of the selected club and is responsible for every aspect of its functioning.

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1+2
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1+2

Sports 04 September 2020

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1+2 is a completely refreshed version of the first two installments of the cult series dedicated to extreme skateboarding. Vicarious Visions studio is responsible for remastering the games, and the changes aren't just about boosting resolution.

NBA 2K21
NBA 2K21

Sports 04 September 2020

NBA 2K21 is another installment of the basketball game series developed by Visual Concepts. Compared to the previous parts of the series, the game does not introduce significant changes in the mechanics. Instead, the developers focused on increasing the available content.

EA Sports UFC 4
EA Sports UFC 4

Sports 14 August 2020

EA Sports UFC 4 is the fourth installment in a series of sports games designed for mixed martial arts (MMA) lovers. Once again, we can play the best players of the UFC organization, and the axis of the game remains an extensive career mode.

Tennis World Tour 2
Tennis World Tour 2

Sports 24 September 2020

The second instalment of a series of sports games dedicated to tennis published by Nacon (formerly Bigben). Tennis World Tour 2 was created by Big Ant studio, creators of AO Tennis.

FIFA 18
FIFA 18

Sports 29 September 2017

The game is another installment in the FIFA series. Electronic Arts introduced a lot of important changes in this follow-up, which will probably constitute a real treat for all the fans of virtual soccer. What is especially noticeable, is the introduction of the Real Players Motion technology that governs the appearances, animations and behavior of the in-game footballers. Although this technology encompasses mainly top players, the less-known footballers also behave in a more realistic manner, as the new system takes different factors into account, such as a footballer's height. The game brings a continuation to a story campaign from FIFA 17, embodied here by The Journey: Hunter Returns. FIFA 18 also brings a remodeled system of transfers in the career. The player is now capable of negotiating with clubs and particular footballers on their own. The FIFA Ultimate Team mode brings the Icon cards, representing legendary footballers. All of this is complemented by the use of the Frostbite engine, which mainly powers the cut-scenes displayed both in The Journey mode and the regular career component.

FIFA 14
FIFA 14

Sports 23 September 2013

A soccer simulation game, and the 21st installment in the FIFA series. The game was created by EA Canada development studio. As always, you can control players from your favorite teams in matches against living opponents or computer AI. FIFA 14's data base contains 15 thousand footballers from several dozen leagues from all over the world. As compared with the previous FIFA games, FIFA 14 brings about some crucial changes to gameplay mechanics, including improved ball physics. Furthermore, Xbox One and PlayStation 4 versions employ a new game engine, called Ignite (used also in Madden NFL 25), that ensures high quality graphics.

EA Sports UFC 3
EA Sports UFC 3

Sports 02 February 2018

The third installment in the video game series designed for MMA fans. EA Sports UFC 3 allows the players to assume the roles of the greatest Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) stars.

eFootball PES 2020
eFootball PES 2020

Sports 10 September 2019

Another part of the Pro Evolution Soccer series of football simulators. Edition 2020 focuses more on multiplayer mode (especially for e-sport) and offers a lot of improvements in gameplay mechanics and graphics. Developers from the Japanese company Konami are responsible for creating this title.

FIFA 17
FIFA 17

Sports 27 September 2016

Another installment of the leading sports game series by EA Sports, featuring a great many licensed national teams and top-league football clubs. Apart from the well-known elements of the franchise and a wide range of varied singleplayer and multiplayer modes, FIFA 17 is the first game in the series to also feature a story campaign, called “The Journey.” In this mode, you play as Alex Hunter, a young footballer starting his career in the Premier League, and your task – apart from playing the matches – is to participate in many side activities. Mechanics-wise, the creators focused on polishing such aspects of the gameplay as offensive techniques, set pieces, physical clashes, and the opponents' AI. An important novelty is also the fact that FIFA 17 is the first game in the franchise to utilize the esteemed Frostbite engine, known from e.g. the Battlefield series.

Captain Tsubasa: Rise of New Champions
Captain Tsubasa: Rise of New Champions

Sports 28 August 2020

An arcade football game based on the well-known manga Captain Tsubasa. Captain Tsubasa: Rise of New Champions offers a spectacular gameplay model and successfully captures the atmosphere of the original.

FIFA 16
FIFA 16

Sports 22 September 2015

Another installment in one of the longest and most popular football video game series, whose consecutive parts has been developed by EA Sports Studios ceaselessly for over 20 years. As always, the game lets you pick your favorite national team or club from one of the world’s most renowned leagues. Exciting challenges await you across many game modes in both single and multiplayer. Aside from recurring classic solutions and refined audiovisuals, one of the most interesting additions in FIFA 16 are women’s football teams. Their number may not be very impressive, as there are only 12 women's national teams, and women cannot compete with men. However, just as their male counterparts, female players are faithfully recreated, both in terms of appearance and their characteristic play styles.

FIFA 15
FIFA 15

Sports 23 September 2014

Another edition of a popular soccer game series, whose consecutive installments have been appearing yearly for over two decades, developed a Canadian giant and its subsidiary EA Sports. Traditionally, the game offers a full spectrum of single and multiplayer modes, including Be a Pro and the Tournaments returning after an absence in previous iterations. The new edition is more dynamic than its predecessor and brings about a wide array of changes, such as improved AI, new tactical options, and more freedom in the set pieces. Since FIFA 15 is the first game in the series released on the eight generation consoles and powered by the advanced Ignite engine, the most visible changes are related to the graphics. The ones standing out are remodeled players, accurately imitating profiles and faces of their real-life counterparts. Players react properly to the situation on the pitch, argue with the referee, or scuffle with opponents.

Football Manager Touch 2021
Football Manager Touch 2021

Sports Tuesday, 01 December 2020

Football Manager Touch 2021 is a simplified version of Football Manager 2021 which may be interesting for players who prefer slightly less complicated and time-consuming games. The game was developed by Sports Interactive studio.

NBA 2K20
NBA 2K20

Sports 06 September 2019

NBA 2K20 is a basketball game belonging to the popular sports series. In addition to mechanics and graphics improvements and updated NBA line-ups, the production for the first time in the history of the series offers the WNBA women's league.

Pro Evolution Soccer 2011
Pro Evolution Soccer 2011

Sports 08 October 2010

A new installment in the popular football series developed by an internal studio of Konami, led by Shingo “Seabass” Takatsuka. Pro Evolution Soccer 2011 introduces new gameplay modes and improved match mechanics, including new passing mechanics – from now on, the player has to choose the direction and the strength of the pass. The authors reworked tactical options, adding instructions for different phases of the match and the current score, as well as introduced a stadium editor and a gift shop. The game received new animations and improved looks of both stadiums and players. The 2011 edition holds the license for France’s Ligue 1 and Netherlands’ Eredivisie, with the remaining teams maintaining placeholder names.

FIFA 11
FIFA 11

Sports 28 September 2010

Another installment in the soccer game series by EA Sports. Compared to its predecessor, FIFA 11 features many improvements. One of the biggest novelties is the Personality Plus system, which reflects the player's distinct characteristics in the pitch, making the difference between soccer stars and other players more apparent. The goalkeepers' behavior was also improved, as they estimate the ball's trajectory more realistically now and can be fooled by ricocheting during free kicks. Other improvements include upgraded animations of the players, i.e. during the goal celebration. FIFA 11 allows you to lead your team to victory in a single match or in a campaign-like manager mode. The game also features the Be A Pro mode, in which you take on the role of a given player and develop his skills. You can also compete against others in the online mode.

Ultimate Ski Jumping 2020
Ultimate Ski Jumping 2020

Sports 19 March 2020

Ultimate Ski Jumping 2020 is an old-school arcade sports game dedicated to the ski jumping. The game was developed by the Gdansk-based Blue Sunset Games studio and released by Forever Entertainment S.A.

WWE 2K20
WWE 2K20

Sports 22 October 2019

WWE 2K20 is the next installment in a series of sports games focusing on wrestling. During the game, players take control of wrestlers from the WWE and NXT federations and take part in competitions in the ring. The title is the responsibility of 2K Games.