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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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Tour de France 2020
Tour de France 2020

Sports 04 June 2020

Pro Cycling Manager 2020 / Tour de France 2020 is the next part of the cycle of sports games, which is about cycling. The developers have made a number of improvements to the previous version - among others in the areas of interface and artificial intelligence.

Winning Eleven: Pro Evolution Soccer 2007
Winning Eleven: Pro Evolution Soccer 2007

Sports 26 October 2006

Another installment in the soccer series developed by a Tokyo-based branch of Konami. The game introduces many novelties, the most prominent one being the International Challenge mode, which is an equivalent to the World Cup championship. Moreover, the players are given licensed national teams (including Netherlands, England, Spain, Trinidad and Tobago) as well as league clubs (featuring Bayern Munchen and Manchester United). In comparison to the previous installments, the gameplay mechanics of Winning Eleven: Pro Evolution Soccer 2007 remain unaltered, however, the developers have implemented some novelties into the game’s formula – the game is more dynamic and features fewer interruptions by the referee’s whistle. The free kick mechanism allows the players to quickly perform set pieces. The whole experience is well-accompanied by additional animations, improved textures, and well-developed soccer player models. The single player career is complemented by the multiplayer mode.

FIFA 12
FIFA 12

Sports 27 September 2011

The next installment of one of the most famous and valued football simulation series. The game was created on the basis of an official FIFA license, thanks to which we can watch the players known from the league struggles on virtual fields.

FIFA 07
FIFA 07

Sports 29 September 2006

FIFA 07 is another incarnation of one of the most popular and outstanding football simulator series. This year's edition is characterized by increased realism of the game, especially in terms of exercising control over the players.

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.

WWE 2K19
WWE 2K19

Sports 09 October 2018

WWE 2K19 is a wrestling game based on WWE and NXT licences. The game boils down to arcade duels with the use of an extensive combat system.

Tony Hawk's American Wasteland
Tony Hawk's American Wasteland

Sports 18 October 2005

Tony Hawk's American Wasteland is another arcade game from the series, named after a well-known American sportsman. The play system resembles two versions of Tony Hawk's Underground, and the action is located only in Los Angeles (presence of real locations like Hollywood etc.).

Pro Evolution Soccer 2017
Pro Evolution Soccer 2017

Sports 13 September 2016

Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 is a sports game, a football simulator, released by Konami, from Japan. Contrary to its rival franchise - FIFA by Electronic Arts - Pro Evolution Soccer doesn't have the license of the International Football Federation, but makes it up with licenses for the Champions League, Europe League, and Europe Supercup. The 2017 edition introduces a slew of novelties, available only on the 8th generation consoles - PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. These are, among others, the Precise Pass system, responsible for behavior of the ball during passes, or Real Touch - the way the players control the ball. The game also allows setting advanced tactics and immediate changing of the attitude of our team from offensive into defensive. Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 offers different game modes for single and multiplayer. myClub makes a comeback in this part - building your own team - and Master League, with an overhauled system for negotiation transfers. Just like last year, the visuals were provided by Fox Engine.

Championship Manager: Season 03/04
Championship Manager: Season 03/04

Sports 21 November 2003

Another game from the Championship Manager series, perceived as the best football manager in the world, and unfortunately the last one, which was created as a result of cooperation between Sports Interactive and Eidos.

Football Manager 2016
Football Manager 2016

Sports 13 November 2015

Another edition of the world’s most popular soccer manager game series (previously known as Championship Manager) whose consecutive installments have been released annually for over two decades by Sports Interactive. In the game you become a manager of a soccer team, who competes in league championships in one of 50 available countries. The 2016 edition offers, as usual, a bunch of innovations and changes, the most noteworthy being a realistic injury system and more clear statistics. Business layer features new options, such as calling a press conferences and giving interviews. In terms of visuals, the game added over 2 thousand new player animations. Football Manager 2016 offers 2 brand new play modes: Fantasy Draft, in which you make up your dream team and compete in a fictional league, and Create-A-Club, where you can build your own team by selecting its name, colors, nationality, home city, etc.

PGA TOUR 2K21
PGA TOUR 2K21

Sports 21 August 2020

PGA TOUR 2K21 is a golf simulator developed by HB Studios and 2K Sports. During the game, the player plays on licensed (or community-created) courses.

NBA 2K19
NBA 2K19

Sports 11 September 2018

The next installment in the best-selling series of basketball games created by Visual Concepts. The NBA 2K19 is a powerful simulator that allows the players to take part in the virtual games of the NBA league.

Pro Evolution Soccer 2018
Pro Evolution Soccer 2018

Sports 12 September 2017

Another annual entry in the popular soccer series by Konami. Pro Evolution Soccer 2018 develops the ideas from the previous game. Real Touch +, a new system that is responsible for how players handle a ball, now takes more body parts into account. Thanks to that we can see animations that are much more different from each other when players receive a ball, hit it with their heads, dribble etc. Another important change is that matches are now slower which makes the game a little more realistic. Additionally, there is also strategic dribbling which gives more control over the ball and improved set pieces. Besides classic game modes, PES 2018 also brings back Random Selection Match mode which now has more options. Also, the game offers an online co-op mode for two or three people. The graphics are much better when compared with the previous games which means that the game on particular platforms aren't that different from each other.

Championship Manager 2001/2002
Championship Manager 2001/2002

Sports 12 October 2001

Championship Manager 2001/2002 is a football manager produced by Sports Interactive studio, allowing players to lead their own football team. The game allows, among other things, setting pre-match strategies, player transfers and expansion of the club infrastructure. The game database contains information about over 100 thousand players playing in 26 leagues and national teams.

Pro Evolution Soccer 2019
Pro Evolution Soccer 2019

Sports 28 August 2018

A new installment of the popular football series. The developers introduced various new additions to the gameplay, added new licenses and reworked the MyClub mode.

Tennis World Tour 2
Tennis World Tour 2

Sports 30 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.

Snooker 19
Snooker 19

Sports 17 April 2019

Snooker 19 is a sport game in which gamers play the role of a professional pool player (one of 128 authentic competitors) participating in the licensed World Snooker Championship. Lab42 studio is responsible for the production. The implementation was undertaken by Ripstone studio.

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 4
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 4

Sports 23 October 2002

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 4 is a Beenox-produced sports game signed with the name of a famous skateboarder. Players have the opportunity to test their strength in professional skateboarding. The creators envisaged more than 190 different tasks to perform and a whole spectrum of possible acrobatics on the board. For lovers of sports rivalry with living opponents, an 8-person multiplayer fun mode has been introduced.

FIFA 08
FIFA 08

Sports 28 September 2007

FIFA 08 is the next installment of the most popular, besides Pro Evolution Soccer, series of football games. The game was created by EA Sports, a Canadian studio, and is the fifteenth part of a series that has been released continuously since the mid-1990s.

FIFA 09
FIFA 09

Sports 03 October 2008

FIFA 09 is the next installment of a series of football simulations, placed next to Pro Evolution Soccer at the forefront of sports games. There is a Canadian EA Sports studio behind the creation of the product, and the title is present on as many as seven platforms.

My Horse and Me 2
My Horse and Me 2

Sports 31 October 2008

A sequel to the sports-simulation game that focuses on horses and horsemanship. This time around, we assume the role of a teenager who dreams of a professional jockey career. In order to accomplish her goal, she arrives at the farm of her uncle’s, a racehorse breeder, but it quickly turns out that the facility goes through some financial difficulties and its personnel is not exactly qualified. The only way to save the stable from bankruptcy is to win a prestigious competition in Kentucky. My Horse and Me 2, much like its predecessor, focuses primarily on realism, offering an exclusive license of the FEI, a global equestrian sports organization. In the title, we take part in a number of varied mini-games that improve our horse’s skills. We also have to take care of the animal and even beautify it in order to please the demanding jury. One of the title’s advantages is the emphasis on creating a specific bond between the rider and his mount.

NBA 2K11
NBA 2K11

Sports 05 October 2010

Twelfth installment of a series of basketball games signed with 2K Sports logo. Players can both play matches by themselves and play in the team manager. In the latter case it is necessary to take care of player training, financial condition of the club, signing contracts and tactical planning. The authors have made a lot of changes to the gameplay engine, which makes it even more realistic.

WWE 2K Battlegrounds
WWE 2K Battlegrounds

Sports 18 September 2020

Arcade spin-off of the WWE 2K series from Saber Interactive studio. In WWE 2K Battlegrounds we take part in wrestling duels in the ring, and during the fights we use not only typical attacks and grips but also spectacular special powers.

FIFA 13
FIFA 13

Sports 25 September 2012

Skate 3
Skate 3

Sports 11 May 2010

The third entry in the skating simulator series. Like in its predecessors, we develop skills of our skater and take part in various competitions. However, managing our skating team plays much bigger role compared to previous games.

My Horse and Me
My Horse and Me

Sports 30 November 2007

A sports game with simulation elements in which we assume the role of a horse rider who takes part in a number of various tournaments. My Horse and Me stands out from its competitors thanks to a more serious approach to horsemanship as well as the exclusive license of the FEI, an equestrian sports organization. The game allows us to participate in a myriad of varied competitions organized on specially prepared arenas all over the world. Moreover, we might as well go on a free ride, without having to comply with any particular rules. Furthermore, the game emphasizes the necessity of taking appropriate care of our animal. The players can take part in many different mini-games that let them train their horse even better. It is also possible to buy additional equipment, both for the animal and the rider.