November 27, 2007
Sensible World of Soccer Release Date Secured
for Xbox LIVE Arcade
The most anticipated Xbox LIVE Arcade game of
2007 is set to be released across Europe and North America in December 2007
Codemasters Online and Microsoft are pleased to
announce that the release date for the highly anticipated game Sensible World of
Soccer (SWOS) has been set for December 19 on Xbox LIVE Arcade for the Xbox 360.
The wait is finally over for the many thousands of dedicated fans of the seminal
game that shaped a generation as Codemasters Online & Microsoft confirm the
game’s imminent release.
Sensible World of Soccer brings with it all the
classic elements to a new generation of players. The game keeps all of the
original touches that made it such a genre defining title, as well as
introducing all-new optional enhancements to bring the game bang up to date.
Sensible World of Soccer introduces players for the first time to all-new online
multiplayer modes allowing players globally to take up the challenge and compete
in intense online football matches in true Sensible Soccer style. The game also
includes both original & updated custom graphics modes from the original
designer of SWOS allowing players to experience the game in high definition.
"We are extremely pleased to announce that SWOS
is coming to Xbox LIVE Arcade before Christmas," says Tim Hodges, Assistant
Product Manager. "Players are going to have a great holiday playing one of the
best known and most-loved retro classics of all time. The wait has definitely
been worthwhile, the online play is a blast and the game looks amazing. We are
confident that players both new and old will feel the same way."
Sensible World of Soccer will be released on
December 19th on Xbox 360 via Xbox LIVE Arcade.
For more information please visit: