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Sensational World Soccer

North Korea are on course to win World Cup 2010. On my computer, at least. My lone striker is currently standing next to the goal, his tiny arms snapping out exuberantly as he punches the air. His joyous teammates dance round him like he’s a maypole. They’re celebrating the culmination of a series of geometric passes and an unstoppable, curving shot into the top corner. North Korea 3 – Brazil 2. Sensational World Soccer is a top down arcade football sim in the style of New Star Games previous football efforts and the classic Sensible World of Soccer. However, this…

New Star Soccer 4

Before I begin writing my prose here (I’d shy away from the word review, because I don’t intend to reach any conclusion other than, hopefully, to pique your curiosity), head over to the New Star Soccer homepage and download the trial. Actually, if the word ‘soccer’ in the title immediately fills you with horror (and not because it’s what our American cousins would call a kick-about) then ignore that. Let’s simplify: if you like football, go download the very generous trial. Give it a fair go, and then if you like it, do cough up the cash and support the…