2014 FIFA World Cup game Xbox 360

There are people out there who are more jaded by FIFA's yearly release cycle than they are by the schoolboy "tactics" Roy Hodgson employs as England manager. Year after year we're asked to part with our hard-earned cash in exchange for a game that, on the surface at least, changes little with each iteration. Stand-alone tournament editions, such as 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil, are sandwiched between releases of full FIFA games and do little to quell such negative opinion.

However, perhaps even more so than the criminally forgotten gems like UEFA Euro 2008 and 2010 World Cup South Africa FIFA, World Cup Brazil comes with more than enough content and ideas to justify its existence as a game in its own right. Although, to what extent depends on how you're currently fulfilling your FIFA needs. If you've already made the step up to FIFA 14 on either the PlayStation 4 or Xbox One, then you're going to be disappointed by what's on offer. With World Cup Brazil available only on previous-gen consoles, the absence of the slick animations and upgraded physics system of the next-gen versions is very much visible here.

While there's a nice array of new passing, shooting, and jostling animations, the core mechanics driving the action on the field lack the finesse and depth of the PS4 and Xbox One FIFA 14 experience. This rings especially true when you're defending, with the AI largely unable to deal with players boasting a combination of raw pace and accuracy of shooting. Time and time again, the greatest defenders on earth (the likes of Vincent Kompany, Thiago Silva, and Giorgio Chiellini) are made to look the fool by mediocre strikers packing just those two attributes.

This may all be part of the plan, though. These tournament editions have always been seen as a chance for the FIFA design team to let loose and have a bit of fun, so the favouring of attacking flair over defensive nuance is very likely a case of intended design over inferior AI. In practice, this creates a game that's more fun than realistic, offering an experience that is markedly different from that of FIFA 14.

Captain Your Country sees you compete against teammates in a bid to wear the armband on World Cup Final day.

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Q&A

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How do you unlock the adidas U11 team in 2010 FIFA World Cup for the Xbox 360

In FIFA World Cup 2010, to unlock the Adidas U11 team, go to the the Main menu, select My 2010 Fifa World Cup, then EA Extras, then Unlockable code entry. The enter code: WSBJPJYODFYQIIGK

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What are the D-pad controls on FIFA 2010 World Cup video game (Xbox 360)? | Yahoo Answers

right side is offensive and left is defensive

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For the FIFA world cup 2014, what are the USA's game times? | Yahoo Answers

I'm going to give you the time for Eastern Standard Timezone.
USA v Ghana at 6:OOPM EST
USA v Portugal at 3:OOPM EST
USA vs. Germany at 12:OOPM EST

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