The9 Limited and EA, today announced in a press conference held at Shanghai Pu Dong Expo Center that the highly anticipated game EA SPORTS(TM) FIFA ONLINE 2 will begin its open beta test in mainland China on 22 April, 2009.
FIFA ONLINE 2 is the latest online version of EA SPORTS' officially licensed FIFA football video games. Building upon over a decade of success from the EA SPORTS FIFA video game franchise, EA SPORTS FIFA ONLINE 2 features 30 licensed leagues, over 10,000 real players, 31 stadiums, and authentic team kits. The game has enhanced player controls so that gamers can direct each of their in-game team's players to perform real football moves. EA SPORTS FIFA ONLINE 2 also highly focuses on player interactivity. Gamers can set up matches, track each others' scores, chat in the game and enjoy other community functions. EA SPORTS FIFA ONLINE 2 brings the ultimate online football gaming experience that mirrors the sophistication, finesse and beauty of the real-world sport.