Soccer

Soccer

2006

System
NES
Publisher
Nintendo
Developer
Nintendo R&D1

N/A

Game Rating

User Ratings: 1

Our Review: 4/10

Overview

Number of Players
2
Genre
Sports
Release Date

Wii Shop

  • 19th Nov 2006, 500 points (USA)
  • 22nd Dec 2006, 500 points (UK/EU)
  • 2nd Dec 2006, 500 points (JPN)

Wii U eShop

  • 12th Jun 2014, $3.49 (USA)
  • 12th Jun 2014, $4.99 (USA)
Series
NES Sports
Controller Support
All

Screenshots (5)

Soccer Screenshot
Soccer Screenshot
Soccer Screenshot
Soccer Screenshot
Soccer Screenshot

Reviews

  • 11

    Wii U eShop / NES

    Review Soccer

    A well timed blast from the past

    Just in time for the World Cup this week, Intelligent Systems' Soccer arrives on Wii U Virtual Console – but all is not well. One of the early titles in Nintendo's "Sports Series" on NES, Soccer seems to garner boatloads of hate from players compared to companions like Golf and Ice Hockey. These detractors are not...

  • 1

    Wii Virtual Console / NES

    Review Soccer

    This is most definitely not super soccer

    Soccer is one of the earlier titles in the NES Sports series, it also ranks amongst the worst. Back in 1987 it might have cut the mustard, but in this day and age it is too dated to be worthy of splashing the virtual cash on. Rather than support a full team of eleven players you only get five players, and a...

About The Game

Experience the first ever football game for the NES!

Soccer offers a choice between seven national teams (Brazil, Germany, Spain, France, England, Japan and the USA) and five different difficulty levels. Play solo against the computer or compete against a friend in the two-player mode. Soccer was also one of the first football games to include penalty shootouts at the end of regulation time, and also features an entertaining half-time show!