The core gameplay has been tweaked enough to make FIFA 08 feel slightly dated, but chances are FIFA 09 will improve on this even further.
- Platform: PS3
- Rating: TBA
For years we've wanted a sim alternative to Virtua Tennis and now we have it. Top Spin 3 is by far the best tennis sim on the market.
- No. Players: 1-4
- Rating: PEGI 3+
Existing Tiger owners will have to weigh up if the additions this year are worth another purchase, but if you've been out of the game for a while there's no better time to return to the links.
There's no question that Skate 2 is a high quality game, packed to the brim with things to do and one of the best control schemes we've ever had the fortune to use.
Tiger Woods is a game that has been tuned extensively down the years, and with the new precision putting there really isn't a better time to finally jump in.
Madden NFL 10 is a great but complex virtual version of America's Game.
WWE Smackdown vs RAW 2010 is, we're surprised to say, easily the best game in the series to date, and a must-buy for WWE fans - especially if you've been giving it a wide-berth for a few years.
The core gameplay is as good as it's ever been, the new city is great, and there's no denying that the sense of achievement when you finally nail a trick after hours of practice is almost unrivalled.
Yuke's has once again done a grand job with the UFC license, creating the most authentic depiction of Mixed Martial Arts on today's gaming market.
EA Sports MMA might not have the weight of the UFC license, but it's certainly got a fighter's spirit.