FIFA Soccer 96 (Saturn)

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FIFA Soccer 96
System(s): Sega Saturn
Publisher: Electronic Arts (US, Europe), Electronic Arts Victor (Japan)
Developer:
Sound driver: SCSP/CD-DA (16 tracks)
Peripherals supported: 6Player, Saturn Backup Memory
Genre: Sports/Soccer (スポーツ/サッカー)[1], Sports[2]

















Number of players: 1-6
Official in-game languages:
  • English
  • Deutsch
  • Français
  • Español
  • Italiano
  • Svenska
  • Release Date RRP Code
    Sega Saturn
    JP
    ¥5,8005,800 T-10606G
    Sega Saturn
    US
    $64.9564.95[4] T-5003H
    ESRB: Kids to Adults
    Sega Saturn
    EU
    T-5003H-50
    E338SSXI
    ELSPA: 3+ OK
    Sega Saturn
    DE
    T-5003H-50
    E338SSXI
    USK: 0
    Sega Saturn
    PT
    Sega Saturn
    UK
    £39.9939.99[6] T-5003H-50
    E338SSXI
    ELSPA: 3+ OK
    Sega Saturn
    PL
    Sega Saturn
    AU
    OFLC: G
    Sega Saturn
    BR
    R$69.9969.99 193086
    Tectoy: Todas as Idades

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    The Sega Saturn version of FIFA Soccer 96 (FIFAサッカー'96) is an entry to the FIFA series of video games. It was revolutionary at the time of release for having a running commentary provided by John Motson, and it was the first 3D entry to the series.

    Production credits

    Magazine articles

    Main article: FIFA Soccer 96 (Saturn)/Magazine articles.

    Promotional material

    UK TV advert


    Physical scans

    Sega Retro Average 
    Publication Score Source
    80
    Sega Saturn
    80
    Based on
    1 review
    Sega Retro Average 
    Publication Version Score
    Consoles + (FR)
    90
    [7]
    Digitiser (UK) PAL
    89
    [8]
    Famitsu (JP) NTSC-J
    60
    [9]
    Fun Generation (DE) PAL
    70
    [10]
    Game Players (US) NTSC-U
    92
    [11]
    GamePro (US) NTSC-U
    80
    [4]
    Joypad (FR)
    92
    [12]
    MAN!AC (DE) PAL
    84
    [13]
    Maximum (UK)
    50
    [14]
    Mega Fun (DE) PAL
    87
    [15]
    Mean Machines Sega (UK) PAL
    88
    [16]
    Player One (FR) PAL
    89
    [17]
    Saturn+ (UK) PAL
    81
    [18]
    Sega Magazin (DE) PAL
    74
    [19]
    Sega News (CZ)
    85
    [20]
    Sega Power (UK) PAL
    85
    [21]
    Sega Pro (UK) PAL
    74
    [6]
    Sega Saturn Magazine (UK) PAL
    80
    [5]
    Sega Saturn Magazine (JP) NTSC-J
    57
    [22]
    Sega Saturn Magazine (JP) NTSC-J
    42
    [23]
    Total Saturn (UK) PAL
    78
    [24]
    Video Games (DE) PAL
    86
    [25]
    Sega Saturn
    78
    Based on
    22 reviews

    FIFA Soccer 96 (Saturn)

    Saturn, JP
    FIFASoccer96 sat jp backcover.jpgFIFASoccer96 sat jp frontcover.jpg
    Cover
    FIFASoccer96(Saturn) Saturn JP Disc.jpg
    Disc
    Saturn, US
    Fifa96 Saturn US Box Back.jpgFifa96 Saturn US Box Front.jpg
    Cover
    Fifasoccer96 sat us manual.pdf
    Manual
    Saturn, EU
    FIFA96 Saturn EU Box.jpg
    Cover
    FIFA96 Saturn EU Disc.jpg
    Disc
    Saturn, DE
    FIFA96 Saturn DE cover.jpg
    Cover
    FIFA96 Saturn EU Disc.jpg
    Disc
    Saturn, PT

    Saturn, AU
    FIFA96 Saturn AU cover.jpg
    Cover
    FIFA96 Saturn EU Disc.jpg
    Disc
    Saturn, BR
    FIFA96 Saturn BR Box Back.jpgNospine.pngFIFA96 Saturn BR Box Front.jpg
    Cover

    Technical information

    ROM dump status

    System Hash Size Build Date Source Comments
    Sega Saturn
    CRC32
    MD5
    SHA-1
    581,680,176 CD-ROM (EU) T-5003H-50 V1.000
    Sega Saturn
    CRC32
    MD5
    SHA-1
    581,623,728 1996-01-30 CD-ROM (JP) T-10606G V1.000
    Sega Saturn
    CRC32
    MD5
    SHA-1
    581,680,176 CD-ROM (US) T-5003H V1.000

    References

    1. File:FIFASoccer96 sat jp backcover.jpg
    2. 2.0 2.1 https://sega.jp/fb/segahard/ss/soft_licensee2.html (Wayback Machine: 2019-10-02 10:31)
    3. Press release: 1995-11-29: Electronic Arts Announces FIFA Soccer 96 to Ship on Five Platforms for Holiday Season
    4. 4.0 4.1 GamePro, "April 1996" (US; 1996-xx-xx), page 94
    5. 5.0 5.1 Sega Saturn Magazine, "February 1996" (UK; 1996-01-24), page 70
    6. 6.0 6.1 Sega Pro, "April 1996" (UK; 1996-02-28), page 50
    7. Consoles +, "Février 1996" (FR; 1996-0x-xx), page 158
    8. Digitiser (UK) (1996-01-23)
    9. Famitsu, "1996-03-22" (JP; 1996-03-08), page 1
    10. Fun Generation, "03/96" (DE; 1996-02-12), page 58
    11. Game Players, "Vol. 9 No. 3 March 1996" (US; 1996-0x-xx), page 72
    12. Joypad, "Mars 1996" (FR; 1996-0x-xx), page 57
    13. MAN!AC, "03/96" (DE; 1996-02-14), page 54
    14. Maximum, "February 1996" (UK; 1996-xx-xx), page 145
    15. Mega Fun, "02/96" (DE; 1996-01-24), page 82
    16. Mean Machines Sega, "March 1996" (UK; 1996-01-28), page 64
    17. Player One, "Mars 1996" (FR; 1996-0x-xx), page 102
    18. Saturn+, "Easter/April 1996" (UK; 1996-03-07), page 60
    19. Sega Magazin, "März 1996" (DE; 1996-02-14), page 76
    20. Sega News, "Říjen 1996" (CZ; 1996-xx-xx), page 15
    21. Sega Power, "March 1996" (UK; 1996-01-18), page 44
    22. Sega Saturn Magazine, "1996-05 (1996-03-22)" (JP; 1996-03-08), page 224
    23. Sega Saturn Magazine, "Readers rating final data" (JP; 2000-03), page 17
    24. Total Saturn, "Volume One Issue Four" (UK; 1996-12-29), page 26
    25. Video Games, "3/96" (DE; 1996-02-21), page 89


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