Retail Date: 07/15/08
NCAA Football 09 brings all-new football action to the PS2. The game unveils the Break Away Animation Engine, which allows gamers to break in and out of moves giving the user more direct control as well as instant influence and responsiveness on the field. NCAA Football 09 also focuses on wide-open collegiate style gameplay featuring unique animations that you will only find on college football Saturdays. Powered behind groundbreaking gameplay controls and unique college-style animations, NCAA Football 09 arrives on campus with all the excitement and pageantry of a storied college bowl game.
* FUN, ACCESSIBLE FAMILY PLAY -- Anybody can dominate the college game like an All-American with EA SPORTS Family Play. An all-new playcalling system featuring simplified game controls and playbooks makes NCAA Football 09 the most accessible college football game ever. RUNNING BACK COMBO MOVES -- Set defenders up like never before by stringing together multiple moves, including jukes, spins, and stiff arms. Enhanced running animations provide a more fluid and responsive feel, allowing you to cue your next move while you're playing out another.
* PLAY WHEN YOU WANT -- Take full control of the pace of a game in Dynasty and Campus Challenge mode by simulating a single play, a quarter or half, or the entire game. Take the field or take plays off, it's entirely up to you.
* ALL-NEW MASCOT CHALLENGE -- Quickly go from a novice or mid-level player to All-American status by improving your skills and technique in a slew of practice drills that focus on passing, rushing, receiving, and defense.
* PREPARE FOR THE BIG GAME -- See what may or may not work on Saturday by practicing against an opponent's playbook during the week. Fine-tune up to 10 plays on offense in hope of having a greater chance of success when playing against live competition, or practice with Crowd Noise in an effort to replicate the game day atmosphere.