Experience all of the passion and excitement of the 2007
Rugby World Cup in France as you challenge the best teams
and players ever assembled for global supremacy.
A nations destiny is in your hands when you take control
of one of the officially licensed national teams in EA
SPORTS Rugby 08 and power your way through a gruelling
World Cup campaign for the sports ultimate prize the
glorious Webb Ellis Cup.
This is the season you take complete control of managing
your favourite squad as EA SPORTS Rugby 08 enables you to
emulate the style of your favorite team on offense and
now on defense.
Using new, authentic defensive formations, adjust your
defense on-the-fly to keep momentum on your side or
counter your opponents attacking style by changing your
defensive strategy based on score, field position and more.
Also featured is alayered pick-up-and-play control system
for set piecesand drop kicks. Now you take full command
over everyscrum and maul with enhanced push and rotation
Make lineout throw-ins look easy with a simplified
control scheme for the novice player and advanced
mechanics for the pro. Master the new kicking meter to
score those key penalties and conversions, while new
truck and zoom camera angles zero in on all the breakdown
and set piece action during the games biggest moments.