FIFA 12 Announced for Xperia Play

by on August 16, 2011

Hot on the heels of the demo announcement for FIFA 12, Sony Ericsson today announced a limited time exclusive agreement with EA Mobile, to deliver the much anticipated EA SPORTS title FIFA 12 on Android. Optimised for the world’s first PlayStation certified smartphone Xperia PLAY, the No. 1 sports franchise on the planet, will be available for the device worldwide in the holiday season.

With improved gameplay depth, authentic commentaries, updated teams from the world’s top leagues and all new replay systems, FIFA 12 on Xperia™ PLAY is the ultimate football experience for Android. The dedicated graphical processing unit, optimised memory bandwidth and 60fps rendering of Xperia™ PLAY enhance the football gameplay experience. Audio is also improved with enhanced commentary and crowdchants.

“FIFA 12 will undoubtedly be one of this year’s most popular games and Xperia™ PLAY consumers will be able to master it before any other Android users,” said, Dominic Neil-Dwyer, Head of Market Development for Sony Ericsson. “Adding to a portfolio of quality games for Xperia™ PLAY, FIFA 12 adapts perfectly to the device and delivers the best football experience on Android.”

This limited exclusivity expires February 21, 2012, and the price and full release date are still to be confirmed.

Some of the God is a Geek staff are Xperia Play users, and some of the games coming out for the device are rather tasty, including (our recently reviewed) Battlefield: Bad Company 2. So, do you fancy playing FIFA 12 on a nice Xperia Play? Let us know via Twitter!