By Alexander Bevier in Gaming News
Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 4:00 pm
But want to know what he haven't experienced from first-person? The thrill of kicking a ball into a net. That's right. Video games just went first-person soccer in I Am Playr.I Am Playr takes modern simulation concepts like stat building, but it also features full-motion videos like early games on CD - you know, because FMV games are the quality apex in the video game industry's library.
Played on Facebook, the game will allegedly let players "become fully-immersed in the beautiful game on the pitch, but also be responsible for every training and lifestyle decision your character makes off the pitch."
We R Interactive, the company behind the game has managed to get Nike to sponsor the games, and also managed to get soccer legend Terry Sherringham as a character in the game.
There are three upcoming events to promote the I Am Playr, and beta opportunities will be available there. It could be interesting, but the FMV novelty will probably wear thin.