At the big VGJunk site today: a heartfelt article about the SNES football game Super Soccer! It’s about football, sure, but it’s also got madmen, hovering teams and exciting plot twists and you can read all about it here!

At the big VGJunk site today: a heartfelt article about the SNES football game Super Soccer! It’s about football, sure, but it’s also got madmen, hovering teams and exciting plot twists and you can read all about it here!

Sensible World of Soccer ‘96-‘97.

Sensible World of Soccer ‘96-‘97.

A very nostalgic one for me - here’s the cover of Sensible World of Soccer, complete with sorta-creepy blurred-out player faces.

A very nostalgic one for me - here’s the cover of Sensible World of Soccer, complete with sorta-creepy blurred-out player faces.

Tecmo World Cup ‘90, Arcade.

Tecmo World Cup ‘90, Arcade.

It’s always nice to get some recognition.(From the Football Champ article.) 

It’s always nice to get some recognition.
(From the Football Champ article.) 

A very excitable Dutchman from the Football Champ article.

A very excitable Dutchman from the Football Champ article.

At the big VGJunk site today, I’m celebrating Euro 2012 with Taito’s arcade football title Football Champ! Hopefully you’ll enjoy it even if you’re not a soccer fan, because it’s got brutal violence, vast seas of smugness and an emotional Dutchman. You can read all about it here!

At the big VGJunk site today, I’m celebrating Euro 2012 with Taito’s arcade football title Football Champ! Hopefully you’ll enjoy it even if you’re not a soccer fan, because it’s got brutal violence, vast seas of smugness and an emotional Dutchman. You can read all about it here!

Ad for International Superstar Soccer ‘98.

Ad for International Superstar Soccer ‘98.

The frankly amazing cover for Street ‘Cred Football, as featured in this article.

The frankly amazing cover for Street ‘Cred Football, as featured in this article.

Ad for Konami Hyper Soccer, NES.

Ad for Konami Hyper Soccer, NES.