In case the Wii U launch list has left you wanting, keep in mind that FIFA 13 and Madden NFL 13 will also be launch titles for the system. Both titles make use of the Wii U GamePad, this being their definite edge over the PS3/360 versions. For a detailed preview of FIFA 13, and everything it has gained and lost throughout development for the Wii U, check out Destructoid’s recent take.
It is worth keeping in mind that FIFA 13 looks on par, if not better in certain key moments, than its PS3 and Xbox 360 counterparts. This has been confirmed by EA Producer Matt Prior in an interview with ONM. However, on the Madden plate, EA claims they weren’t able to incorporate their new ‘Infinity Engine’ into the Wii U version this time around, because it was challenging with the technology introduced by a new console. So, count out the improved physics engine, but they reiterated the added features of the GamePad. Find inside a rundown of what was achieved, and missed, according to the game’s producer Yuri Bialoskursky.