If you can't make it to France for this year's World Cup, you can still experience some of the excitement of the event with this game from EA Sports. World Cup 98 meticulously recreates the World Cup tournament, immersing the viewer in the event. The demo consists of a single two-minute half set in the beautiful St. Denis stadium. It pits England vs. Brazil, offering enough time to get a feel for the game. But to really delve into it, you'll have to register. It supports 3Dfx, native PowerVR, and Direct3D.
||Free to try
||Pentium-100, Windows 95, 16MB RAM, DirectX drivers