International Cricket Captain 2008 - Media Release

International Cricket Captain 2008 is the most realistic and in-depth cricket management game to date. Take charge of a domestic or international team and experience the highs and lows of cricket management on the road to ultimate glory. With a complete statistical update and brand new features, this edition raises the benchmark for cricket management simulation.

Complete statistical update

  • Complete player database containing every player currently playing first class or List-A limited overs cricket from around the world. (Over 3000 players).
  • Comprehensive domestic and international fixtures for 2008 and all future scheduled fixtures.
  • Accurate and up to date rules reflecting the latest regulations.

More game play options & features

  • More game play options with NEW coaching and player development attributes.
  • NEW youth player options, develop and select youth players in your first team squad.
  • NEW and improved match screen, including an all-new integrated ball-tracker and statistics window.
  • Improved 3D game highlights with an extensive range of NEW diving and slip catch animations.
  • Re-balanced game engine with accurate match simulation.
  • Optimised game engine speeds up game play.
  • Improved new player generation keeps the game realistic for over 100 years.
  • Track your bowler’s performance with realistic ball dynamics accurately simulating bowling speeds, spin and swing.
  • Full range of over 60 classic strokes and aggressive slogs covering classic shots such as; defence, sweeps, drives, cuts, hooks and more.
  • Online play: challenge players from all over the world using your own team and score rating points in our online league.
  • Two player: Play against a friend with your choice of teams in a test or one-day series.
  • Includes tips and advice for novices and managers of all levels.
  • Real-time updates as play progresses.
  • Commentary from Test Match Special’s Jonathan (Aggers) Agnew.

Match modes

  • County & International Career: captain both the county team and international team of your choice from the start of the game.
  • Exhibition Match: go straight into a one off match with two international teams in either Twenty20 or a One Day International (ODI) match.
  • Match Series: create a Test or One Day series of your choice with any two international teams.
  • World Cup Series: replay the 2007 World Cup tournament in the West Indies.
  • Play against a friend or challenge 1000’s of teams online for ultimate cricketing glory.