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Cricket Coming Back To Consoles

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Ever since the Wii debuted, it's been crying out for a cricket game. It's got baseball, so why not cricket? And ever since Peter Moore took over EA, he's been talking niche sports games.

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There's no better way to bring the two together than with EA's Cricket '09, which has leaked into the public consciousness via a rating for the game on Australia's Classification Board website.

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It's listed as a multiplatform title, and is apparently being handled by EA Sports Canada, the same team previous EA cricket titles have been developed by (though which we haven't seen a new version of for a while).

Being multiplatform, they'd be mad not to include a Wii game. Mad.

EA Sports does Wii Cricket? [CVG]

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jamesjohnson01

So, I'm assuming the PS3/360 versions are going to be better, if it is multiplatform?

Personally I don't know much about cricket.

But I do wonder why they decided to call it "cricket".

Baseball, football, I can understand.

But if the sport is actually named after the insect, can someone explain why? lol