Sports games have been a great hit from the first days they have appeared on the gaming market. They offer you the pleasure of participating in one of your favorite sports without having to leave the comfort of your own home and without any aches that follow in the next day or injuries that might occur during the sports rush.
I honestly believe that there is not a single sport that has not been recreated in the gaming world. You have all the major sports that form even the Olympic games and all the major hits that are now mostly viewed by the young population of the globe.
In the past few years the most successful sports games have been focused on professional football, basketball, hockey, tennis and golf which fall in the category of traditional sports and the new coming sports which are receiving a great deal of appreciation from the younger gamers, sports such as skating, snowboarding, cliff diving and extreme sports like base jumping and mountain biking.
The best feature about a sports game is that you can play it with a friend and thus you introduce the concept of some friendly competition.
We all know how good you feel when one of your best friend beats you at a game and then he acts as if nothing happened.
You want revenge and you play some more. You can find all the sports games you desire all over the web and from your local stores for prices that are truly decent. Generally sports games have a smaller price tag due to the smaller content they posses.