It's been a long time since we've played this little game, hasn't it? To tell you the truth, we probably wouldn't be playing it now if my last post hadn't prompted me to look up Inazuma Eleven's European and Japanese box art.
Speaking of which, the art that will grace the cover of this soccer RPG's European box (when it's released on Jan. 28) is below:
And this is the box art that accompanied the game's Japanese release in late 2008:
Which one do you prefer?
Honestly, I'm a bit torn. I'd go with the Euro art if I were forced at gunpoint to choose one over the other, mainly because I think it's more successful at getting the point across that the game is a soccer-focused RPG, but I have to admit that I also like how dynamic the Japanese art is.
See also: All previous entries in the 'Let's Play: Which Box Art is Better?' series