EA’s FIFA correctly predicted the World Cup winner last month

Monday, 14 July 2014 11:25 GMT By Matt Martin

EA’s FIFA simulation last month correctly predicted the winner of the 2014 World Cup.

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Okay, the score was off, as was the estimate that Germany would be playing host nation Brazil in the final – that humiliation happened a lot sooner.

But! Germany won the World Cup last night, as predicted by EA on June 5th.

Video games can predict the future. Let’s hope all those post-apocalyptic scenarios we play through in other games don’t actually come to pass.

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