Spain is bordered to the south and east by the Mediterranean Sea, to the north by France and Andorra and to the west Portugal. It's area covers 504,030 km², that makes Spain the second largest country in Western Europe after France.
Because of its location, the territory of Spain was subject to many external influences since prehistoric times . Conversely, the country itself has been an important source of influence to other regions,especially during time that is called Modern Era, when it became a global empire that has left a legacy of about 400 million Spanish speakers today.
Spain is a democratic land organized in the form of a parliamentary government under a constitutional monarchy. It has tenth largest economy in the world and very high living standard .
It is a member of the European Union, United Nations, NATO and WTO.
When it comes to gaming, Spain has appeared in mostly sports genre. FIFA series, NBA Live 09/10 and Formula One games are probably most known. Lastly, 2 of the greatest Spaniards in fighting games have graced Street Fighter and Soul Calibur, namely Vega and Cervantes!