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2nd November '08, 10:47 AM

Create and manage YOUR very own football club
YOU create your team name, colours, badge & home ground and YOU decide which players to sign.

Choose your own dream team
Take your pick from Sports Interactive's world famous database of over 330,000 footballers, tailored to your part of the globe.

Show the world how good you are
Play against your mates or other managers from around the globe in a gameworld that's LIVE and online 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Choose from over 10 official associations
Choose the league that suits both your play time and style and work your way to the top.

Develop your club
Use the innovative skill system to develop and improve your managerial style; unlock bonuses that will give you the edge.

Exchange banter with other managers via the in-game chat facility
Will their mind games affect you?

Play the game your way
The AI/Stand in manager takes control of your matches when you're not online.

Wheel and deal on the transfer market
Buy, sell, loan and exchange players in the lively transfer market, or snap up some talent with the exciting new auction system.

Create and run your own mini-leagues and cup competitions
Take on the best or compete for bragging rights against your mates.

Balance the books
YOU have control over the financial running of your club. Will you sign your favourite superstar footballer or invest in a youth system for long term stability?

Manage matches live
If a game's not going your way, change tactics on-the-fly from the virtual dugout. Will YOU take the glory?

Basically like World Of Warcraft (What with Gamworlds, subscription fees etc.)... But Football Manager :laugh:
Sounds like it could be either incredibly good and addictive or utterly shit and cheesy.

2nd November '08, 11:01 AM
Personally, It doesn't appeal.

Eric Cantona
2nd November '08, 11:16 AM
Personally, It doesn't appeal.

I know, sounds good just couldn't see mysely playing it, i heard it's really dear as well

Nine Bar
2nd November '08, 11:30 AM
Looks brilliant, lol does anyone buy pc games? Torrents for me.

2nd November '08, 11:50 AM
I know, sounds good just couldn't see mysely playing it, i heard it's really dear as well

23 for 3 months, fuck knows about 6 months but then its like 70 for the year.

Eric Cantona
2nd November '08, 11:51 AM
Meh, not worth it imo

2nd November '08, 11:54 AM
Yup, I would consider trying it if it was about a tenner for 3 months or something.

Anyway, I'm to bed. My body clock is fucked. Went to sleep yesterday morning, afternoon wake up and been up since, going to sleep this morning, going to wake up late tonight then be up all night and have driving lesson in morning. Not good. Fuck sake.

2nd November '08, 01:16 PM
meh looks boring, didnt really help with the guy explaining it all netowkr games ftw

2nd November '08, 03:12 PM
hmmm nah if its that price i wont bother.

Just network on the proper game. You can create your own team in the editor anyway.