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Sports Interactive breaks silence on Eidos split

Sports Interactive boss Miles Jacobson has finally revealed the reasons behind the developer’s split from its publisher Eidos. The Football Manager developer ditched Eidos in 2003, leaving the publisher with the Championship Manager IP but taking the talent behind the successful franchise. Championship Manager subsequently was handed to new internal …

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F2P Championship Manager MMO revealed

Square Enix has lifted the lid on a massively multiplayer online version of its Championship Manager football franchise. Called Championship Manager: World of Football, the game will of course be free-to-play and will be accessible from any standard web browser. It is being developed by both series stalwart Beautiful Game …

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GameStop targets UK via Champ Man Facebook title

Classic British franchise Championship Manager will arrive on Facebook – but as a game made by GameStop. The global games retail giant has nabbed the rights to Eidos’ footy management game as part of its plan to roll out locally relevant digital content. GameStop currently has two mainland UK stores …

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Champ Manager 80s out this month

Championship Manager 1980s Legends has been announced following the release of ‘70s Legends last year. The football management simulation arrives later this month on iPhone and iPod Touch. It features all the teams and players from the era including Gary Lineker and Glenn Hoddle. Like ‘70s Legends, players can manage …

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Champ Manager Legends hits App Store

Square Enix has released Championship Manager Legends: 1970s on the App Store. The iPhone game, developed by Beautiful Game Studios, allows gamers to manage a team throughout the 70s. It boasts an authentic database of footballers and features various start dates. Championship Manager Legends: 1970s also includes OpenFeint compatibility which …

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PC Champ Man on hold

The decline of the boxed PC games market has claimed one of its most high-profile casualties yet with news that the PC arm of famed football management series Championship Manager has been put on hold”. Instead, developer Beautiful Game Studios is to focus on expanding the series into growing markets …

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Id be mad to ignore retail says Jacobson

Sports Interactive studio head Miles Jacobson has insisted he is fully committed to retail partnerships – after announcing that the Steam edition of FM10 will come with exclusive bonus content. In an exclusive deal with Valve, the upcoming Steam version of Football Manager 10 will be bundled with Sega’s acclaimed …

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