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Franchise Hockey Manager 2013 BETA has been Released

March 5, 2013 – It has arrived. After much anticipation in the simulation community, the release of Franchise Hockey Manager Beta Edition is available for purchase. The idea behind the beta release and not a full copy is so hockey sim community users help test and work out the kinks. All this needs to get sorted before an official release at the start of the 2014 National Hockey League ...[Read More]

Interview with Brian Nichols of Fast Break Pro Basketball 3

Brian Nichols, aka Heavyreign, has been making basketball games for years.  His newest effort, Fast Break Pro Basketball 3, is on the verge of release (you can currently download the beta version and play it to your hearts’ content.) Furthermore, you can give him feedback, on the GreyDogSoftware forums. I have long been entranced with his college product, Fast Break College Basketball, and wa...[Read More]

Preview of Fast Break Pro Basketball 3

Hall of Fame Potential? A Quick Look at FBPB3 February 23rd, 2013 I’ve finally had some time to sit down and play the Fast Break Pro Basketball 3 (FBPB3) demo. This is a game I’ve been looking forward to ever since Grey Dog Software announced it, which already feels like ages ago. I’m not sure what’s going to happen first: a Led Zeppelin reunion tour or the actual release of FBPB3. I’m not su...[Read More]

MLB Pro joins GM Games as Flagship Baseball League

GM Games, a simulation game review website founded in 2011 dedicated to quality reporting and reviews of the simulation genre, is branching out in its second phase of the website’s growth; the hosting only the best simulation leagues running today. In this pursuit, GM Games is thrilled to announce a new partnership with what we believe is the best baseball, if not the best simulation le...[Read More]

Screenshots for Out of the Park Baseball 14

Adding to our previous article about the feature set for Out of the Park Baseball 14 we have acquired the initial set of screenshots.  For a full list of OOTP 14 features, Click Here. OOTP 14 Screenshots Entry Screen   Graphical Depth International Free Agents League Options Team Home Screen Trade Log  

New Features for Out of the Park Baseball 14

OOTP 14 Features 2013 Opening Day Major League Rosters 2013 roster set, which features up-to-date Opening Day rosters for all major league teams but also thousands of individually-rated players for all minor leagues and hundreds of players from the 2013 first-year player draft class. Major league player ratings are officially based on Baseball Prospectus’ PECOTA projection system. Compl...[Read More]

Screenshots from Franchise Hockey Manager 2013

The first set of screenshots from Franchise Hockey Manager 2013 has been released to the public. Here they finally are!      

FM Handheld 2013 Released

Sports Interactive and SEGA are delighted to announce the launch of Football Manager Handheld 2013 for iOS and Android devices. This season’s release not only includes up-to-date player and competition data, it also includes a number of gameplay enhancements, many of which have been implemented as a direct result of user feedback. These include: – An all-new player comparison module (al...[Read More]

Review – DDS College Basketball 2

Review of Draft Day Sports: College Basketball 2 Coaching in college is a lot of work. But it can also be very rewarding. Why anybody would choose to coach college sports over professional sports is mind-boggling. I realize most college coaches would jump at the opportunity to coach in the pros, but there are a handful who choose not to. Those coaches are crazy. I suppose there is something t...[Read More]

Review – Football Manager 2013

Our Review of Football Manager 2013 Still catering to the obsessed, but now with more to offer casual players. There’s no such thing as a worldwide holiday for fans of soccer sims (or football, if you prefer), but if there was, it would probably be the day a new iteration of the Football Manager series goes live. As it always does, Sports Interactive’s labor of love attempts to ca...[Read More]