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Postby Alfie » Tue Oct 10, 2017 8:23 pm

https://youtu.be/zmVvc35M4N8

Looks like I won't be able to tell players to piss off any more if they want a new contract.

Apparently changes to the scouting system as well so the data analysts will actually will have role this time around. Also sports scientists will have role that matters as well.
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Re: FM18

Postby Bodacious Benny » Wed Oct 11, 2017 6:08 am

This game peaked about 10 years ago.
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Re: FM18

Postby Alfie » Wed Oct 11, 2017 7:00 am

Bodacious Benny wrote:This game peaked about 10 years ago.


I enjoyed last years.

Looked into it a bit more, sounds like it'll be more difficult to sign players and keep players happy.
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Re: FM18

Postby Bodacious Benny » Wed Oct 11, 2017 1:48 pm

Alfie wrote:
Bodacious Benny wrote:This game peaked about 10 years ago.


I enjoyed last years.

Looked into it a bit more, sounds like it'll be more difficult to sign players and keep players happy.


I think that it's just impossible to get into now unless you have a lot of free time. I get an hour or two tops per week on the PS4 so would never have time to get into FM now.
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Re: FM18

Postby Donkey Toon » Wed Oct 11, 2017 3:12 pm

Bodacious Benny wrote:
Alfie wrote:
I enjoyed last years.

Looked into it a bit more, sounds like it'll be more difficult to sign players and keep players happy.


I think that it's just impossible to get into now unless you have a lot of free time. I get an hour or two tops per week on the PS4 so would never have time to get into FM now.


I agree. I gave up on these games about six or seven years ago when they took the attempts to make it realistic past the point of being fun.

I just wanted a few hours of playing at being a manager to get over the stress of the day, instead these games started to feel more like work than playing a game.

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Re: FM18

Postby Chappy » Thu Oct 12, 2017 10:12 am

I'm still playing FM2015 <laugh>
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Re: FM18

Postby ALF » Thu Oct 12, 2017 10:41 pm

I'm still on 12. Don't have the time to invest in a new save anymore. It's a shame because it seems to be getting better and better.

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Re: FM18

Postby PTAO » Fri Oct 13, 2017 2:34 pm

I usually buy it every 2-3 years. Got 17 so won't be getting 18 unless something amazing comes out for it.

Also I'm a bastard to my players so this dynamics thing might screw me over <erk>

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Re: FM18

Postby Bodacious Benny » Fri Oct 13, 2017 2:41 pm

PTAO rules with an iron fist.
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Re: FM18

Postby PTAO » Fri Oct 13, 2017 6:30 pm

Bodacious Benny wrote:PTAO rules with an iron fist.


I'm your superior and I don't appreciate you taking that tone with me.

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Re: FM18

Postby Chappy » Sat Oct 14, 2017 12:51 am

PTAO wrote:
Bodacious Benny wrote:PTAO rules with an iron fist.


I'm your superior and I don't appreciate you taking that tone with me.


I apologise if I spoke out of turn.
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Re: FM18

Postby Lassassinblanc » Tue Oct 17, 2017 11:11 am

Looking forward to this one.

The Dynamics thing looks pretty good also the scouting thing is fairly realistic.

My only issue is I'm probably going to piss off a lot of the Toon squad when I sell Diame and colback as I'd imagine they'll be part of social groups
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Re: FM18

Postby PTAO » Tue Oct 17, 2017 3:12 pm

Lassassinblanc wrote:Looking forward to this one.

The Dynamics thing looks pretty good also the scouting thing is fairly realistic.

My only issue is I'm probably going to piss off a lot of the Toon squad when I sell Diame and colback as I'd imagine they'll be part of social groups



I had genuinely forgotten he played for us.

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Re: FM18

Postby Alfie » Mon Oct 23, 2017 4:33 pm

Having seen a few preview & teaser videos I'm looking forward to this . Hopefully get the beta on Friday
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Re: FM18

Postby Colback's Orange Tufts » Tue Oct 24, 2017 2:56 pm

As far as I'm concerned, the only threads about football manager acceptable on Toonforum are about installation <roll> viewtopic.php?f=8&t=809&p=47811&hilit=steam#p47811
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Re: FM18

Postby Lassassinblanc » Sat Oct 28, 2017 12:30 pm

Lassassinblanc wrote:Looking forward to this one.

The Dynamics thing looks pretty good also the scouting thing is fairly realistic.

My only issue is I'm probably going to piss off a lot of the Toon squad when I sell Diame and colback as I'd imagine they'll be part of social groups

So Colback is a squad leader so if he goes the team are going to get very annoyed

10m to spend

Not sure how much i will use as tbh squad is well balanced and still quite massive
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Re: FM18

Postby beatski » Sat Oct 28, 2017 10:31 pm

Colback's Orange Tufts wrote:As far as I'm concerned, the only threads about football manager acceptable on Toonforum are about installation <roll> https://www.toonforum.co.uk/viewtopic.p ... eam#p47811



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Re: FM18

Postby Chappy » Sun Oct 29, 2017 11:58 am

Think I might get this... Looks quite in depth.
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Re: FM18

Postby Alfie » Mon Oct 30, 2017 11:33 am

Ridiculously in depth now, not sure how much is gained by some it. Started a Newcastle save, spent ages getting scout & data analysis reports on 2 players then once I'd signed them they turned out to s****!
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Re: FM18

Postby TBC » Mon Oct 30, 2017 12:37 pm

Donkey Toon wrote:
Bodacious Benny wrote:
I think that it's just impossible to get into now unless you have a lot of free time. I get an hour or two tops per week on the PS4 so would never have time to get into FM now.


I agree. I gave up on these games about six or seven years ago when they took the attempts to make it realistic past the point of being fun.

I just wanted a few hours of playing at being a manager to get over the stress of the day, instead these games started to feel more like work than playing a game.


You guys do know that they release a condensed "classic" version alongside the main game each year? Great if like me, all you care about is picking the team, watching circles, and signing players.
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