Japanese games maker Sega on Thursday rolled out Football Manager Handheld 2015 to the App Store. Featuring improved look and feel, a brand new match engine, a Scouting Agency feature and new world rankings with dynamic league reputation, the latest installment in the award-winning Football Manager series lets smartphone and tablet gamers live out the dream of managing their favorite real-life club.
And with enhancements such as richer club stats and a Manager Achievements page to get a run-down on all trophies, awards and achievements won, Football Manager Handheld 2015 should be an insta-buy for anyone in the market for a football manager.
The iPhone and iPad download will set you back ten bucks a pop. Additional features such as challenges and an in-game editor are available through In-App Purchases.
As you can see for yourself, graphics are in glorious 2D. Hey, what did you expect? This is a football manager simulation after all!
Brand New Match Engine – A completely new and more realistic 2D Match Engine allows you to better analyze your team’s performance on the field to help you make those tough decisions.
Scouting Agency – A brand new Scouting Agency which allows you to look at, and monitor, a ranked list of the top 50 players within the game both for current ability and future potential.
Rankings and Dynamic League Reputation – New World Rankings, for international teams and national leagues, which will evolve over time based on performances in continental competitions.
More Detailed Club Stats – A Club Stats page dedicated to showing you more detailed seasonal and historical information about all areas of your club.
Manager Achievements Page – A Manager Achievements page so you can track all of your accolades and get a run-down on all trophies, awards and achievements won.
Improved My Club Mode – You can now assign Player Roles to each of your squad members and also save any player from any career and use that player in your My Club squad.
Improved Look and Feel – More improvements to the user interface to make your role as manager easier.
The 427-megabyte universal app supports any iPhone, iPod touch or iPad with iOS 5.0 or later.