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Game #423
Hall of Belated Fame Inductee  Football Fanatic    View all Top Dogs in this genreCollection: ASCII Classics
Sport   Football (Soccer)

Rating: 8.94 (332 votes)

Football Fanatic box cover

Football Fanatic screenshot
One of the best (if not THE best) shareware soccer simulations ever made, Football Fanatic rivals the venerable Championship Manager in the sheer number of options in the game, if not in snazzy graphics. Choose a European team to lead in regular leagues and various club championships. Almost every facet imaginable is under your control, from in-game tactics for the individual players down to additions to the stadium you can buy. Best of all, the game was released into the public domain in 1998, although sadly the official site is no longer maintained, and Thunderbear's website no longer mentions the game. If you are a fan of soccer simulations, Football Fanatic is simply a must-have. Two thumbs up!

Reviewed by: Underdogs
Designer: Luis de Barros & Geoffrey Downey
Developer: Thunderbear Software Creations
Publisher: Freeware
Year: 1997
Software Copyright: Thunderbear Software Creations
Theme: Epic
Multiplayer:  
None that we know of
System Requirements: DOS
Where to get it:
Related Links: Official site
Links:    
If you like this game, try: On The Ball: League Edition, Manchester United: Premier League Champions, Ultimate Soccer Manager

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