SEGA Announces Football Manager Touch 2018 for Nintendo Switch
Author: Sam Tree
| Posted: 13 April 2018, 13:48
SEGA and Sports Interactive have today announced that Football Manager Touch 2018 is available for digital download on the Nintendo Switch, as of today.
Touted as one of the most realistic, in-depth and immersive football manager simulators , Football Manager Touch 2018 for Nintendo Switch puts the player in the hot seat of any club in over fifty countries from around the globe – players make the choice of who plays and who warms the bench while taking control of tactics, pitch-side instructions and substitutions.
Football Manager Touch 2018 has been fully optimised for the Switch with a custom user interface as well as a bespoke control scheme which takes advantage of the consoles different input options.
“This is a milestone release for Football Manager,” says Sports Interactive’s Studio Director, Miles Jacobson. “This is our first console release in a number of years but it is also our most innovative release of Football Manager Touch to date thanks to the various control methods we’ve included that gives everyone a way of playing Football Manager that suits them.”
Football Manager Touch 2018 for the Switch has been co-developed by Sports Interactive and Hardlight; the team behind Sonic Dash and Sonic Jump.
“It’s been a huge technical achievement to bring Football Manager to the Switch but, as a studio, we’ve embraced the unique design opportunities that the console offers,” adds Jacobson. “Thanks to the support we’ve had from Hardlight throughout the development process we’ve been able to create a Football Manager experience that is just as immersive and enjoyable whether you’re managing on the move during your commute or playing it on your TV.”
Some of the main features of Football Manager Touch 2018 include:
Start your managerial career at one of the world’s top teams, create your own club or tackle one of several management scenarios in Challenge Mode.
Football Manager’s acclaimed match engine and modernised match presentation help to bring your fixtures to life.
Play the transfer market like never before with a realistic and immersive approach to scouting.
Developing your footballing philosophy is easy with tactical analysis steering you towards your strengths by highlighting your weaknesses.
A wealth of clauses and transfer options arm you with more ways than ever to finalise that blockbuster deal.
Football Manager Touch 2018 for Nintendo Switch™ is published by SEGA and is available as a digital download from the Nintendo Switch eShop.
Football Manager Touch 2018 is available to download on the Nintendo eShop today, you can find out more on the official website.