New Star Manager

New Star Games Ltd., Five Aces Publishing Ltd.

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Game Information

Available on:PCSep 27, 2018
Nintendo SwitchJan 31, 2019

Developer: New Star Games Ltd.

Publisher: Five Aces Publishing Ltd.

Genres: Simulation, Sports, Strategy

Welcome to New Star Manager: The immersive all-new game from Simon Read, creator of the BAFTA Award-winning New Star Soccer series.

Take control of New Star FC – a beleaguered soccer club which needs your management skills and instincts to unlock the team’s potential and make it to the top of the game.

This is soccer management like you’ve never experienced it - Be more than just a player, be the head, the heart, and backbone of New Star FC. Be the Manager.

TOTAL CLUB CONTROL
Take ownership of every aspect of New Star FC, from constructing vital club facilities and managing the players’ training regimes to choosing the perfect sponsor and hiring or firing the backroom staff!

FULL SQUAD GAMEPLAY
Use every member of your team to set up and score pivotal goals with on-pitch gameplay, using innovative mouse based controls.

REAL SOCCER TACTICS
Build your dream squad, choose your winning formation, make tactical substitutions, and even step into the locker room for some half-time motivation!

OFF-PITCH DRAMA
Handle volatile players and get their mind back in the game by monitoring their concerns, outbursts, and quirks. Keep the board off your back, navigate the hostile waters of the sporting press, and make sure the fans keep believing... while keeping a careful eye on the club’s finances!

GLOBAL FOOTBALL
Dive into realistic simulations of the world’s biggest leagues and cup competitions!

THE NEW STAR SOCCER EVOLUTION
Experience the newest instalment of the New Star series, whose pick-up-and-play sports titles have already been enjoyed by over 30 million players!
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Reviews

Eurogamer

No Recommendation / Blank
Eurogamer

The follow-up to New Star Soccer is better on Switch, but it's '15 more expensive.

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Nintendo Life

8 / 10
Nintendo Life

It's not at its absolute best on Switch, but New Star Manager still provides the deeply tactile Yang to Football Manager 2019 Touch's stat-heavy Ying. It plays a more intuitive and portable game of tactical footy than its illustrious rival, and it also packs a lot more depth than its basic presentation might suggest.

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FingerGuns

8 / 10
FingerGuns

Deeper than you may have been expecting, New Star Manager ticks the 'football management sim' boxes.

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Expansive

Buy
Ray Willmott

New Star Manager is the most satisfying football experience on Switch

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