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13th September 2013

Release date announced | What’s new in FM14 – Tech video blog

We’re delighted to announce that Football Manager 2014 for PC, Mac and Linux will be released at 00.01 (GMT) on Thursday 31st October. If you can’t wait until then, make sure you pre-order from one of the digital or physical retailers listed on to get the Beta version approximately 2 weeks before release.

In the lead up to the release of FM14, we want to showcase some of the new technological advances in the new game. These are designed to make the management experience more engaging, fun and immersive.

Watch the video blog now:

If you've missed any of our previous FM14 video blogs on News, User Interface and Match Day, you can watch them all at

As with last year’s release, fans who pre-order their copy of FM14 from a participating retailer (high street or digital download) will enjoy early access to a fully-playable Beta version of the game, available roughly two weeks prior to the official release date. Careers started in this Beta version will continue in the full game. A list of retailers participating in this pre-order promotion can be found at

And keep up to date with the daily feature teases by following both @FootballManager and @MilesSI accounts on Twitter.