Football Manager: how one immersive video game influenced the world of football
Football Manager (and Championship Manager before it) might be a video game, but it's influenced the world in a way few games have done so.
In this episode of the podcast, we caught up with Miles Jacobson from Sports Interactive to talk about this - as well as his route into the industry, the evolution of the game over the past two decades and his thoughts on the video game sector.
We also chatted with Iain Macintosh, a former football journalist who runs the Muddy Knees Media podcast network, to look at FM from the football industry side and answer the question: how has it affected the beautiful game?
You can check out the 30 Years of Play blog for more content about he past, present and future of the UK interactive entertainment industry at www.30yearsofplay.uk.