November 18, 2017
Archives  News  Championship Manager 5 Delayed  


Tuesday, October 19, 2004
 
Championship Manager 5 Delayed
6:00 AM | Jean-Luc Dinsdale | Comment on this story

Further to the rumors circulating earlier this summer, British publishing giants Eidos officially announced on Monday that the PC version of the next addition to their extremely popular soccer management sim franchise has been delayed.

Originally slated for October, the release date for the PC version of Championship Manager 5 has been pushed back at least until the holiday season. In their press release, the troubled game company warned that the game's release may be delayed even further:

Eidos is continuing to work towards release of the PC version of the game shortly before Christmas, although this may extend into the New Year. As previously stated, the much-anticipated XBox and PS2 versions of Championship Manager 5 remain firmly on track for release in Spring 2005 and the online version will be available through subscription shortly after the PC game's release.
The struggling publishing behemoth also confirmed reports that Eidos' Board of Executives are continuing discussions in regards to the company's sale. No offers have yet been made for the publishers, although officials are "currently in the process of selecting a preferred counterparty."

While there's been no official word on a Mac port of the new title, hopeful fans can look to publishing mavens Feral Interactive, who have published the last three versions of the soccer sim.

Eidos: Championship Manager 05 Delayed
SI
Feral Interactive
CM4


Other Mac Games News for Tuesday, October 19, 2004

IMG Posts The Sims 2 First Look1:12 PM
Apple Speeds Up iBook, Slows Down Prices8:15 AM
Activison and Nielsen Test In-Game Advertising8:14 AM
Interview with Myst IV Producer8:14 AM
BF1942 Mod Desert Combat Final Released6:00 AM
• Championship Manager 5 Delayed6:00 AM
French Version Of MacMAME Updated6:00 AM
New Warcraft III Free Map6:00 AM
The Fool And His Money Rounding The Corner6:00 AM
The Sims 2 Moves To The Mac (updated)6:00 AM
 
View all of the Mac games news for Tuesday, October 19, 2004 on one page

Mac Games News for Monday, October 18, 2004

SwitchXS 1.6: Game Savvy Assistive Technology Released12:19 PM
Battlefield 1942: Secret Weapons To Ship October 25th10:17 AM
A Tale in the Desert II Q&A9:34 AM
8th Wonder of the World Discovered on the Mac8:24 AM
Gamesome Mac Talks with Indie Games Con Devs8:24 AM
New Return to Dark Castle Beta Available8:24 AM
World of Warcraft Halloween Contests Underway8:24 AM
 
View all of the Mac games news for Monday, October 18, 2004 on one page


Recent Mac Games News

Friday, October 15, 2004
Thursday, October 14, 2004
Wednesday, October 13, 2004
Tuesday, October 12, 2004
Monday, October 11, 2004


Search for other Mac games news stories or browse our Mac Games News Archive.



Archives  News  Championship Manager 5 Delayed