Editors Liked

  • Flexibility on how much commitment you need
  • More comprehensive scouting and reports
  • Deep match-day experience
  • More management options
  • Classic mode is like an extra game, perfect for faster play
  • New interface is much better
  • New online options make things much simpler to set up
  • Classics and Challenge mode are excellent additions
  • The online mode is better than ever
  • Career mode has also had some useful, if less obvious tweaks
  • Now integrated with Steam

Editors Didn't Like

  • Lots and lots of meetings
  • Still has a learning curve
  • Challenges lack punch
  • Very occasional glitches in the 3D match engine
  • Some bugs cropping up with transfers
  • It doesn't feel like there are enough challenges