Summary: Literally cannot put this game away. Best of the best. More modern manager games have moved away from the format of the old championship manager games since the split of eidos and sport interactive (marriage made in heaven broken up by greed, so sad).
Summary: It's 2011 and I am still waiting for another good football managing game as engrossing as this one. Hours, Days, Weeks, Months would fly by as I played this enthralling game. It seems that more modern managing games don't give you the freedom to manage like this one did.
Summary: Just seeing the box design fills me with a warm nostalgic glow. This game, the first showcasing the new interface, really captured a whole new generation of Champ Man addicts. I first played on the CM2 96/97 Italian Leagues as a bright eyed 12 year old unaware of the effect this game would have on...
Excerpt: Championship Manager 3 was hailed as a breakthrough in the world of virtual football management. The game was released three years after the hugely popular CM2 and, after months of delays to ensure the game was properly fine-tuned, the game was released around March 1998.
Excerpt: Championship Manager 3 Game: Have you ever wanted to take control of Manchester United or Arsenal or perhaps even Barnsley or Fulham? Well this game is your chance to make it big as a premiership manager. You have to make all the decisions as a manger of a football club.
Summary: I wanted to buy a good football management game, I had heard that the championship manager series was very good, this was an understatement. The game ... provided me with hours of fun. It may take some time to get used to how to do everything possible that the game provides.
Excerpt: Do you love football? Do you wanna be the manager of your team? If the answer is no, then why are you reading this review, because this is the best football managment game ever made-and thats it, its a footy managment game, nothin more.
Excerpt: Firstly I am sorry for putting this opinion in this category when I am actually going to talk about Championship manager 00/01, for some strange reason I cannot write an opinion about it in the championship manager 00/01 part but now that I have explained myself....