It’s not all down to you: managerial reaction to performance on #FM20 and ITRW

Du Malone writes: In a previous post ('Your performance on #FM20 isn't all down to you: irrational bias on Football Manager') I argued that there are stochastic factors built into match performance. If, for example, you play a match, then exit without saving, and the load up again and replay it, you're likely to find … Continue reading It’s not all down to you: managerial reaction to performance on #FM20 and ITRW

Bias in FM content creation: the case of agents

Du Malone writes: Earlier this season I published a post about what I call 360° club management. The idea is based on the perception, gained from blogs and podcasts, that there is a persistent bias in the notion of management as it is applied to FM. Bias in FM content The bias runs as follows: … Continue reading Bias in FM content creation: the case of agents

Your performance on #FM20 isn’t all down to you: irrational bias on Football Manager

Du Malone writes: In my early days on Football Manager, I was manged Stoke. The third season proved unexpectedly tough. By the end of the season, we were staring relegation in the face. In the closing minutes of the final fixture -- I think it might have been in stoppage time -- we needed to … Continue reading Your performance on #FM20 isn’t all down to you: irrational bias on Football Manager