As it’s now a tradition, the start of October will brings a new chapter of the Franchise Hockey Manager game. FHM 4 will be released on October 6, but you can get your hands on the game four days early and enjoy a 10% discount if you pre-order the game for $35.99. Please note that it’s not possible to pre-order the game through Steam. For PC through Steam, FHM 4 will have a 10% discount at launch.
Franchise Hockey Manager 4
Like last year, FHM 4 will have an NHL license and will a number of new features. You will be able to guide the Vegas Golden Knights through their first season and enjoy updated ’17-18 NHL rosters.
New features include the new Historical Challenge mode, where you can try one of FHM 4’s 30 new historical challenges (one per NHL team) and see if you can repeat and improve such successes as Montreal’s 1950s dynasty, Philadelphia’s 1970s expansion wins and Vancouver’s wild ride to the 1982 Stanley Cup Final. You can also focus on more recent events like trying to win the Stanley Cup with the expansion Minnesota Wild in the first year of the 2000s.
FHM 4 will also feature the European Champions League and more international competitions. A total of 24 leagues will be playable. This includes but is not limited to the American Hockey League, the CHL junior league umbrella, the Russian KHL and multiple levels in Finland, Sweden, and Russia.
Sports Gamers Online reviewed Franchise Hockey Manager 3 last year. Stay tuned on SGO for more FHM content.