The FAQ may change until things are officially announced. Last revision 11/08/17.
Q: When is the game going to be released?
A: This year. First on Steam (PC) Early Access, then Android and iOS. Console versions will follow. We got some good news for Gamescom in August.
Q: Can I play online with my friends?
A: Yes! That’s the big thing in Sociable Soccer.
Q: Will there be a career mode?
A: There won’t be a SWOS style career mode in Sociable Soccer, the original took three years to develop and we don’t want you to wait that long to play this game.
Q: I’m sad about the fact there’s no career mode, how do I carry on?
A: We will be giving you a huge, addictive game with its core focus on gameplay that can be enjoyed in three different ways. Local multiplayer against your friends, hundreds of international competitions against the AI and endless online league matches representing the club and country you love in our Online Career Mode. On top of that you’ll have Custom Teams and VR mode if you ever feel like you want to ‘Play like a God’.
Q: Will you do something to improve the goalkeepers / physics / camera / animations?
A: Yes. Everything you see is work in progress.
Q: What system is the game running on in this video?
A: Windows 10 laptop from 2013 with Geforce 740M, at 1920x1080p resolution at 60 frames per second, played with two Xbox 360 controllers for Windows.
Q: What platforms will be supported?
A: Final platforms are yet to be decided, but we’re currently looking at PC, iOS and Android first, and PS4 and Xbox One a bit later.
Q: What controllers are supported?
A: Most standard controllers on all platforms, and optional mouse and keyboard on the PC. We also managed to come up with a nice touch based control scheme for mobile devices.
Q: Will there be cross-platform multiplayer?
A: Between PC, Android and IOS it already works. It’s now up to the platform holders to allow it.
Q: Do you have licensed team X in the game?
A: No, we’re just doing something similar to what other unlicensed soccer games do.
Q: Can you edit things within the game?
A: Yes, at first stage player names and club name editing and later: Football Kit & Badge Editor.
Q: Can I just play in 2D like the old game?
A: Yes, the angled views are completely optional. You can still play it old school from the non-distorted, top down angle.
Q: Can you get rid of the streak on the ball?
A: You can toggle it on or off in the settings menu. 🙂
Q: This looks great, but I loved Sensible Soccer… can you make Sensible Soccer instead?
A: No, but you can buy Sensible Soccer for PC on Good old Games and play it while you wait.
Q: How much will the game cost?
A: An arm and a leg, but please state which hand is your preference so that you’ll still be able to play the game after purchasing.
Q: Will you support the Amiga?
A: We love the Amiga! We use the Unity engine, though, so we can only ship to platforms that it targets.
Q: Can I send you money to make this happen faster?
A: You can always send us money, but we’re already doing this as fast as we can. 🙂