Football Drama

In Football Drama, you’re Rocco Galliano, the existentially troubled manager of a struggling football team. Train players, survive the drama, choose your own narrative, and play turn-based football matches via hard choices and special cards. If you avoid the axe you could win the championship, understand what is football, retire at the French Riviera, end up in jail, or who knows what else! Football Drama is a narrative game with choices, that generates cards and power to be used in fast turn-based matches as part of a football championship. In match controls allow to always pick between safe and risky choices, balancing team conditions.


Studio: Open Lab / @ppolsinelli
Country of origin: Italy
Genre: Adventure
Single Player only
Release: 09/18/2019
Platforms: Desktop Computer (Windows), Desktop Computer (OS X), Mobile Phone (iOS), Mobile Phone (Android), Tablet (iOS), Tablet (Android)

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Meet the Makers:

“Open Lab is a company established in 2001 that today develops both applied (educational) and indie games, with a strong narrative component. The current company form is the result of two successful spin-offs, first a company specialized in software for minoritarian languages in 2014, and a second spin-off in 2019 creating a company specialized in project management software. The original company today is a team of 5 people, and Pietro Polsinelli is its director. The main aim of Open Lab today is creating innovative, transformative games.”

This game is part of the Ludicious Special Selection #gamesWithWords