“I try to avoid having thoughts. They lead to other thoughts, and—if you’re not careful—those lead to actions. Actions make you tired. I have this on rather good authority from someone who once read it in a book.”

Moderator history:

Football Manager 2013: 23/10/2012 - 20/11/2013

Football Lounge: 19/03/2013 - 03/05/2014

Section: Sports/Simulation [PC]: 19/03/2013 - 03/05/2014

Doctor Who: 08/07/2013 - 03/05/2014

TV Shows: 01/11/2013 - 30/11/2013 (Temp)

Football (Soccer): 03/12/2013 - 20/01/2016

Section: Xbox One [Sports]: 17/02/2014 - 03/05/2014

Category: PC Games: 03/05/2014 - 20/01/2016


Sport (Manchester United and the Denver Broncos)

TV (The Wire - greatest TV show ever made, Farscape, Doctor Who, Sherlock, Game Of Thrones, Luther, Breaking Bad, Mad Men, Red Dwarf, Firefly, Battlestar Galactica, Peep Show, Always Sunny In Philadelphia),

Gaming (Football Manager, Mass Effect Trilogy, Portal, Morrowind, Skyrim, Batman Arkham Asylum, Age of Empires, Crusader Kings 2, Just Cause)

Whisky (Laphroaig, Ardbeg, Bruichladdich and Lagavulin)

Tattoos (Have 6 now but I plan on getting more)

Music (Bowie, Electric President, The Walkmen, Modest Mouse, Radical Face, The Flaming Lips, Johnny Cash, Muse, Iron Maiden and so on)


Game Identities

Platforms Owned
Recent ActivityView More
IcarusAbides added Age of Empires II HD Edition (PC) to his own list
IcarusAbides started a discussion titled "2038 World Cup: Les Bleus" in Football Manager 2016
IcarusAbides started a discussion titled "Euro 2036: La Roja" in Football Manager 2016
IcarusAbides started a discussion titled "Around the Save in Twenty Years" in Football Manager 2016
IcarusAbides started a discussion titled "Tactical Reasoning: The Vatt'ghern" in Football Manager 2016
IcarusAbides reached level 37 on neoforums - "True Addiction" with 17500 posts

Matt Newbould

  • Yorkshire England UK
  • Joined May 23, 2005
  • Male
  • private
  • Log in to email this user
  • "I am what the universe made me to be, my dear."
Site Positions
  • Beta Tester


  • Profile views 32,394
  • Number of logins 3,907
  • Forum Posts 17,687
  • Neopoints 144