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OPZ Beam skin for FM13

A popular dark skin in previous year by OPZ. This is version 5 for use in Football Manager 2013.

By on Nov 03, 2012   Nov 17, 2012   108252 views   5 comments
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Downloads: 30017 / Size: 15.7 MB / Added: 2012-11-03
FM 2013 Skins - OPZ Beam skin for FM13
A dark skin with glossy elements and overall good use of colors for Football Manager 2013 made by OPZ.

It's a popular skin in previous years and OPZ is continuing the tradition with this new version 5.

Updated: 17 November 2012 - v5.1
Released: 2 November 2012 - v5.0

This skin has a hack for player profile picture. If you don't like it, you can get rid of the hack by deleting the following XML files inside the skin's folder:
  • player profile personal details
  • player profile
  • player comparison
  • non player profile


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Installation instructions

Step 1

Download the skin and extract the file (using either 7-Zip for Windows or The Unarchiver for Mac).

Step 2

Move the folders you extracted into your skins folder:

Win Vista/7/8: C:\Users\<username>\Documents\Sports Interactive\Football Manager 2013\skins
Win XP: C:\Documents and Settings\<username>\My Documents\Sports Interactive\Football Manager 2013\skins
Mac OS X: /Users/<username>/Documents/Sports Interactive/Football Manager 2013/skins

Create the folder "skins" if it doesn't exist.

Step 3

Start the game and go to Preferences screen and Interface tab.
You should see "OPZ Beam 5" as option in the skin drop down of the Overview box.
Hit the Confirm button.

Please note this skin is provided as is. It has nothing to do with Sports Interactive or SEGA and won't be supported by them.


This skin was created by OPZ from

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Downloads: 30017 / Size: 15.7 MB / Added: 2012-11-03
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Discussion: OPZ Beam skin for FM13

5 comments have been posted so far.

  • Justice's avatar
    @milkyreno, there are detailed instructions above :)
  • milkyreyno's avatar
    what to do if i have downloaded football manager via steam then? or will it not work and if not where can i get the skins from via steam

  • niklas1992's avatar
    Where have you downloaded this facepack with these pictures? Looks amazing!
  • Raptorex's avatar
    Look's good
  • Rafe83's avatar
    Hey hi! That's an excellent skin! I love it! Oh btw, I saw the pictures in your game. Been trying to find a suitable facepack and yours looks great! Do you mind sharing with me where to get your version? Many thanks!
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