The Line Drive for April 22

Posted April 22nd, 2012 at 10:15 am

The Line Drive is a weekly collection of news, links, and updates that didn’t necessarily warrant their own postings.

•Make sure to get any last entries in for the UEFA EURO 2012 giveaway!
•EA plans to turn all their brands into “online universes”.
•Over two months later and a patch for UFC Undisputed 3 is still not complete.
•2K Sports will have a show on Spike covering the 8 person MLB 2K12 $1 million tournament.
•EA Sports has been revealing the DLC characters for SSX through images.
•Check out the Steelers throwbacks for this season.

Side-blogs on Google Plus tackling industry topics – add to a circle and +1 while there! Also results of any ‘quick polls’ held on Twitter and Facebook.

•On EA not having contracts in place with entrants in the Madden 13 cover tournament.
•On the official sales results from March.

News and content that may have been missed from the last week around the site.

•DVD/Blu-ray for This Week. Headlined by Contraband and The Innkeepers.
•New Dark Knight Rises Trailer Coming. Attached to The Avengers.
•The Latest on Arrested Development. All 10 episodes will release at once.
•Trailer for Magic Mike. Directed by Steven Soderbergh starring Channing Tatum.
•IKEA entering the TV market. Will sell fully integrated furniture sets.
•Deal today on Life/Planet Earth combo. Over half off – $55 Blu-ray and $46 DVD.