Popularity of EA Sports games gauged through E3 trailer views
EA Sports rolled out new trailers for their upcoming games at E3. What kind of traction have they had on Youtube and is there anything to be gleaned from view numbers?Â What probably stands out the most is how Madden really isn't drawing at a rate that would be representative of its sales numbers - something that seems to be a trend over recent years.Â (more…)...
Breaking down some of the Madden NFL 16 footage out of E3
Though limited, there was enough footage out of E3 to start and evaluate how Madden NFL 16 is shaping up. I've gone through one of the videos and pulled out the relevant segments to identify what's new, what looks good, and what maybe still needs some work.Â (more…)...
MLB 15: The Show week 11 roster update
The latest roster update for MLB 15: The Show went out this morning! Two more highly touted prospects recently made their Major League debuts and have been added to the game. Byron Buxton has been given a 70 Overall Rating and 'A' Potential. SCEA has for some reason however placed him in AAA rather than on the Twins. Rated even higher is the Indians' Francisco Lindor who starts at 76 Overall with 'A' Potential.
In terms of ratings movement the big winners were Josh Donaldson (+3 to 93), M...
The Line Drive for June 21
The Line Drive is a weekly collection of news, links, deal alerts, and updates that didnâ€™t necessarily warrant their own postings.
â™¦Check out articles written and videos recorded for Sporting News and Hit The Pass:
Â Â Â â€˘Madden NFL 16 takes on fantasy football spin with new mode
Â Â Â â€˘E3 News round-up w/ trailers, feature announcements, and screenshots
Â Â Â â€˘The (sad) saga of Joe Montana Football
Â Â Â â€˘Madden NFL 16 E3 evaluation
Â Â Â â€˘Rory McIlroy PGA Tour E...
Press Row Podcast: E3 2015 Wrap-Up
This week's Press Row PodcastÂ brings together all the audio out of the videos produced this past weekÂ over atÂ Hit The Pass - discussion on the games that appeared at the E3 press briefings plus Joe Montana Football 16 - but before getting to all that Rich speaks with Kat Bailey about her hands-on impressions from the show floor which includes thoughts on Madden NFL 16, NHL 16, FIFA 16, and Pro Evolution Soccer 2016.
Check out the podcast through iTunes for iOSÂ andÂ theÂ Stitcher app f...
E3 video collection for NBA Live 16
Based on the E3 presser it's clear that, if NBA Live is going down, they're going to do so swinging. Not only did EA Sports take shots at their 2K rival but the features announced - a face scanning app and a yet to be revealed multiplayer online mode - are an attempt to attack the competition's weaknesses.
Ultimately though no one is going to put much stock into what they say, but rather what is shown. There wasn't much in the way of footage to come out of E3 but there are a few videos at...