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Considering how offended Doug Baldwin gets by being called average, one has to wonder how he'd react to Madden NFL 15's evaluation of the Seahawks wide receivers. They rate out one spot from the bottom of the league, even behind a team like the Chiefs that went a whole season without a receiver catching a single touchdown! Maybe they shouldn't be higher, but there's a number of teams then that are slightly or significantly overrated at the position.
Russell Wilson had the worst game of hi...
Three Sports Games Finish in Top Ten Sales for 2014
With NPD reports in for December the entirety of 2014 can be analyzed and three sports games finished in the top ten of sales for the year. The three in question are regulars when rounding up the best-sellers annually.
Madden NFL 15 finished as the second biggest seller in 2014. Only Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare was able to top it. NBA 2K15 finished the yearÂ in seventh place and FIFA 15 came through in ninth place.
It's important to note thatÂ NPD only covers North America. NBA 2K a...
Final Set of 2014 Community Award Winners
After a few weeks of collecting votes â€“ the total of which exceeded 31K â€“ itâ€™s time to announce the remaining winners of the 2014 Pastapadre Community Choice Awards. Make sure to check out the earlier results for the first six categories here. Continue on to see what has won Best New Feature, Most Disappointing Game, Best Mobile Game, Best New or Non-Yearly Sports Game, and Best Sports Game of 2014! (more…)...
Three New Articles on Sporting News
I'll be contributing articles regularly going forward to Sporting News and the first three went up this week. The idea is to write there for a more general audience - many of the themes and practically all of the pertinent information having already being covered here but presentedÂ in a different manner - and tie it in more with relevancy in the sports world.
One article is on Super Mega Baseball which beat the odds not just in becoming a fantastic game but in even getting off the ground...
First Set of 2014 Community Awards Winners
After a few weeks of collecting votes â€“ the total of which exceeded 31K â€“ itâ€™s time to announce the winners of the 2014 Pastapadre Community Choice Awards. In this half of the reveal the categories being examined are Best Gameplay, Best Franchise, Best Career, Best Presentation, Best Online, and Best Post-Release Support.Â (more…)...
Recapping the Pastapadre Community Awards Nominations; Winners Announced Soon
All the categories for the sixth annual Pastapadre Community Awards are now open for voting. Results will be announced on Friday or Monday.Â Make sure to cast your vote if you haven't already in each of the 11 categories!
NBA 2K15 leads the way in number of nominations (6). It's followed by FIFA 15, Madden NFL 15, and MLB 14: The Show (4), The Golf Club and EA Sports UFC (3), and Pro Evolution Soccer 2015 and Super Mega Baseball (2).
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