Latest FIFA 17 video takes a look at the Active Intelligence System
EA Sports has released the third in a four-part series of videos going into different aspects of improvements that have been made for FIFA 17. In this edition, which focuses on cover athlete candidate Marco Reus, it's the Active Intelligence System that's is taken a closer look at. "This brand new gameplay mechanic introduces constant spatial analysis, increases activity off the ball, and changes the way players move, read, and react."
Miniature NES to release in November with 30 games built-in
Big news has been made today with the announcement of theÂ Nintendo Classic Edition, a mini-version of the original NES that will release on November 11 for $60. There are 30 great games built into the system, it'll come with a controllerÂ (extra controllers are $10), and will utilize HDMI with a cable also included. Check out the full list of games:Â (more…)...
FIFA 17 video shows off new options in attack
The latest video for FIFA 17 focuses on the new attacking techniquesÂ that will lead to more opportunities for creating scoring chances. They include driven finishes, downwards headers, driven goal kicks, and threaded through passes.
A new shot mechanic lets players keep the ball low in any situation - finesse, volley, or when simply slotting it home.
Greater control in direction allows players to head th...
All the gameplay improvements for NHL 17
EA Sports has revealed expanded details on all the improvements that have been made to gameplay with NHL 17 and they're accompanied by a trailer that hits on many of the big points. "Own Every Zone with more end-to-end control with authentic goalies featuring positional awareness and Reactionary Save Intelligence, all-new Net Battles for offensive and defensive zone play, and dozens of thrilling new goal celebrations that capture the excitement of scoring the biggest goals on game night."Â ...
The best of Amazon Prime Day 2016
Last year Amazon hyped the first ever "Prime Day" as a huge event that would feature the most deals ever. While that may have been true in terms of how many items were discounted, the vast majority were unappealing, and it was deemed as a huge disappointment. Today is the second Prime Day and so far it's offering a much better slate of deals.
For those who don't have Amazon Prime, you can sign up for a free trial (Try Amazon Prime 30-Day Free Trial) in order to qualify for all the deals p...
More features detailed for Pro Evolution Soccer 2017
Back in May publisher Konami revealed the first set of gameplay related improvements to look forward to with PES 2017. Now they've provided a more complete list of featuresÂ for theÂ game. One promise of note is forÂ weekly roster updates. That's important coming off a year where once again post-release support was unacceptable with the most glaring issue the 11 weeks it took to get a simple roster update out for the game.Â (more…)...
A look at the rewrite to set pieces in FIFA 17
Some of the biggest gameplay improvements for FIFA 17 relate to set pieces and that's the focus of the latest video from EA Sports. Included this year are user-controlled throw-ins and fakes, free runs at penalty kicks and free kicks, and a targeting system on free and corner kicks.
FIFA 17 global cover star goes up for vote
Lionel Messi was featured on the cover of the FIFA series four straight years beginning in 2012. For FIFA 17 his position as the global cover star is being replaced and fans will get to choose which of the four candidates get the honor. The winner will be joined another one or two players that'll be dependent on the nation or region.
The voting is now open and runs through July 19. The options are James RodrĂguez (Colombia/Real Madrid), Eden Hazard (Belgium/Chelsea), Anthony Martial (Fra...