MLB 15: The Show week 13 roster update
Thanks to the revamped Diamond Dynasty, the roster updates for MLB 15: The Show have been greatly improved upon compared to past years, incorporating consistent ratings changes to go along with player movement. With the All-Star break near, this week's update is undoubtedlyÂ the weakest of the entire season, but with a huge reevaluation of the entire league promised either next week or the following week, that's not totally unexpected.
The biggest movers up this week include Josh Collment...
The Line Drive for July 5
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€˘Taking a look at the impact free agents for NBA 2K16
Â Â Â â€˘NHL 94 won the best sports game of all-time tournament
Â Â Â â€˘Discussion on digital content being tied to pre-ordersÂ (Part One - Part Two)
Â Â Â â€˘How close to reality was the NBA 2K15 NBA Fi...
Press Row Podcast: Summer Gaming
It's a breezy, free-wheeling discussion between myself, Rich Grisham, and Kat Bailey on this week's Press Row Podcast. The three of us discuss what sports games define the summer,Â reminisceÂ about when July meant NCAA Football, and go into how onlineÂ leagues are impacting the length of time we play the games.
We look ahead to the upcoming Rocket League title hitting PlayStation 4 (for free!) next week, wonder if arcade sports games could make a comeback, contemplate what 3-on-3 overtime...
Amazon Prime members can buy Madden NFL 16 on Xbox One for $45 or PS4 for $50
Amazon recently began offering discounts on select upcoming video games to members of Amazon Prime. The initial group includedÂ next week's Rory McIlroy PGA Tour and this fall's Call of Duty: Black Ops IIIÂ for $50.
Madden NFL 16 is the latest game added to be added to the promotion. The Xbox One version is being offered for $45, while the PlayStation 4 version is $50. The games must be added to your cart and taken into the checkout page for the discounts to be applied. Free release day s...
Improvements to graphics for NBA Live 16
EA Sports today released additional details on the improvements that have been made to enhance the look ofÂ NBA Live 16. Those include an overhauled lighting system and color-correction, introduction of more player personality and emotion, and the scanning of not just player faces but environments, jerseys, and accessories.Â (more…)...
No Touch Dribbling introduced for FIFA 16
EA Sports has released a new video accompanied by details on the new "No Touch Dribbling" control system for FIFA 16. The idea is to allow for players to create space by separating from the ball. Players will be able to perform various skill moves, feints, or change direction without actually contacting the ball. (more…)...