Ultimate Team Continues to Demonstrate Growth in EA Sports Titles
Electronic Arts released fourth quarter 2015 earnings yesterday - a strong quarter that has pushed the company's stock near its all-time high set in 2005 - and the primary theme was digital revenue from extra content and live services driving the success.Â (more…)...
Tony Hawk Pro Skater 5 Announced
Hinted to beÂ coming for quite some time Tony Hawk Pro Skater 5 was made official today. The Tony Hawk series was extremely popular and well-regarded over a stretch of time with the 'Pro Skater' and 'Underground' titles but since 2004 it has been completely mishandled. The idea to release a game tied to an expensive skateboard peripheral in 2009, riding off the music-game craze at the time, was a special kind of disaster.
Now though the series is said to be "going back to its roots". Game...
MLB 15: The Show Week Four Roster Update
The fourth in-season roster update for MLB 15: The Show went out today. It includes seven rookies who made their first appearance in the majors over the last week - though none are quite as heralded as those added in the previous updates. Some ratings changes have also been made with Hanley Ramirez benefiting the most rising 6 points to 91 Overall.Â (more…)...
Madden NFL 16 Cover Vote Limited to Just Four Players
EA Sports is holding a cover vote for Madden NFL 16 but this year the process has been scaled back significantly. DwindlingÂ returns and fan interest in the processÂ called for them to either scrap it altogether or make a big change and they've done just that.Â (more…)...
The Line Drive for May 3
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 this weekâ€™s articles written for Sporting News:
Â Â Â â€˘NFL Draft selections make their way into Madden NFL 15
Â Â Â â€˘MLB 15: The Show will let you play BAL-CWSÂ with no crowd
Â Â Â â€˘Jameis Winston added to Madden NFL 15Â as free MUT card
â™¦Recorded video of anÂ Orioles vs White Sox inningÂ in MLB 15: The Show with no crowd.
Press Row Podcast: Belief and Hype
The latest Press Row PodcastÂ features guests Ryan Lewis and Cicero Holmes. I had the week off from recording a show. Topics include their gaming preferences, opinions on the sports gaming landscape, and the mystery around Joe Montana Football 16.
Check out the podcast through iTunes for iOSÂ andÂ theÂ Stitcher app for AndroidÂ â€“Â subscribe while there to help support the show! You can also listen with the streaming player below.