Press Row Podcast: Around the Horn
With Washington set to face Alabama in the College Football Playoff, Press Row Podcast host Bryan Wiedey is looking forward to a month of jousting with now-enemy Rich Grisham. After opening with some college football talk the two transition to an in-depth discussion on the just completed â€˜Madden Classicâ€™ eSports event.Â Topics broached later in the episodeÂ include how Golf Club VR and NBA 2KVR have been received, the shaky debut of NBA 2K17â€™s Park After Dark feature, MLB The Show 17â€...
The Line Drive for December 4
The Line Drive is a weekly collection of news, links, deal alerts, and updates that didnâ€™t necessarily warrant their own postings.
â™¦EA in a rough spot as theÂ Madden Classic Final turned on a play where the QB glitched.
â™¦MLB The Show 17 will let gamers play like it's the '90s againÂ in new Retro Mode.
â™¦NCAA Football 14 correctly predicted the three big conf. championship games.
â™¦A brand new episode of the Press Row PodcastÂ just went live earlierÂ today.
â™¦Pre-orders for MLB Th...
First trailer for MLB The Show 17 reveals new Retro Mode
Today at the PlayStation Experience press briefing developer Sony San Diego unveiled the first trailer for MLB The Show 17. When Ken Griffey Jr. was announced as the cover athlete many wondered if there would be more to it than just his inclusion in Diamond Dynasty and as a free agent in Franchise as has been the case with other legends. They have in fact tapped into the past beyond just that with the introduction of a Retro Mode.
Madden NFL 17 roster update details out of week 12 of the season
After taking a week off the regular schedule of roster updates for Madden NFL 17 return with the release of one today covering the week 11 and 12 stretch of games. The big news is the end of the season for 99 rated cover athlete Rob Gronkowski who will undergo back surgery as the curse has struck again. That injury however won't be reflected until next week.
Notable players on the move in this updateÂ include Khalil Mack (+2 to 96), Earl Thomas (+2 to 95), Kam Chancellor (+2 to 94),Â Greg...
Mobile companion app finally available for Madden NFL 17
After a three month wait the companion app for Madden NFL 17 has finally released for mobile devices. It can be downloaded for Android through Google Play and for iOS through iTunes. While EA Sports didn't offer a website for Online Franchise this year the app is intended to take its place. Unfortunately however it offers very little functionality besides the ability to view schedules and for commissioners to advance weeks.Â (more…)...
Next update for Rocket League will include free arena set in space
Rocket League continues to evolve through its extensive post-release content releases and today developer Psyonix announced more details on the next update with a trailer reveal at The Game Awards. The new content will be out on December 7 and besides the previously announced training mode will include a free new arena set in space, a DLC vehicle that will be sold for $2, and the ability to set arena preferences for playlists.
NCAA Football 14 projects the College Football Playoff final four
There has already been a great deal of debate over which teams should be included in this yearâ€™s College Football Playoff. Alabama is a lock at #1 but after that a bunch of teams could make a claim for having earned a spot in the tournament.
Right now itâ€™s Ohio State, Clemson, and Washington filling out the bracket. However the results from this weekendâ€™s Conference Championship games will largely determine the final placement of teams that will have a shot at the championship.
November roster update details for NBA 2K17
The latest roster update for NBA 2K17 has brought to a close evaluations based on the first month of the season. LeBron James remains the highest rated player in the game however for the second time this season the player immediately trailing him has changed. Earlier in the month Kawhi Leonard passed by Stephen Curry to hold that honor. Now Leonard has dropped back a point to 94 while former teammates Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant have gone up a point to 95 to share standing as the seco...