Out of the Park Baseball 18 available now
Today marks the official release of the PC management game Out of the Park Baseball 18. Among the new features added this year are a Challenge Mode and historical Negro League clubs. Those who missed out on the pre-order savings can still get the game at a discount as it's available for 10% off ($36) through March 31.Ā (more…)...
New basketball league BIG3 has video game potential
The new 3-on-3 league created by Ice Cube and operated entirely by the players themselves, BIG3, is only a few months away from its debut. Notable players involved include the likes of Allen Iverson, Chauncey Billups, Rashard Lewis, Kenyon Martin, Mike Bibby, Stephen Jackson, Isaiah Rider, Latrell Sprewell, and Charles Oakley while the games (which take place on Saturdays) will be broadcast by Fox Sports.Ā (more…)...
Update to Rocket League adds new Dropshot gameplay variant
Rocket League continues to churn out compelling content and the latest arrival is another spin on the game, known as Dropshot, which is available now in unranked playlists and for free.
Dropshot introducesĀ āDamageā as a statistic with the objective to break the floor and drop the ball in to score goals in a new hexagonal arena. The floor of the arena is separated into panels which are activated with one hit of the ball and then broken with the next.Ā (more…)...
The most intriguing teams for the stretch run using Start Today in NBA 2K17
Back at the beginning of the year there were various challenges that could be undertaken depending on team selection when utilizing the new Start Today feature for MyLeague in NBA 2K17. With the window on the regular season narrowed starting in the modeĀ now is more about establishing the final seeding and making a final push for and through the playoffs than potentially looking at a number of rebuild opportunities.
Battle for the #1 Seed
In the EastĀ the reigning champ Cavaliers and up-an...
Details on the latest patch for FIFA 17
Another patch went out for FIFA 17 earlier today. It's the fourth significant update for the game post-release, affecting primarily Ultimate Team but also addressing one gameplay issue. The patch did not add in the new MLS teams Atlanta and Minnesota and EA Sports has yet to comment on whether they'll make it to FIFA 17 at all.
Added ability to limit the number of times a player can win a weekday knockout tournament in FUT Champions
Added the ability to limit attribute ite...
Super Mega Baseball 2 delivers extensive customization options
For as good as Super Mega Baseball was when it released in late 2014 one area of the game that was lacking had to do with theĀ limited customization abilities. That has been addressed to say the least with the upcoming sequel as developer Metalhead Software has implemented the ability to design players (both appearance and abilities) and teams while creating leagues with seasons tailored to desiredĀ specifications in Super Mega Baseball 2.Ā (more…)...
The Line Drive for March 19
The Line Drive is a weekly collection of news, links, deal alerts, and updates that didnāt necessarily warrant their own postings.
ā¦Make sure to qualify for the MLB The Show 17 giveaway drawing this week!
ā¦Check out the highest rated players by position in MLB The Show 17.
ā¦Standard version of MLB The Show 17 can be pre-ordered for $48 w/Amazon Prime.
ā¦There are no more developer streams or blogs planned for MLB The Show 17.
ā¦The digitalĀ Out of the Park Baseball 18 Perfect Te...
Top rated players in MLB The Show 17
Mike Trout and Clayton Kershaw are rated 99 Overall in MLB The Show now for four years running. They're followed by Jose Altuve, Andrew Miller, Kenley Jansen, Josh Donaldson, and Kris Bryant in MLB The Show 17. Last season began with Miguel Cabrera and Bryce Harper ranked #3 and #4 respectively but they've slid down considerably from that point.
There are 32 players with 90+ rating in MLB The Show 17 and no team has more than 3 of them on their roster. Check out the piece on Sporting News...