10 hour trial for FIFA 17 now available through EA Access on Xbox One
FIFA 17 isÂ out now to download as a timed trial with EA Access on Xbox One. Subscribers to the service will get 10 hours of playtime after which the trial will expire. The timer is ticking down whenever the game is loaded regardless of whether it is being played, menus are being navigated through, or if there is any activity taking place at all. Because of that make sure to exit out and close the application from the Xbox One home screen when not in use.
The 10 hours are there to play wh...
Madden NFL 17 has its commentary update from the second week of the regular season
The sixth commentary update for Madden NFL 17 went out today with the broadcast team of Brandon Gaudin and Charles Davis reflecting on the events that took place and storylines that emerged from week twoÂ of the season. Madden will be receiving these real-world commentary updates regularly throughout the year which apply to Play Now and Online games. The duo will also be recording additional audio for modes like Franchise and Ultimate Team.
This week's commentary update is out in Madden...
Review of Forza Horizon 3
Those who've played the Forza Horizon series before will find familiarity with the new edition that releases laterÂ this month. Those who haven't will get to discover one of the best racing games ever made. Check out the Forza Horizon 3 review that went up today on Sporting News.
Forza Horizon 3 introduces some compelling new features to the franchise like online campaign co-op, the ability to create Festivals as well as various events and challenges, and Drone Mode to follow and capture ...
NBA 2K17’s all-time college rosters and why you probably don’t want to buy
2K Sports released the rosters with all-time greats from the 10 licensed universities in NBA 2K17 over the weekend. For $15 as a bundle, which is nearly 1/3 of the price buying the game through Amazon or Best Buy with their membership programs or a quarter of the full price, expectations would naturally be pretty high for what the downloadable content provides. Unfortunately it's something that even big fans of these programs are likely to find inadequate.
Full rosters of the 10 colleges ...
The Line Drive for September 18
The Line Drive is a weekly collection of news, links, deal alerts, and updates that didnâ€™t necessarily warrant their own postings.
â™¦Madden NFL 17 right now isÂ $20 off on Amazon - $40 for standard or $60 for Deluxe.
â™¦Check out screenshots of every team's Color Rush uniform from Madden NFL 17.
â™¦EA Sports went into detail on how Color Rush will play a role in Ultimate Team.
â™¦Reviews on Sporting News: Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 - NHL 17
â™¦Look for reviews this week of Forza Horizon...
College teams with all-time great rosters now available to buy in NBA 2K17
The all-time teams for the 10 licensed universities found in NBA 2K17 can now be purchased with a bundle containing the full set for $15 or separately for $2 each. Get the teams through the respective console stores or online for PS4 here and XB1 here.
The colleges inÂ 2K17 are Arizona, Georgetown, Georgia Tech, Illinois, Kansas, Louisville, Michigan State, Oklahoma, UConn, and Wake Forest. Included are their uniforms and stadiums but the teams can only be used in Play Now games.
Press Row Podcast: The Sports Gaming Storm of 2016
Now in the midst of the busiest time of the year in sports gaming, Bryan Wiedey and Rich Grisham reflect on recent releases and those right around the corner. With limited time what games rise to the top and which fall by the wayside? Between Madden NFL 17, PES 2017, NBA 2K17, NHL 17, FIFA 17, and several racers â€“ Forza Horizon 3, Nascar Heat Evolution, F1 2016 â€“ thereâ€™s no choice but for a game to be great in order to compete in the current marketplace.
Check out the podcast throug...
Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 Review
Though it has yet to build much traction in North America the Pro Evolution Soccer series has been on the rise in terms of quality and it stands to reason that once that becomes more widely recognized by consumers sales could very well follow. PES 2017 released earlier this week and it's a fantastic game with only a few drawbacks and is currently the highest rated sports game on Metacritic since 2013 having topped last year's edition.
The gameplay is unmatched now that issues with goalkee...