PS4 Launch Day Stream Featuring Madden NFL 25, FIFA 14, and NBA 2K14
The PS4 is here and so are three high profile sports games! Follow the Pastapadre Twitch account for the live streaming and watch through the web, on mobile with the PS4 app, or from the PS4 itself. The video is embedded in this post as well! For full details on the plans of day check out the earlier article but the current schedule is below.
â™¦1PT/4ET (ISH): Streaming Madden NFL 25
â™¦3PT/6ET: Streaming NBA 2K14
â™¦645PT/945PT: Streaming FIFA 14
â™¦8PT/11ET: Live Press Row Hangout
First NBA Live 14 Gameplay Footage
While EA Sports has attempted to keep consumers from seeing NBA Live 14 in action a few copies have leaked their way out early and users have begun to stream it through the PlayStation 4's built-in capability.
Needless to say the gameplay looks rough and the visuals are disappointing but the presentation outside of the commentary looks to be very promising. Continue on to check out the two streams that have been archived so far and leave any observations in the comments!Â (more…)...
PS4 Launch Day Coverage Plans
Next-gen has arrived! The highly anticipated release of the PlayStation 4 is here and there will be tons of coverage on the three launch day sports games beginning Friday morning. Directly captured HD gameplay videos and complete impressions will follow but the first day will primarily be about just playing the games and streaming them for all to examine and enjoy.
The times below are subject to change but the plan as of now:
â™¦11PT/2ET: Streaming Madden NFL 25
â™¦2PT/5ET: Streaming ...
Next-Gen Madden NFL 25 Streamed Footage
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Eligible titles include Madden NFL 25, FIF...