Review of MLB The Show 16
There are always few surprises with MLB The Show. Consumers can trust they're going to get terrific gameplay and visuals with consistent offline modes and commentary that have arguably started to fall behind the times.
Last year though Diamond Dynasty rose up to become a favorite of many and even pulled off an upset win for the Community Award ofÂ Best Team-Building Mode. That coincided with the first satisfactory online experience in series' history. Diamond Dynasty received the most upg...
The basketball mode for Rocket League will be arriving soon
Earlier this month Psyonix announced a basketball mode was in the works for Rocket League but didn't offer any clarification for when it would release outside of "later this year." Now the developer has revealed that the new mode called Dunk House will be free and available to all with the game on PS4/XB1/PC in April. Based on their past announcement-to-delivery time frames it could be just a week or two away now.
Rocket League was built off soccer fundamentals with cars taking the pl...
MLB The Show 16 Diamond Dynasty Videos
The servers for MLB The Show 16 were not activated until the game released. With online-related features now accessible I'll be going through them over the next couple days. Diamond Dynasty this year has new types of cards, the ability to play against friends, daily Inside Edge ratings adjustments, and two completely new ways to play.
Check out the videos recorded so far from Diamond Dynasty, with the first 25 man roster draft and game in Battle Royale, first game played in Conquest, the ...
NHL 16 added to the EA Access Vault
The second EA SportsÂ game released in 2015Â has reached the Vault in EA Access. Madden NFL 16Â was added last month and now NHL 16 joins it and all other games from the publisher to have come outÂ earlier this generation.
EA Access is currently exclusive to Xbox One with Sony declining to offer the service on PS4. For $30 a year or $5 month-to-month, members get unlimited access to the back library of EA games on the console which in addition to Madden 16 now includes 2014â€™s sports tit...
The new legends in MLB The Show 16
MLB The Show 16 will have a total of 30 new legends in addition to the 30 that debuted in the series last year. Only 25 of the new ones are available at launch however, with the remaining playersÂ being held in secret until unspecified dates in the future.
Here's a look at those 25 new legends, their ratings, age, and contract demands for Franchise purposes. Cards for the legends will also be available within Diamond Dynasty.Â (more…)...
The Line Drive for March 27
The Line Drive is a weekly collection of news, links, deal alerts, and updates that didnâ€™t necessarily warrant their own postings.
â™¦MLB The Show 16 can still be ordered at a 20% discount by Amazon Prime members.
â™¦EA Sports UFC 2 on sale for Amazon Prime members now $42 standard and $52 Deluxe.
â™¦A look at the six classic stadiums that have returned with MLB The Show 16.
â™¦Make sure to subscribe to the Hit The Pass Youtube for the latest MLB The Show 16 vids.
â™¦Over on Twitter I'v...
Both editions of EA Sports UFC 2 already available at a big discount
Though it hasn't even been out for two weeks multiple retailers have already held promotions in which they've dropped the price of EA Sports UFC 2 considerably. Last weekend Best Buy offered the standard edition of the game for $40. Amazon is now matching that same deal and also have the Deluxe Edition for $50. Both are exclusive to Amazon Prime members.
These deals represent $20 off the regular price for both editions of the game and are available only for a limited time. Best Buy also n...
MLB Manager 2016 out now for mobile devices
The mobile version of Out of the Park Baseball has arrived for this year just in time for the start of the season! MLB Manager 2016 is now available to download for both iOS through iTunesÂ and Android from Google Play. The game has an upfront priceÂ of $5 rather than going with the free-to-play model, however historical seasons are offered for an additional cost.
MLB Manager 2016 features rosters updated for the new season, the same simulation engine found in the Out of the Park Baseball...