First patch out now for Madden NFL 17
While Madden NFL 17 launched relatively cleanly there was one significant bug which gave users the ability to tell whether the opposing offense was in a run or a pass play. That provided an edge against the CPU while severely affecting the online play experience.
The first patch for Madden NFL 17 went live today and it fixes that issue. Pulling up the play art will no longer provide an indication of whether the offense will be running or passing.
Other changes made include fixing a bug...
Tuning update adjusts fumble rate from strip attempts in Madden NFL 17
While the wait for the first Madden NFL 17 patch continues (it should be out very soon) one area where EA Sports received feedback has already been acted upon with a tuning update today.
Today's tuning update: A reduction in the effectiveness of the strip ball mechanic. Should be less fumbles. Let us know what you think.— Rex Dickson (@RexDEAFootball) August 29, 2016
The frequency of fumbles has been a topic of discussion ever since Madden went live through EA Access. Thoug...
Patch released for Casey Powell Lacrosse 16
One of the most pleasant surprises of the year came back in March with the release of Casey Powell Lacrosse 16. The game represents a solid introduction of the sportÂ for a new generation. It's another recent example of non-traditional sports games making their way back to relevance in the last few years due to the work of independent developers.
Today a significant patch was released to provide a number of improvements to the game.Â Additions in the update include a camera switch option ...
The Chemistry problem affecting high value cards in FIFA Ultimate Team will be patched
Last week what was long suspected by some was finally verified. Some of the most sought-after players in FIFA Ultimate Team were not playing up to their ratings given thatÂ the Chemistry boosts were not being applied to them. That meant lower rated and cheaper player cards couldÂ actually be better performers on the pitch.
With a mode that generates hundreds of millions each year for EA Sports that is obviously a massive issue and has called into question the integrity Ultimate Team. We d...
Three new fighters added to EA Sports UFC 2, but Brock Lesnar isn’t among them
A new patch went out for EA Sports UFC 2 today that added three more fighters to the roster. That makes it 12 total that have been added post-release to what was an already immense roster when it first came out in March. The fighterÂ most fans were hoping would make it in, with return of Brock Lesnar for his UFC 200 bout on July 9, unfortunately is not one of them.
Josh SammanÂ â€“ Menâ€™s Middleweight
88 Overall: 90 Stand-Up, 86 Clinch, 85 Ground
Best Attributes: Choke Submission, Take...
Rocket League’s latest update adds two new arenas and more
The update billed as the biggest yet for the incredibly popular Rocket League has just gone live on PS4, Xbox One, and PC. New to the game are two highly anticipated arenas plus new item types, trade-in system, and the start of a new competitive season. (more…)...
Two new fighters and Ultimate Team features added to EA Sports UFC 2
The latest patch for EA Sports UFC 2 released today and has introduced some new features to Ultimate Team mode, made a series of gameplay improvements, and taken the total number of fighters added to the roster post-release to nine.Â (more…)...
Details on the fifth patch for FIFA 16
EA Sports has released a fifth post-release update to FIFA 16 on Xbox One, PS4, PS3, 360, and PC. Unlike the last patch, which influenced gameplay fairly heavily, this one is relatively minor and primarily intended to improve matchmaking in Ultimate Team.
â™¦Matchmaking improvements to help players find each other quicker.
â™¦Matchmaking rematch issues in FUT Online Draft.
â™¦Enhanced ability to message players about issues and updates.
â™¦Fixed the compare feature on leaderboards.