The Line Drive for February 23

Posted February 23rd, 2014 at 11:30 am


The Line Drive is a weekly collection of news, links, deal alerts, and updates that didn’t necessarily warrant their own postings.

♦Amazon has 12 months of Xbox Live Gold for $40 card or instant code.
♦EA Sports is holding a testing session for UFC in Burnaby 0n 2/27.
♦New developer blog goes over sound design for The Golf Club.
♦New tutorial video for The Golf Club demonstrates hole creation.
♦New tutorial video for The Golf Club demonstrates raising of terrain and tees.
♦Check out the latest EA Sports UFC screenshots in the FB album.
♦New patch for FIFA 14 fixes FUT disconnect results – out now for PS4, soon XB1.
♦The picture used for Pelé in FIFA 14 Ultimate Team Legends is from him in a bathtub.
♦Road America Track add-on is available for free now for Forza 5.
♦The dunk Harrison Barnes failed to do at the dunk contest is now in NBA 2K14.
♦Roster update released for NBA 2K14 covering the trade deadline deals.
♦The NBA is standing behind EA Sports which is predictable considering their contract.
♦The latest Press Row Podcast has discussion on topics related to the games this spring.
♦Some early concept videos were found for Beyond the Sidelines Football (2015).
♦New DLC packs featuring Ferrari and Jaguar are out now for Need for Speed Rivals.
♦Activision has confirmed another Tony Hawk game is in development.
♦Super League Football (soccer themed pinball) is out now for PS3, Vita, and PS4.
♦Check out the new logo and helmet for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
♦Microsoft announced the Xbox One Media Remote will release in early March.
♦Subscriptions for the WWE Network, which has surprising value, open on Monday.

News and content that may have been missed from the last week around the site.

Blu-ray/DVD Releases This Week. Headlined by Gravity and Thor: The Dark World.
Guardians of the Galaxy Trailer. First look at the upcoming Marvel film.
Fantastic Four Cast Confirmed. The four big roles for the reboot now officially filled.
Space Jam 2 In Development. Sequel to 1996 film may star LeBron James.
Anchorman 2 Re-Releasing With 763 New Jokes. In theaters February 28-March 6.