The Line Drive for August 3

Posted August 3rd, 2014 at 11:45 am


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

Make sure to get entries in for the latest giveaway as the winner is drawn this week!
2K Sports claims the first news on NBA 2K15 will arrive this coming week.
Screenshot released shows the new NBA basketball w/ Twitter handle in NBA Live 15.
Operation Sports has a strong article about the psychology behind card-collecting modes.
EA Sports announced they’ve lost licensing to Brazilian clubs heading into FIFA 15.
Check out the dominant rotations for the A’s and Tigers w/ MLB 14: The Show ratings.
An update has been released bringing improvements and fixes to OOTP 15.
OOTP 15 also now has a demo out providing an opportunity to try before buying.
EA Sports has completed a new set of transfers for Ultimate Team in FIFA 14.
EA Sports has released a new blog going over the “Vision AI” for NHL 15.
HB Studios has released a guide to the Sonoran Valley course in The Golf Club.
With lease expiring the Raiders are flirting w/ San Antonio as a relocation destination.
Check out the new alternate jerseys for Air Force that were just revealed.
Check out the new USA Basketball uniforms that were recently revealed.

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

Blu-ray/DVD Releases This Week. Headlined by Divergent and The Amazing Spider-Man 2.
Guardians of the Galaxy Opens Huge. $94 million weekend shatters August record.
Trailer for Battle of the Five Armies. The conclusion of The Hobbit trilogy.
Paul Feig Targeted to Direct Ghostbusters III. Will be female-led reboot.
Teaser Trailer for Mockingjay – Part 1. The next in The Hunger Games series.
Trailer for Mad Max: Fury Road. Footage stole the show at Comic-Con.