The Line Drive for July 12

Posted July 12th, 2015 at 12:45 pm


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

Check out articles written and videos recorded for Sporting News and Hit The Pass:
     •NBA 2K16 will have the largest soundtrack in series’ history
     •Rory McIlroy PGA Tour trial through EA Access out now
     •Rich and I discuss the disappearance of console tennis games
     •Rich and I discuss how EA Access might be the best value in gaming
     •What was your most memorable in-person sports gaming rivalry?

Amazon Prime subscribers can still order Rory McIlroy PGA Tour for $50.
Amazon Prime subscribers can still get Madden NFL 16 for $50 PS4 and XB1.
EA Sports UFC is available on PS4 for PS+ subscribers for just $9.90.
Out of the Park Baseball 16 is 50% off through July 15 making it just $20.
Check out a full round with the Battlefield 4 course in Rory McIlroy PGA Tour.
New Press Row Podcast features debates on topics relating to McIlroy PGA Tour.
Developer blog released on new additions to the Skills Trainer in Madden NFL 16.
New screenshots have been added to the FB album for NHL 16.
More mentions made of authentic arena atmosphere for NHL 16.
EA Sports has answered some more questions about NHL 16 on the official site.
The first round of summer transfers have been made in FIFA 15 Ultimate Team.
Stone Cold Steve Austin has been named the cover athlete for WWE 2K16.
Blu-ray releases this week headlined by Ex Machina and It Follows.
Amazon is having a huge day of deals for Prime subscribers this Wednesday.