The Line Drive for July 19

Posted July 19th, 2015 at 10:00 am


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Madden NFL 16 can still be pre-ordered with Amazon Prime for $50 on XB1/PS4.
Digital version of NBA 2K16 special edition will not include the Jordan fathead or poster.
This week Rory McIlroy PGA Tour is the sole focus of the Press Row Podcast.
New screenshots have been added to the FB album for NBA Live 16.
New screenshots have been added to the FB album for Madden NFL 16.
New screenshots have been added to the FB album for NHL 16.
EA Sports detailed some unique in-arena atmosphere in NHL 16 for four more teams.
More questions have been answered by EA relating to NHL 16 on the official page.
EA Sports goes into the history of soundtracks and the process for Madden NFL 16’s.
The full list of Xbox/PlayStation achievements is out for Madden NFL 16.
The first patch, which will reduce PS4 fan noise, is in the works for Rocket League.
New Kickstarter launched for a documentary to be made on Midway during the 90s.
New details on the online multiplayer were revealed for Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5.
Bases Loaded is returning, for a release on PlayStation 4, but only in Japan.
The NCAA has asked for delay of payments to players from the likeness lawsuit ruling.
Comcast is launching a streaming service with EA games through the X1 cable box.