The Line Drive for August 2

Posted August 2nd, 2015 at 12:00 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:
     •Review: Rocket League revolutionizes concept of a sports video game
     •The beauty of Rocket League (video)
     •The best sports gaming highlights of the week
     •Discussing players who outperform their real-life selves in games
     •What if Ronda Rousey had to fight Ronda Rousey? 
     •The sports game release schedule is broken
     •Top rated players in Madden NFL 16: LBDL – CB

Amazon is still offering Madden NFL 16 (PS4/XB1) for $50 to Prime members.
Amazon is still offering FIFA 16 (PS4/XB1) for $55 to Prime members.
Check out this thrilling Rocket League match that ends in heartbreak.
Unfortunately NHL 16 won’t have the new 3-on-3 overtime ready for launch.
EA Sports has put out a survey to submit feedback on the NHL 16 EASHL beta.
The judge has granted a stay on any payments related to the O’Bannon decision.
Super Mega Baseball is coming to Xbox One on August 14 and PC one week later.
Metalhead Software has started a blog series on the making of Super Mega Baseball.
New screenshots have been added to the FB album for NBA Live 16.
Details on what will be the final patch for OOTP 16 have been provided.