The Line Drive for November 1

Posted November 1st, 2015 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.

Check out the latest content created for Sporting News and Hit The Pass:
     •The best players of all-time by attribute based on NBA 2K16’s ratings
     •Cavs vs Thunder to meet in finals as predicted by NBA 2K16
     •Need for Speed 10 hour trial available to EA Access subscribers
     •NBA 2K16 video series continues with Da Czar teaching low post fundamentals
     •Rich spoke with Gus Ramsey about the Mets and his departure from ESPN
     •Hit The Pass Radio is now on iTunes and Stitcher on Android
     •More great video content coming – subscribe to HTP Youtube channel!

Out of the Park Baseball 16 is still on sale for just $10 for a few more days.
The patch and free DLC has been delayed for Super Mega Baseball on PS4/PC.
WWE 2K16 will get a mobile app for face scanning which could mean one for NBA 2K17.
Still no word on when Pro Evolution Soccer 2016 will get a fixed roster with all the transfers.
Psyonix went into some detail on report system functionality for Rocket League.
Football Manager 2016 has a beta for those who’ve pre-ordered which recently went live.
Xbox One backwards compatibility is coming soon but don’t expect many/any sports games.
The NBA revealed this year’s Christmas jerseys and they’re easily the best yet.
Star Wars: Battlefront is $5 off regular and $7 off Deluxe Edition for Prime subscribers.
Blu-ray releases this week headlined by Inside Out and Vacation.