The Line Drive for December 6

Posted December 6th, 2015 at 11:30 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:
     •Holiday gift guide for the sports gaming fan
     •Winner of McGregor-Aldo gets second UFC 2 cover spot
     •PES attempting to change the norms of sports gaming (video)
     •Press Row Podcast: The Top Stories of 2015
     •ThatSportsGamer named his Sports Game of the Year
     •More great video content coming – subscribe to HTP Youtube channel!

Rocket League won Best Sports/Racing Game at The Game Awards.
Amazon exclusive steelbooks for Madden NFL 16 and FIFA 16 on sale for $40.
Pro Evolution Soccer 2016 is on sale for $35 on both Xbox One and PS4.
A trailer debuted at PSX for a crazy-looking game called 100ft Robot Golf.
Operation Sports has a guide to earning all the badges in NBA 2K16.
Licensed Marvel clothing has been added to the MyPlayer Store in NBA 2K16.
Pre-orders are up on Amazon (regular versionMVP version) for MLB The Show 16.
MLB The Show 16 will be priced at $40 for the PlayStation 3 version.
The US Women’s team is the 23rd most used team across thew world in FIFA 16.
FIFA Ultimate Team has for some people been down for weeks on PlayStation 3.
Another update with new content and improvements went out for Driveclub.
EA is auctioning off a spot in Madden NFL 17 with proceeds going to charity.
Details on a roster update that went out for NBA Live 16.
The jerseys for the 2016 NBA All-Star game in Toronto have been revealed.
The Show devs have their work cut out for them creating the new Diamondbacks uniforms.
Amazon has Rise of The Tomb Raider (Xbox One) for just $40.
Blu-ray releases this week include Ant-Man, the Marvel Phase 2 collection, and Minions.