The Line Drive for March 6

Posted March 6th, 2016 at 11:15 am


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

Developers face the difficult task of properly representing Steph Curry in sim games.
New podcast tomorrow includes an interview with NBA 2K devs about Steph Curry.
NBA 2K16 has opened the debate on the best season ever – Curry or Michael Jordan?
With Conor McGregor’s loss the EA Sports UFC cover curse is now 4-for-4.
A look at the top rated fighters on the huge roster for EA Sports UFC 2.
Personality will play a much bigger role with MLB The Show 16.
The revenue from Ultimate Team modes is now around $650 million a year for EA.
The NCAA will be petitioning the Supreme Court to hear their Ed O’Bannon case appeal.
Recorded a full match as a “Player” in Career Mode in Casey Powell Lacrosse 16.
The final course that will be added to Rory McIlroy PGA Tour is nearing its release.
Psyonix announced the Rocket League Championship Series w/sign-ups later this month.
Rocket League: Collector’s Edition will be a full retail release on PS4 and XB1 this spring.
The pre-order discount of $5 being offered on OOTP Baseball 17 runs through Tuesday.
Use the Press Row Podcast discount code of “press17” at checkout for another 10% off!
Short video provides a new glimpse at the in-development Sociable Soccer game.
There’s now a FAQ going over the basics of Sociable Soccer.
Details on the latest roster update to have gone out for NBA Live 16.
New post-trade deadline roster update has gone out for NHL 16.
Play a game in NHL 16 HUT for a chance to win a trip to the NHL Awards.
New update has added manual transmissions and drag racing to Need for Speed.
The new Lamborghini Centenario has been named the cover car for the next Forza game.
The Forza series will be making its debut on PCs with Windows 10 for free this spring.
Details on the next major software update coming to PlayStation 4.
Details on the next major software update coming to Xbox One.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens has a Blu-ray release date of April 5.