The Line Drive for July 24

Posted July 24th, 2016 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.

Marco Reus has won the fan vote to become the global cover athlete for FIFA 17.
Going through the top 10 in the Sports Video Game Power Rankings for 2016.
Top player ratings for Madden NFL 17: RookiesQuarterbacksRunning Backs
Overall ratings in Madden NFL 17 are down but actual attributes are on the rise.
Look for the Olympics-related announcements for NBA 2K17 to possibly come this week.
Pre-orders of NBA 2K17 are 20% off for Amazon Prime members including the $100 edition.
Pre-orders of Madden NFL 17 are live and 20% off for Amazon Prime members.
Pre-orders of FIFA 17 are live and 20% off to Amazon Prime members.
The Show and OOTP break down the Cubs-Mariners and Red Sox-Padres trades.
New Press Row Podcast features discussion on news related to several upcoming games!
Cross-network play between XB1 and PS4 is ready for Rocket League but needs Sony’s OK.
The new Xbox One S 2TB console launch edition is up for pre-order releasing August 2.
Brief teaser video provides a look at the in-development Sociable Soccer due out in 2017.
Turn 10 has announced the first set of cars that’ll be found in Forza Horizon 3.
Blu-ray releases this week headlined by Hardcore Henry and Barbershop: The Next Cut.