The Line Drive for December 11

Posted December 11th, 2016 at 1:00 pm


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

First two annual awards categories – Gameplay and Mobile – are open for voting.
Raptors get the Toronto Huskies court in NBA 2K17 when wearing specific jerseys.
Patch released to reduce shot percentages after excessive dribbling in NBA 2K17.
The patch adding PS4 Pro 4K support for PES 2017 went out last week.
Play-a-Friend feature added in Salary Cap mode within Madden 17 Ultimate Team.
Rex Dickson apologized for the QB freeze bug that impacted the Madden Classic.
EA Sports further detailed the functionality in the new Madden Companion App.
FIFA 17 has been nominated for Writers Guild Award for Best Writing in a Video Game.
Video breaking down in great detail everything found in the MLB The Show 17 trailer.
New player stats missions have been added to Diamond Dynasty in MLB The Show 16.
Taking a look at the Chris Sale trade through MLB The Show and OOTP.
New patch for Mark McMorris Infinite Air has added tutorials and fixed some bugs.
NBA Live Mobile added League vs League Tournaments plus gameplay improvements.
Details on downloadable content coming to Nascar Heat Evolution later this month.
Latest developer blog goes over online and graphics work for Mutant Football League.
Amazon devices like the Echo Dot and 7″ Fire Tablet are on sale again.
Blu-ray releases this week headlined by Suicide Squad and entire Cubs World Series.