The Line Drive for February 12

Posted February 12th, 2017 at 1:30 pm


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

NBA and 2K hope to create an eSports sensation with formation of a structured league.
Podcast segment focused on NBA & 2K partnering for eSports league is now on Youtube.
Madden eSports controversy now covered by outlets that include Polygon and Kotaku.
Draft Champions updated with new QB round and Gold base team in Madden NFL 17.
The Ultimate Legends program has been rolled out in Madden NFL 17 Ultimate Team.
Pre-orders of MLB The Show 17 are 20% off for Amazon Prime members.
New paint schemes will be added as free DLC next week to NASCAR Heat Evolution.
DiRT Rally is on sale for $24 to XBL Gold members until February 14.
The latest content update detailed earlier for PES 2017 is now available to download.
Hot Wheels Battle-Cars will be added for $2 as DLC to Rocket League on February 21.
The third season of the Rocket League Championship Series will begin next month.
Fixes and additions have been made to Franchise Hockey Manager 3 with new update.
Blu-ray releases this week are headlined by the fantastic film Arrival.