The Line Drive for May 6

Posted May 6th, 2018 at 12:00 pm

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

Full review of Super Mega Baseball 2 which is so much more than an arcade game.
The NBA 2K League struggled to get any viewers for its first big event.
76ers GC went on to beat Blazer5 Gaming for the first tournament crown in 2K League.
ESPN took a look at the 17 different court designs being used in the 2K League.
John Madden Football has been inducted into the video game Hall of Fame.
Late work will need to be done to kickoffs in Madden NFL 19 if league approves changes.
Post-launch plans have been laid out in a post from the devs of Super Mega Baseball 2.
Continued concerns regarding gameplay issues in MLB The Show 18 prompted a response.
New Monthly Awards Cards made their Diamond Dynasty debut in MLB The Show 18.
Details on the May Season Awards and new Program in MLB 18 Diamond Dynasty.
Trailer was released for the free World Cup DLC coming May 29th to FIFA 18.
Twitter poll for NBA 2K19 asked whether shot timing should be optional in Park/Pro-Am.
Black Panther releases on digital this week and Blu-ray next week.