The Line Drive for August 26

Posted August 26th, 2018 at 10:00 am

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

Only hours left to lock in pre-order discounts w/Prime before Amazon discontinues them.
The Golf Club 2019 finally has an official release date announced for Tuesday, August 28.
EA Sports has revealed most of the top 50 rated players for the upcoming NHL 19.
NBA 2K19 will be adding private matchmaking to the online Pro-Am Mode.
The story goes international and stars Anthony Mackie in NBA 2K19’s MyCareer Mode.
Trailer showcases gameplay and Bill Simmons as a guest commentator in NBA 2K19.
LeBron James testified in the lawsuit against 2K Sports over tattoos in NBA 2K games.
EA Sports revealed the full soundtrack featured with NBA Live 19.
Details on what’s new for the online Live Run mode with NBA Live 19.
Details on the new feature Court Battles just announced for NBA Live 19.
The companion app including face scanning for iOS and Android is out now for NBA Live 19.
The Franchise mobile app has been updated for iOS and Android for Madden NFL 19.
Career Mode has gone largely untouched besides Champions League for FIFA 19.
Developer interview addresses questions about The Journey’s third year with FIFA 19.
Details on the latest gameplay patch released for EA Sports UFC 3.
A sequel has been announced to the 1994 game Windjammers due out sometime in 2019.
The Press Row Podcast can now be found among the featured podcasts on Spotify.
Blu-ray releases this week are headlined by Tag and Upgrade.