The Line Drive for October 7

Posted October 7th, 2018 at 11:00 am

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

Details on an expansive first post-release patch out now for NHL 19.
A follow-up patch was released for Madden NFL 19 consisting of a few fixes.
Elite Nike gear has been added for three favored players and as an edit option.
Madden NFL 19 is still on sale for $40 on PS4 through Amazon.
An arcade-style cricket game has been announced for release in late November.
EA removed NBA Live 19 from its PS4 two week-long sale after just a single day.
The NBA 2K19 mobile game has released on iOS with a premium $8 price.
NBA Playgrounds 2 will introduce vanity items for characters available for purchase.
A look at the coming new stadium and DLC packs for Super Mega Baseball 2.
EA closely monitoring the situation with face of the FIFA franchise Cristiano Ronaldo.
FIFA 18 has finally been added to the EA Access Vault on Xbox One and PC.
Details on the latest patch with gameplay improvements for EA Sports UFC 3.
Also added are two new fighters in the latest update for EA Sports UFC 3.
Franchise Hockey Manager 5 has released with a 10% discount until October 12.
Details on the latest content for Diamond Dynasty in MLB The Show 18.
Recap of all the Forza Horizon 4 and Forza 7 news of the last week.
Details on the first patch to have released for NASCAR Heat 3.
The Press Row Podcast can now be found among the featured podcasts on Spotify.
Blu-ray releases this week include Skyscraper and Eighth Grade.