The Line Drive for December 9

Posted December 9th, 2018 at 10:15 am

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

Kareem Hunt is the latest player to get scrubbed from Madden mid-season.
The Pastapadre Community Awards will open voting in categories this week.
Invites for the MLB The Show 19 closed alpha will start going out on Wednesday.
Details on the annual return of the Zero Chill MUT Program for Madden NFL 19.
Digital code for Madden NFL 19 on Xbox One going for just $30.
Amazon currently has FIFA 19 and NBA 2K19 on sale for $40.
NBA 2K Playgrounds 2 on PS4/XB1/Switch remains on sale for just $20.
Every NFL team’s most iconic play has been recreated in Tecmo Super Bowl.
Details on the latest roster update with ratings changes out now in NBA 2K19.
NBA 2K League’s first combine session couldn’t proceed due to server issues.
Details on the latest content update that recently went out for NBA Live 19.
Fictional boxers from Fight Night Champion added to EA Sports UFC 3.
Details on the latest patch with improvements/additions for PES 2019.
Xbox Game Pass will be getting Pro Evolution Soccer 2019 this month.
The Mutant Football League Dynasty DLC is free until December 13.
Mutant Football League introduced a new team coming to the game.
Details on the latest patch which includes some new jerseys for NHL 19.
New DLC pack priced at $2 features the McLaren 570S for Rocket League.
Forza Horizon 4 won for Best Sports/Racing Game at The Game Awards.
A new Press Row Podcast awards the Best Racing Game of 2018.
A year subscription to Xbox Game Pass remains on sale for $70 which is $50 off.
Amazon Prime members can see an exclusive early screening of Aquaman on Dec. 15.
Blu-ray this week includes Equalizer 2 and instant video headlined by Venom.