The Line Drive for May 19

Posted May 19th, 2019 at 9:15 am

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

The NCAA is forming a group to explore compensation for names and likenesses.
While it could that realistically is unlikely to lead to the return of NCAA Football.
Developer blog details additions and improvements for MUT in Madden NFL 20.
Archived dev stream going over what’s new for Ultimate Team in Madden NFL 20.
Closed beta being run for Madden NFL 20 similar to the one held w/last year’s game.
Another patch made more adjustments to hitting and fielding in MLB The Show 19.
Details on all the new content released into Diamond Dynasty in MLB The Show 19.
Details on the latest roster update w/ratings changes out for MLB The Show 19.
Details on the latest update for NBA Live 19 which includes some ratings changes.
Steep is being given away for free until May 21 through Ubisoft’s uPlay.
Amazon has NBA 2K19 on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 on sale for under $20.
Microsoft is offering three months of Xbox Game Pass for $1 to new subscribers.
PlayStation store sale through 5/28 includes some sports games and digital content.
Steam store sale through 5/20 includes a number of sports games and digital content.