The Line Drive for September 13

Posted September 13th, 2020 at 3:30 pm

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

♦Patch details with some minor fixes and content adds for Madden NFL 21.
♦Patch details fixing some uniform and stat issues for Madden NFL 21.
♦First roster update primarily handling transactions went live in Madden 21.
♦Amazon selling the deluxe edition of Madden NFL 21 for $17 off launch price.
♦Gameplay patch addressing community feedback in the works for NBA 2K21.
♦NBA 2K21’s Metacritic score is 15 points worse than previous series low.
♦The 2K Share feature has not worked at all since the release of NBA 2K21.
♦EA Sports unveiled the top 100 rated players for the upcoming FIFA 21.
♦The EASFC catalogue has been removed with FIFA 21 redistributing items.
♦Promised update adding Custom Pennant Race to Super Mega Baseball 3 is near.
♦Details on latest roster update with ratings changes for MLB The Show 20.
♦New content for Diamond Dynasty mode this week in MLB The Show 20.
♦Microsoft announced the price and release date for Xbox Series S and X.
♦Additionally Microsoft revealed EA Play will be included in Game Pass subs.
♦Games optimized for new Xbox consoles include Madden, FIFA, NBA 2K.