Archive for the ‘Other Football Games’ Category
  • The Return of Joe Montana Football as a Mobile Game Being Teased
    Posted July 14th, 2014 at 10:00 am 8 Comments
    A tweet sent out by Joe Montana has led to speculation that the return of the series named after him could be on the horizon. On Saturday he posted the image above and accompanied that with the hashtags "#youvewaitedlongenough" and "#joemontanafootball16". Since then more has surfaced revealing what is likely to be a mobile game utilizing the Unreal Engine.  (more…)...
  • Out of the Park Developments Working on Football Game
    Posted January 30th, 2014 at 3:00 pm 19 Comments
    Rumors of a football game from the makers of Out of the Park Baseball and Franchise Hockey Manager have been essentially confirmed today after "leaking" information to Operation Sports and then promoting it on their Facebook and Twitter feeds. Beyond the Sideline Football appears then to be the third PC sim management game from the developer. Beyond the Sideline will feature real NFL players and teams, real colleges and actual prospects to draft by name, all the same rules and regulations...
  • Frozen Endzone Will Offer Futuristic Turn-Based Football With Robots
    Posted March 18th, 2013 at 10:15 am 7 Comments
    Branching out a bit to something different here is Frozen Endzone, just announced by Mode 7 Games, which will be coming to the PC and Mac in 2014 following a beta to be held later this year. The game will attempt to meld a highly-stylized futuristic professional football theme with strategic turn-based gameplay in both single and multiplayer environments. The first trailer is out now and the game is available to vote on for release through Steam's Greenlight service. Continue on to check ...
  • #10 of 2012: NFL Blitz
    Posted December 13th, 2012 at 9:45 am 8 Comments
    As the field of sports games has contracted over the years coming up with legitimate entries for a top 10 list has become increasingly difficult. #10 no longer represents a very good game but one in which might present some value or level of enjoyment but with greatly limited appeal. That is the case with NFL Blitz which is the only true arcade style major sport representation to make the list for 2012.  (more…)...
  • Settlement Over Pricing of EA Sports Football Products Carries Major Ramifications
    Posted July 20th, 2012 at 7:00 pm 120 Comments
    The lawsuit filed in 2008 regarding the pricing of EA Sports football products following the acquisitions of exclusive licenses recently reached a settlement. The details were announced today and go beyond just the anticipated consumer payouts. EA will be responsible for establishing a $27 million fund for consumers who purchased Madden, NCAA, or AFL games since 2006. The distribution would be $6.79 for each PS2/Xbox/Gamecube title purchased and $1.95 for each 360/PS3/Wii title. Everyone ...
  • QuickHit Football Shutting Down
    Posted July 11th, 2012 at 7:45 pm 24 Comments
    Majesco has announced they will be shutting down operations on QuickHit Football come August 17. Less than two months ago the company stated that QuickHit would be losing the NFL license which it had utilized for a two year period and now the free-to-play browser based game is closing for good. (more…)...
  • Lingerie Football League Game in Development
    Posted June 20th, 2012 at 9:30 am 36 Comments
    THQ may have just dumped the UFC but they're actively developing another sports game with a far more obscure license. The company has picked up the rights to the Lingerie Football League. The series is being worked on by the Japanese studio Yuke's who is best known for handling the WWE franchise.  (more…)...
  • QuickHit Football Losing NFL License
    Posted May 15th, 2012 at 10:00 pm 10 Comments
    One of the strongest browser-based sports games to emerge over the years has been QuickHit Football which is a past Pastapadre community award winner in that category. The game began hosted solely on its own website in 2009 and has since expanded to be playable on Facebook as well. QuickHit featured generic players and teams but with five current NFL players signed on along with a number of legendary NFL players and coaches.  (more…)...