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  • NHL 20 adds coaches to Franchise Mode
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    Posted August 16th, 2019 at 9:00 am No Comments
    Outside of the NBA 2K series there has been little done in recent years to advance Franchise Mode within the sports gaming genre. NHL 19 did introduce the successful 'Fog of War' concept to scouting but NHL 20 hopes to change the general perception with a feature of wider influence by adding in coaches which factor in morale and chemistry and interviews, amateur scouting reports, revamped Trade Finder and more. (more…)...
  • Career Mode details for FIFA 20
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    Posted August 7th, 2019 at 10:00 am No Comments
    EA Sports today revealed what to expect from Career (Franchise) Mode in FIFA 20. Improvements include dynamic player potential, a new player morale system, expansive press conferences and interactions, and manager customization. (more…)...
  • Open beta for NHL 20 is underway
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    Posted July 26th, 2019 at 6:00 pm No Comments
    For the fifth consecutive year EA Sports is holding an open beta for the upcoming NHL release. That beta for NHL 20 is now live on both Xbox One and PlayStation 4 and will run through the final day of the month. What began with NHL 16 being limited to EASHL has since expanded to include several different modes and features. With NHL 20 that includes Online Versus, World of CHEL, and Ones and Threes showcasing the new Battle Royale-inspired Eliminator mode. (more…)...
  • First feature details for NHL 20
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    Posted June 20th, 2019 at 7:15 am No Comments
    EA Sports waited until after EA Play and E3 this year to make the initial reveal for the upcoming NHL release. The announcement of Auston Matthews as cover athlete last night at the NHL Awards was accompanied by an overview of features and improvements for NHL 20. Those include a new presentation package with a new commentary team, the introduction of signature shots, and a new battle royale-inspired mode. (more…)...
  • First feature details for PES 2020
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    Posted June 15th, 2019 at 6:00 pm No Comments
    In addition revealing a a cringe-inducing name change this last week Konami rolled out the first feature details on the upcoming game now known as eFootball PES 2020. A number of enhancements are coming to gameplay, Master League is getting a dialogue system to influence the story, and a new mode called Matchday is being introduced. (more…)...
  • FIFA 20 will feature a new street mode
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    Posted June 8th, 2019 at 11:15 am No Comments
    While arcade-style games have gone nearly extinct in the last decade elements of them have emerged through sim titles where some have been introduced as separate modes of play within those larger games. The latest example of that was announced today with a new mode for FIFA 20 called Volta Football. VOLTA - meaning 'to return' in Portuguese - takes the game back to the streets with an authentic small-sided football experience. VOLTA moves you from the roar of the stadium to the rhythm of th...
  • NHL 19 free to those with XBL Gold
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    Posted June 4th, 2019 at 8:00 am No Comments
    NHL 19 has been essentially free to EA Access subscribers on Xbox one since early April. When the service launches on PS4 in July it'll be among the many games offered in the Vault there as well. Now though everyone with a Gold subscription on Xbox One can get a digital copy of the game for free and have it for as long as the sub remains active. Xbox One's Games with Gold program for the month of June includes NHL 19. It's available to grab through the end of the month. Sports games ha...
  • Women’s World Cup Final added to FIFA 19
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    Posted May 30th, 2019 at 7:00 am No Comments
    A free update available now in FIFA 19 has delivered the 2019 Women's World Cup to the game's Kick-Off Mode. 22 nations are available with authentic kits and crests, the official World Cup Final match ball, stadium dressing, ad boards, and matches played in France's Stade de Lyon. While the teams are available in Kick-Off there is no actual group play or tournament available within FIFA 19. Instead it is limited to a single World Cup Final with special presentation that can be played on X...