Archive for the ‘Misc Sports Gaming’ Category
  • End of Year Community Awards: Best Story/Career Mode of 2018
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    Posted December 12th, 2018 at 8:15 am No Comments
    With 2018 coming to a close it’s time to start looking back on the developments that have taken place in sports gaming and acknowledge the various efforts that have been made in the genre. To start is the first category in the 10th Annual Pastapadre Community Awards. You can check out all ofhe PCA winners from previous years here. The categories to look forward to include Sports Game of the Year, Best New or Non-Yearly Sports Game, Best Mobile Game, Best Racing Game, Best Gameplay Best...
  • 2018 Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals – Gaming and More
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    Posted November 22nd, 2018 at 4:00 am No Comments
    Considering the proximity to their respective releases the point at which the majority of sports video games have reached their highest value may be when they are significantly discounted for Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Most are still in-season, relevant and strongly supported. Of course there’s a lot more than just the games to contemplate picking up, whether it be for yourself or others, so here’s a roundup of the most enticing deals from various retailers. Like last year arguabl...
  • Early Black Friday digital deals have gone live from Sony
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    Posted November 16th, 2018 at 8:00 am No Comments
    Yesterday it was Microsoft that kicked off Black Friday deals early with a sale on many digital games including most of this year's sports titles. Today Sony launched deals of their own for PlayStation 4, with a heavy push of the first party offerings including MLB The Show 18 and 50% off its Stubs currency along with matching deals on most other games. In the Sony promotion running through next week you'll find: Rocket League for $10 EA Sports UFC 3 for $18 NBA 2K Playgrounds 2 for $20...
  • Early Black Friday digital deals have gone live from Microsoft
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    Posted November 15th, 2018 at 7:00 am No Comments
    Black Friday is still a week away but some early opportunities on deals are already being offered on Xbox for those with XBL Gold. Included among the many games in the promotion that will run through next week for digital copies: Burnout Paradise Remastered for $8 Rocket League for $10 Need for Speed Payback for $12 DiRT 4 for $15 NBA Live 19 for $16 NBA 2K Playgrounds 2 for $20 (Also from Amazon) EA Sports UFC 3 Deluxe for $20 The Golf Club 2019 for $25 NHL 19 for $30 (Also from ...
  • Recent Reviews: FIFA 19, PES 2019, NBA 2K19, NBA Live 19
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    Posted September 27th, 2018 at 10:45 am No Comments
    The contraction of the sports video game genre within the last 10+ years has reduced the sports with competition down to only a few, and one of those has barely just hung on and isn't at all competitive. With that in mind, in soccer and basketball there are multiple options to consider spending money on, but consumers may already have pre-conceived notions of which they should choose while others may be up into the air as to a decision. Battling on the pitch is FIFA 19 and Pro Evolution S...
  • PES 2019 Demo Available Now
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    Posted August 8th, 2018 at 9:30 am No Comments
    The demo for Pro Evolution Soccer 2019 can now be downloaded for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and this year for PC as well on Steam (sometime later today). Featured in the demo are 12 clubs to be played through online Quick Match, 3v3 co-op, or offline exhibition: Barcelona, Schalke 04, Liverpool, Internazionale, Milan, Monaco, Sao Paulo, Flamengo, Palmeiras, Colo-Colo, Argentina, France. PES 2019 will release Tuesday, August 28 which is several weeks earlier than its traditional landing d...
  • Pro Evolution Soccer 2019 Demo Details
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    Posted July 21st, 2018 at 4:00 pm No Comments
    Konami is getting a big jump on EA Sports this year by releasing PES 2019 a full month ahead of FIFA 19, and its demo will put the game in limited form in the hands of consumers three weeks even prior to that. Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and also this year PC will get the free demo Wednesday, August 8. Featured in the demo are 12 clubs with modes that include online Quick Match and offline exhibition. Pro Evolution Soccer will release Tuesday, August 28 which is several weeks earlier than it...
  • Rocket League added to Xbox Game Pass
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    Posted July 11th, 2018 at 7:45 am No Comments
    The remarkable success story that is Rocket League began with a unique launch strategy three years ago almost to the day. Rocket League released on PS4 for free to those with PlayStation Plus. Since then the game has grown to incredible heights, has a strong presence in esports, and the developers continue to support the game with compelling new content. Now Rocket League is again a part of a subscription service but this time on the Xbox One. Rocket League is now available as part of the...