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  • 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...
  • The Golf Club 2019 now free with Gold sub on Xbox One
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    Posted May 15th, 2019 at 6:30 am No Comments
    Subscribers to Xbox Live Gold can now get The Golf Club 2019 Featuring PGA Tour for free on Xbox One. The game is part of the Games with Gold promotion which offers up a handful of titles every month. The Golf Club 2019 is available to download by June 15 to keep for good as long as the Gold membership remains active. The third game in the series is the first to feature PGA Tour licensing with a Career Mode and seven real-life courses to go with the endless number of created courses. 2K S...
  • EA Access finally confirmed coming to PlayStation 4
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    Posted May 7th, 2019 at 8:45 pm No Comments
    Nearly five years after launching on Xbox One EA Access will make its way onto PlayStation 4 this July. The subscription service, which has helped to pave the way for others since, became a hit in that time and for some even became the edge making Xbox One their preferred console of choice. Sony has all along blocked EA Access from being available on PS4 due to what they claimed wasn't good value for their consumers when it was instead obvious they were just trying to protect their own subsc...