Archive for the ‘Podcasts and Hangouts’ Category
  • Press Row Podcast: Playing the summer hits
    Posted September 22nd, 2018 at 9:15 am No Comments Ľ
    The wave of sports games that release within a very condensed window in late summer is now fully upon us with a few more still to come on their heels. Discussion this week centers on those games have stood out and captured the focus of the panelists. That leads to extensive discussion on FIFA 19, Pro Evolution Soccer 2019, and NBA 2K19. Additionally reaction to the NBA 2K Playgrounds 2 news including roster additions, release dates, and a higher price. Check out the podcast through iTune...
  • Press Row Podcast: Diving deep into NBA 2K19 and F1 2018
    Posted September 15th, 2018 at 10:00 am No Comments Ľ
    This week features two great segments! Up first, Rich Grisham welcomes NBA 2K19 Gameplay Producer Scott O'Gallagher back to the show to talk all about this year's game. We cover all the bases, from gameplay to online to history - and yes, Virtual Currency. That's followed by a deep dive into F1 2018 with our favorite racing expert Greg Sewart. Kick back and enjoy a double dip of sports game talk! Check out the podcast through iTunes for iOS, on Android with the Stitcher app, or with ...
  • Press Row Podcast: Catching up with The Grish
    Posted September 8th, 2018 at 10:00 am No Comments Ľ
    After a whole week away Rich Grisham is reunited with Bryan Wiedey to discuss the many sports games of September, impressions of Pro Evolution Soccer 2019 and NBA 2K19, the current state of microtransactions, and what non-sports games are peaking interest in the near future. Check out the podcast through iTunes for iOS, on Android with the Stitcher app, or with Pocket Casts on iOS, Android, and Windows. The show can now also be found on Spotify! Subscribe and give the podcast five ...
  • Press Row Podcast: Impressions Party
    Posted September 1st, 2018 at 12:45 pm No Comments Ľ
    It was an incredibly busy week for sports games. The Golf Club 2019 and Pro Evolution Soccer 2019 released. NBA 2K19 has delivered The Prelude and NBA Live 19 is out through its EA Access trial. First impressions on those games and more are discussed in this episode of the Press Row Podcast, while the panel also finds time to express a high level of distress over the sheer number of quality games coming out in the next two months sports and otherwise. Check out the podcast through iTunes...
  • Press Row Podcast: Calm Before the Storm
    Posted August 24th, 2018 at 8:00 am No Comments Ľ
    News of the week is discussed including details on a major patch for Madden NFL 19, trailer for MyCareer Mode in NBA 2K19, and comments from EA regarding the possibility of MVP Baseball making a long-awaited return. Before that Bryan and Rich update on progress with the Madden 19 Online Franchise and early returns from the experiment running with the Arcade setting combined with All-Pro difficulty and slider adjustments. Check out the podcast through iTunes for iOS, on Android with the...
  • Press Row Podcast: The Weeks Ahead
    Posted August 17th, 2018 at 4:00 pm No Comments Ľ
    With several sports games nearing release the discussion in this episode of the Press Row Podcast centers on the two upcoming basketball games and the two soccer games. The first opportunity to play them comes even earlier, with Pro Evolution Soccer 2019's demo out already, a demo for NBA Live 19 and Prologue for NBA 2K19 expected before the month is up, and FIFA 19 a little farther out. How well are the games shaping up and what will the competition between them be like this year? Before al...
  • Press Row Podcast: Madden NFL 19 Review Roundtable
    Posted August 10th, 2018 at 2:30 pm No Comments Ľ
    The multi-tiered release of Madden NFL 19 is now complete and the game is fully in the wild! After last week's 90 minutes of first impressions, this review roundtable episode of the Press Row Podcast features a full panel of experts discussing everything to do with Madden NFL 19 - going through areas such as gameplay, Franchise, Ultimate Team, and Longshot. Panelists @pastapadre @richgrisham @the_katbot @owengood @danielbaesel @thatsportsgamer Full written reviews for Madden NFL...
  • Press Row Podcast: Madden NFL 19 First Impressions
    Posted August 3rd, 2018 at 1:15 pm No Comments Ľ
    Madden NFL 19 has arrived for those with EA Access and Origin Access subscriptions and is now only days away from its official release. With his complete review out on Sporting News Pastapadre talks with Rich about the game including its strengths, weaknesses, and random observations. Franchise Mode, gameplay, presentation, graphics, Longshot, and much more are covered. A number of listener questions are also addressed. Additionally the controversy over EA Sports removing a reference to ...