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  • The Line Drive for October 27
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    Posted October 27th, 2019 at 8:15 am No Comments »
    The Line Drive is a weekly collection of news, links, deal alerts, and updates that didn’t necessarily warrant their own postings. ♦Reminder this is the last week for PS+ subs to grab MLB The Show 19 for free. ♦Another patch for NBA 2K20 but very few details on changes were provided. ♦NBA 2K20's new mode involves grinding characters for a chance to buy shoes. ♦2K Sports' season simulation picks Lakers over Bucks through NBA 2K20. ♦The demo has been updated adding a quick game ...
  • The Line Drive for October 20
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    Posted October 20th, 2019 at 4:00 pm No Comments »
    The Line Drive is a weekly collection of news, links, deal alerts, and updates that didn’t necessarily warrant their own postings. ♦MUT training points were credited to those who lost abilities after Madden NFL 20 patch. ♦Details on the Most Feared program now live in Ultimate Team with Madden NFL 20. ♦NBA 2K20 has seen the amounts of VC earned in career mode cut dramatically. ♦NBA 2K20 for Xbox One and PlayStation 4 price drop down to $39. ♦Another patch and a new mode is exp...
  • The Line Drive for October 13
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    Posted October 13th, 2019 at 3:45 pm No Comments »
    The Line Drive is a weekly collection of news, links, deal alerts, and updates that didn’t necessarily warrant their own postings. ♦Another patch went out with only a few details of changes made for NBA 2K20. ♦Amazon has Madden NFL 20 on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC for just $40. ♦Amazon has NHL 20 digital code for Xbox One for just $39. ♦Sony officially announced the PlayStation 5 with release planned holiday 2020. ♦The latest promotional tie-in features Stranger Things com...
  • The Line Drive for October 6
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    Posted October 6th, 2019 at 9:15 am No Comments »
    The Line Drive is a weekly collection of news, links, deal alerts, and updates that didn’t necessarily warrant their own postings. ♦Big step towards the return of a college football video game doesn't mean it is imminent. ♦Reaction from the NCAA and Pac-12 to California likeness law hints at the fight ahead. ♦Florida may be next after having introduced similar legislation late in the week. ♦Reminder that MLB The Show 19 is now free to all PS Plus members on PlayStation 4. ♦Det...
  • The Line Drive for September 29
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    Posted September 29th, 2019 at 9:30 am No Comments »
    The Line Drive is a weekly collection of news, links, deal alerts, and updates that didn’t necessarily warrant their own postings. ♦EA Sports has responded to various issues raised with FIFA 20 since its release. ♦Developer blog goes into the controller customization available in FIFA 20. ♦The first Event called Fantasy Hockey is now active in NHL 20 Ultimate Team. ♦Latest patch for Madden NFL 20 makes gameplay adjustment related to Enforcers. ♦Details on the latest content re...
  • The Line Drive for September 22
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    Posted September 22nd, 2019 at 6:00 pm No Comments »
    The Line Drive is a weekly collection of news, links, deal alerts, and updates that didn’t necessarily warrant their own postings. ♦Details on the latest patch affecting gameplay and more for Madden NFL 20. ♦Salary Cap mode is being updated with new parameters in Madden NFL 20. ♦Amazon has FIFA 20 standard pre-orders with price guarantee for just $50.94. ♦Developer blog goes into the D-Pad tactics available to utilize in FIFA 20. ♦Developer blog goes into the FUT Icons that ...
  • The Line Drive for September 15
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    Posted September 15th, 2019 at 9:15 am No Comments »
    The Line Drive is a weekly collection of news, links, deal alerts, and updates that didn’t necessarily warrant their own postings. ♦The first patch for NBA 2K20 addressed some of the early issues with the game. ♦Review of NBA 2K20 which will be a very good game at some point in the future. ♦The reasons behind NBA 2K20's unprecedented Trending at #1 on Twitter last week. ♦NBA 2K20 is currently the second worst reviewed game of all-time on Steam. ♦NBA 2K20 also stands as worst-r...
  • Press Row Podcast: NBA 2K20’s Rocky Launch
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    Posted September 13th, 2019 at 7:00 pm No Comments »
    NBA 2K20 arrived with its usual high expectations from its huge number of fans only to be met by frustrated consumers who campaigned to get their voices heard through social media. The result was the unprecedented achievement of getting the hashtag #fix2k20 to become the top trending topic on Twitter due to hundreds of thousands of tweets attached. In this episode of the Press Row Podcast we discuss the various issues that led to the uprising and what such a movement means for the NBA 2K fra...