Category Archives: Sports
Thu, Nov 14, 2013 | 12:06 GMT
Football Manager Handheld 2014 will launch on iOS and Android midnight UK time, publisher Sega has confirmed. They’ve also send us a list of new features and revisions.
Thu, Nov 14, 2013 | 14:04 GMT
Over 10 million people illegally downloaded Football Manager 2013, and its developer knows the IP address of every single one of them.
Tue, Nov 12, 2013 | 22:25 GMT
EA has released a sizzle video showing off some of the next-gen games hitting PS4 and Xbox One from today.
Tue, Nov 12, 2013 | 22:03 GMT
Mario & Sonic at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games will release in North America on Friday as a standalone game or through a Wii Remote Plus bundle. According to the press release sent to us, the the bundle will come with a blue Remote Plus for $59.99. It’s a deal, really, as the game itself retails for $49.99, meaning you are getting and extra Remote Plus for $10 instead of the usual $35.99 – give or take on price. Have a look at it on Amazon.
Tue, Nov 12, 2013 | 12:22 GMT
Kinect Sports: Rivals will utilise a new ‘Champions’ AI system using Xbox One’s cloud functionality. Rare’s Danny Isaac has discussed how the system works in a new interview.
Tue, Nov 12, 2013 | 08:04 GMT
The Android and iOS version of FIFA 14 has been downloaded 26 million times, according to EA. It’s coming to Windows Phone soon, too. The mobile version is free-to-play, and EA has not given any details of how it’s performing financially, but it topped the App Store’s free games chart in 148 countries, and charted in the top ten grossing iPhone games in 155 countries.
Sat, Nov 09, 2013 | 20:34 GMT
Next-gen versions of NBA 2K14 will contain a new mode called MyGM which allows players to oversee their entire basketball organization in game, and Real Voice which brings audio from actual NBA interviews directly into the game.
Fri, Nov 08, 2013 | 00:35 GMT
Grudge Match: Street Basketball, from the creator of Madden, aims to give players more freedom over how they play than any other sports game.
Fri, Nov 08, 2013 | 08:28 GMT
FIFA 14 has a new video available in which producer Nick Channon shows PS4 and Xbox One gameplay as the Elite Technique and In-Air features are discussed.
Thu, Nov 07, 2013 | 19:50 GMT
NBA 2K14 has a new video available, showing off the title’s Eco-Motion Engine which brings to life crowd reactions, atmosphere, coaching strategies, real player voices, and dynamic player animations.
Thu, Nov 07, 2013 | 14:19 GMT
Wii Sports Club has launched, and today, two offerings are available: Bowling and Tennis. Each are being offered individually via the eShop for €9.99/£8.99 each or through a one-day pass for €1.99/£1.79. Other sports activities such as baseball, boxing, and golf will be offered at a later date.
Thu, Nov 07, 2013 | 12:48 GMT
Kinect Sports: Rivals developer Rare had to improvise many of the game’s control methods while Microsoft continued development of the Xbox One hardware. Despite ever-evolving features coming out of the Redmond team, Rare had no problem keeping up with advancements.
Wed, Nov 06, 2013 | 23:34 GMT
The original Kinect was “80% magical” according to Rare executive producer Danny Isaac, because it sometimes worked and sometimes couldn’t figure out “what the hell was going on”. Due to the “higher fidelity” of Kinect 2 however, Rare has been able to deal with its “unfinished business” of making a challenging, core-focused Kinect Sports game.
Wed, Nov 06, 2013 | 20:01 GMT
NBA Live 14 has a new video available showing you what you can expect when the game hits stores on November 19 on PS4 and Xbox One in North America. Basically, if something happens to a player during the season, the stats change, et cetera, it will be added to the game “the very next day.” Hear all about it below.
Wed, Nov 06, 2013 | 17:13 GMT
Wii Sports Club may see a retail release in the future, instead of being an eShop exclusive, according to Nintendo president Satoru Iwata.
Wed, Nov 06, 2013 | 05:33 GMT
Frozen Synapse developer, Mode 7, has announced its next game, Frozen Endzone, will open its public beta at the end of November.
Wed, Nov 06, 2013 | 04:31 GMT
EA has confirmed that EA Sports UFC will run at 1080p and render at 30 frames per second on the Playstation 4 and Xbox One.
Tue, Nov 05, 2013 | 20:58 GMT
Kinect Sports Rivals runs at 1080p and 30fps on Xbox One, according to Rare’s executive producer Danny Isaac, but there’s more to the next-gen offering than just pixels, frames, and rendering.
Tue, Nov 05, 2013 | 14:55 GMT
FIFA 14′s third title update is live on PC and will be released for consoles later this week. The update addresses connectivity issues, and instances of freezing and crashing in several game modes.
Tue, Nov 05, 2013 | 14:19 GMT
PES 2014 will be updated later this month wither better facial quality for 800 player faces along, new kits, and the long-awaited 11 vs 11 multiplayer mode. Data Pack 2 will be a free update and will include all transfers made over the season, and enhancements to the chat elements have been made alongside gameplay tweaks. A new ‘Team Play’ lobby system has will also be incorporated, as well as online competitions and Master League Online competitions to the game’s Competition Mode. New screenshots are below.