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Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Willie Reed Jr. has managed to leak out some NBA 2K17 video footage confirming David Aldridge and Brent Barry in the game.

NBA2KGames grabbed a copy of one of the videos here.

UPDATE: The videos have been removed, but we definitely saw David Aldridge and heard Brent Barry on the commentary team in NBA 2K17. In another video, you could hear Doris Burke and Greg Anthony. Is Clark Kellogg gone? Could we see multiple commentary teams in the game? Let the speculation begin.

Game: NBA 2K17Hype Score: 8.5/10 - Vote Now
Platform: PC / PS3 / PS4 / Xbox 360 / Xbox OneVotes: 11 - View All
08:29 PM - August 24, 2016. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

More NBA 2K17 player ratings are being revealed by the actual NBA players on Twitter. Below are the ones that have tweeted so far, click the links below for a screenshot of the player in NBA 2K17.Your thoughts?

Previously released player ratings:

Game: NBA 2K17Hype Score: 8.5/10 - Vote Now
Platform: PC / PS3 / PS4 / Xbox 360 / Xbox OneVotes: 11 - View All

The team of Brandon Gaudin (play-by-play) and analyst Charles Davis have been spending more time in the EA Sports studio lately, with plans to continue throughout the NFL season. These commentary updates will arrive in Madden NFL 17 according to their schedules.

With that said, let us know what you're hearing in the latest update.

Game: Madden NFL 17Reader Score: Vote Now
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Mentioned back in June, it is now official. Fans of NBA 2K17 on the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 will be able to scan their faces into the game with the upcoming mobile companion app, MyNBA2K17. Scheduled to arrive on September 8, the app also includes the collectible NBA 2K themed card game, MyTEAM Mobile, which allows players to collect their favorite NBA player cards and legends to challenge other competitors across the world in quick games, season tournaments, and weekly special events including Rivals Clash and Road to the Championship.

No official word for PC users, but we will update this post if we hear more. You can read the full press release below.

UPDATE: We received confirmation that the face scan app is exclusive to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One users, no support for PC users.

NBA 2K Announces 2016 NBA Rookie of the Year Karl-Anthony Towns as MyNBA2K17 App Icon Cover Athlete

2K today revealed that 2016 NBA Rookie of the Year and Minnesota Timberwolves superstar Karl-Anthony Towns will appear as the app icon cover athlete for MyNBA2K17, the new mobile companion application to NBA 2K17 set to launch on September 8, 2016. Available for free in the App Store for iOS and on Google Play for Android, MyNBA2K17 directly connects players to the console version of NBA 2K17, with a variety of features that enhance the game experience including the debut of all-new facial simulation technology, enabling fans to bring their visual appearance to Xbox One and PlayStation 4 versions of NBA 2K17 through their mobile device. MyNBA2K17 also includes the collectible NBA 2K themed card game, MyTEAM Mobile, which allows players to collect their favorite NBA player cards and legends to challenge other competitors across the world in quick games, season tournaments, and weekly special events including Rivals Clash and Road to the Championship.

Additional features include:
•​ Ability to earn Virtual Currency daily for NBA 2K17
•​ Pick and win mini-games leveraging live NBA game stats
•​ Shop for console items while on-the-go from an expanded MyPLAYER Store
•​ Buy and sell cards on the Auction House
•​ Watch 2KTV anytime on your mobile device

“I’ve been a dedicated NBA 2K fan since I was young, and being selected as the face of MyNBA2K17 is an incredible milestone this early in my career,” said Karl-Anthony Towns, who was also selected to the All-NBA Rookie First Team, as a result of stellar play during his first year with the Timberwolves. “Playing MyNBA2K and NBA2K is an essential part of my offseason and keeps me grounded during the season with all my travel. I love that I will have the opportunity to connect further with my fans through MyNBA2K17.”

The new app will be available for free in the App Store for iOS and on Google Play for Android with the opportunity for additional in-game purchases on September 8, 2016.

Game: NBA 2K17Hype Score: 8.5/10 - Vote Now
Platform: Android / iOS / PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 11 - View All
08:47 AM - August 24, 2016. Posted by MMChrisS. Written by Mike Lowe


I'll admit to being someone who read about Madden 17's "Play The Moments" (PTM) as being something gimmicky that I probably wouldn't touch. I have never trusted the Super Sim engine of Madden, and I like to play out all of my games in their entirety. But, I wanted to check it out anyway as it is one of Connected Franchise Mode's (CFM) new features for Madden 17.

What I wasn't expecting was that I would actually really like the feature, and plan to use it in my solo CFM.

Read More - Madden NFL 17: Play the Moments Is Better Than You Expect

Game: Madden NFL 17Reader Score: Vote Now
Platform: Xbox 360 / PS3 / PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 0 - View All
04:42 AM - August 24, 2016. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

Weedens has posted a new tutorial for PES 2017, showing how to perform various skill moves in the game.

Game: PES 2017Hype Score: 9/10 - Vote Now
Platform: PS3 / PC / PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 4 - View All
Tuesday, August 23, 2016

The Madden NFL 17 team have just announced their Franchise Mode website will not be available at launch. They shifted their focus towards a Native Mobile Companion App early in the development process. We will post updates as we hear more.

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Early on during our development cycle, the team decided that we would shift our focus from maintaining and supporting the Franchise Mode website in favor of developing a Native Mobile Companion App. At launch of Madden NFL 17, there will not be a Franchise Mode website for you to go to and interact with your league. As for a potential Companion App – we are still exploring the possibilities and will be quick to update you as and when information becomes available.

Source - EA Sports

Game: Madden NFL 17Reader Score: Vote Now
Platform: Xbox 360 / PS3 / PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 0 - View All
03:30 PM - August 23, 2016. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

EA Sports has just revealed the top 50 rated players in NHL 17. Head over to the official site to see plenty of other attribute ratings.

50. Evgeny Kuznetsov
49. John Carlson
48. Max Pacioretty
47. Oliver Ekman-Larsson
46. Marc-Andre Fleury
45. Corey Crawford
44. Jakub Voracek
43. Ryan McDonagh
42. Brent Seabrook
41. Alex Pietrangelo
40. Kris Letang
39. Joe Thornton
38. Roman Josi
37. Kevin Shattenkirk
36. Mark Giordano
35. Patrice Bergeron
34. Johnny Gaudreau
33. Taylor Hall
32. Pekka Rinne
31. Dustin Byfuglien
30. Claude Giroux
29. Corey Schneider
28. Corey Perry
27. P.K. Subban
26. Marc-Edouard Vlasic
25. Nicklas Backstrom
24. Ryan Getzlaf
23. Joe Pavelski
22. Henrik Lundqvist
21. Tyler Seguin
20. Victor Hedman
19. Brent Burns
18. Braden Holtby
17. Erik Karlsson
16. Jonathan Quick
15. Ryan Suter
14. Evgeni Malkin
13. John Tavares
12. Duncan Keith
11. Vladimir Tarasenko
10. Anze Kopitar
9. Carey Price
8. Steven Stamkos
7. Shea Weber
6. Jonathan Toews
5. Alex Ovechkin
4. Drew Doughty
3. Patrick Kane
2. Jamie Benn
1. Sidney Crosby

Game: NHL 17Hype Score: 7/10 - Vote Now
Platform: PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 16 - View All
03:25 PM - August 23, 2016. Posted by Steve_OS.

NBA 2K17 player ratings are slowly being revealed. Andre Drummond has an 87 overall rating. Agree or disagree?

Game: NBA 2K17Hype Score: 8.5/10 - Vote Now
Platform: PC / PS3 / PS4 / Xbox 360 / Xbox OneVotes: 11 - View All
12:26 PM - August 23, 2016. Posted by MMChrisS. Written by Ben Vollmer

Did you catch Ben's review of Madden NFL 17? If not check it out here
!

The more we submerge ourselves in any specific sports video game, it’s almost impossible not to notice the tiny details that either make your jaw drop or linger like a festering wound. Madden 17 might be the cleanest football game to date, but it isn’t without its share of frustrations. Though, perhaps now more than ever, the “little things” are nice surprises instead of disappointing ones. Here are the three best and worst things about Madden 17.

Read More - The Three Best and Worst Things About Madden NFL 17

Game: Madden NFL 17Reader Score: Vote Now
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IGN has scheduled week 4 of their WWE 2K17 roster reveal today, with plans to release more wrestlers next week. Similar to prior weeks, they are giving you a chance to guess the wrestlers that will be revealed.

Once they finally reveal them later this afternoon, we will update this post. Until then, feel free to guess.

UPDATE: Here are the WWE 2K17 wrestlers that have been revealed today, along with Goldberg's full ring entrance, as seen in the embedded video above.
  • Alberto Del Rio
  • Big Cass
  • Big Show
  • Bray Wyatt
  • Brock Lesnar
  • Carmella
  • Chad Gable
  • Darren Young
  • Dash Wilder
  • Diamond Dallas Page
  • Earthquake
  • Enzo Amore
  • Goldberg
  • Jason Jordan
  • JBL
  • Mark Henry
  • Paige
  • Razor Ramon
  • Ric Flair
  • Rusev
  • Sami Zayn
  • Samoa Joe
  • Sasha Banks
  • Scott Dawson
  • Sheamus
  • The Miz
  • Titus O'Neil
  • Typhoon
  • Zack Ryder
Previously revealed:

Game: WWE 2K17Hype Score: 7.5/10 - Vote Now
Platform: PC / PS3 / PS4 / Xbox 360 / Xbox OneVotes: 3 - View All
01:00 AM - August 23, 2016. Posted by ecantona9. Written by Steve Noah

The PES 2017 demo is available now for Xbox One users, weighing in at 3.3 GB. Queue it up right here.

UPDATE: The demo is now available on PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4.

Play a few matches and post your impressions!

Control Reality in Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 with the demo, and experience these new gameplay features:
  • Real Touch – Players control the ball in unique ways based on where and how you control them
  • Authentic Visuals – Player models, lighting, crowds, pitch and stadiums totally revamped
  • Adaptive AI – For the first time in a football game, the AI will learn how you play and adapt accordingly
  • Natural Player Movement – Hundreds of new animations have been added to bring the players to life
  • Goalkeepers – Keepers see a great jump in their quality, through added motions and animations

Game: PES 2017Hype Score: 9/10 - Vote Now
Platform: PS3 / PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 4 - View All
Monday, August 22, 2016
07:10 PM - August 22, 2016. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

We have captured over 100 NBA 2K17 screenshots from the Friction trailer, released earlier this morning. Check them out here.

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Game: NBA 2K17Hype Score: 8.5/10 - Vote Now
Platform: PC / PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 11 - View All
05:14 PM - August 22, 2016. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

PopSci has posted their NBA 2K17 hands-on preview, as they go over physics tweaking, aiming with shot stick and more.

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To make the game more realistic, the team made sure you could no longer run or jump through an opposing player’s limbs, which was a complaint they heard repeatedly. This also means that the ball will actually ricochet off of a player’s arm or leg, making you fight for better position. The team worked on tweaking the physics of the game, allowing you to play more physically and fight for the ball like real players do.

Game: NBA 2K17Hype Score: 8.5/10 - Vote Now
Platform: PC / PS3 / PS4 / Xbox 360 / Xbox OneVotes: 11 - View All
01:23 PM - August 22, 2016. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

EA Sports has revealed the top 10 centers in NHL 17. More detailed ratings can be seen in the official blog.

Check them out and post your thoughts!
  • Sidney Crosby – Overall 95
  • Jonathan Toews – Overall 94
  • Steven Stamkos – Overall 94
  • Anze Kopitar – Overall 93
  • John Tavares – Overall 93
  • Evgeni Malkin – Overall 93
  • Tyler Seguin - Overall 92
  • Ryan Getzlaf – Overall 91
  • Nicklas Backstrom – Overall 91
  • Claude Giroux – Overall 91
Previously revealed player ratings:

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Game: NHL 17Hype Score: 7/10 - Vote Now
Platform: PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 16 - View All

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