The mode is back and better than ever...
A look at this year's NHL game from EA Sports.
PES is back with a strong year on the pitch.
NASCAR is back on consoles, is it worth your time?
Operation Sports Content
Tuesday, July 10, 2007
GameSpy has posted some NBA Live 08 screenshots.
06:07 PM - July 10, 2007. Posted by ExtremeGamer.XBoxic has the scoop.
"The man England fans love to hate, Cristiano Ronaldo, is to have his face plastered all over PES 2008 boxes and related paraphernalia. The game is due out on every major format except the Wii sometime during the Autumn of this year."
Team XBox has the scoop.
"2K Sports, the sports publishing label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc., announced today that Jason Spezza, first-line center for the Ottawa Senators, has been named cover athlete and official spokesman for NHL® 2K8, 2K Sports’ top-rated NHL video game for five years in row*."
Team XBox has the scoop.
"2K Sports, the sports publishing label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc., announced today that All-Pro Football 2K8 has officially gone gold for both Xbox 360™ video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system."
05:49 PM - July 10, 2007. Posted by ExtremeGamer.Nintendo Wii-Universe has posted some Mario & Sonic At The Olympic Games screenshots.
CVG has posted some Project Gotham Racing 4 screenshots.
"7 news screenshots from Project Gotham Racing 4 officially lift the lid on the inclusion of bikes in the sequel.
"...this brings a massive new dimension to PGR racing", says developer Bizarre in an extensive in-house preview on the two-wheel racing. "The game will feature both cars and bikes on the same track at the same time, with unique 'Gotham style' handling. One thing's for sure: this isn't bikes as you've seen them before...""
CVG has posted some Pro Evo Soccer 2008 screenshots.
" Konami has announced that Cristiano Ronaldo, midfielder for the Portugese national footy team, is to be the face of PES 2008 in Europe. Expect to see his mug splashed across the game box, and any cardboard stands clogging up the aisles of your local game shops. It's unconfirmed as to whether he'll be smiling."
Another hot day, and no rain, getting tired of watching my yard die. A week until NCAA Football!!! Onto the links...
- Two new Destroy All Humans games coming
- PS3's sales are booming since price drop
- Watch Microsoft's E3 Press Conference Live
- The XBox 360 mini-keyboard coming 9/4
- Haze to be PS3 exclusive?
- Take Two determined to release Manhunt 2
- New DDR game coming
- Ace Combat 6 demo coming this week
- Metal Gear Solid 4 to the 360?
- First in-game screenshot from Killzone 2
NFL TOUR PROVIDES A BRAND NEW AND EXCITING ARCADE FOOTBALL EXPERIENCE ON NEXT GEN CONSOLES
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., July 10, 2007 – Electronic Arts Inc., (NASDAQ: ERTS) today announced that NFL Tour, a new NFL licensed arcade football video game, will make its way to the Xbox 360™ video game and entertainment system and the PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system January 2008. NFL Tour will bring the spectacle of a traveling NFL road show alive, with intuitive controls, fast-paced gameplay, and visually stunning graphics - NFL Tour is action-packed.
NFL Tour is a new NFL licensed video game that offers players a fun and engaging experience with the NFL and its talented players. Gamers will be able to embark on a fictional NFL road show. With real NFL players as teammates, players will travel across the country to play against each of the NFL teams in newly designed stadiums. As players defeat each of the NFL squads, they come one step closer to winning a NFL contract.
"We are extremely excited about our new arcade football game, NFL Tour, which will provide players with a brand new exciting football experience,” said Executive Producer Dale Jackson. "NFL Tour is a fun, action-packed football game that will appeal not only to football enthusiasts, but also to casual gamers.”
NFL Tour is developed by the EA Tiburon studio in Orlando, FL best known for the award winning Madden NFL Football and NCAA Football® franchises, as well as the NFL Street franchise, and NFL Head Coach introduced in 2006. For more information about NFL Tour, please visit www.easports.com/nfltour.
10:36 AM - July 10, 2007. Posted by Steve_OS.We have just posted our impressions of the NCAA Football 08 demo. Find out what Clay Shaver has to say about the recently added demo available on the Marketplace.
"When the marketing wizards at gaming giant EA Sports coined the term Maddenoliday to represent that special Tuesday in August when the latest version of Madden hit, it instantly became the Christmas Day of sports gaming. Madden comes will all of the tradition, pageantry and, frankly, the commercial exposure that we’ve become so use to during the real Christmas season.
So with Maddenoliday being officially marked Christmas, it’s only fair to call the release of NCAA Football, EA Sports other football juggernaut, Thanksgiving. The similarities are pretty startling. It’s a month before Christmas. You wait for it with great anticipation. You fill yourself with goodness. Then you plop your butt down in front of the TV for four days never to see the light of day till Monday. Sounds like NCAA to me!
With our metaphor firmly intact, we celebrated one of the great unknown holidays and traditions this morning at 5:00a EST. When the NCAA Football 08 official demo hit the Xbox Live Marketplace, I couldn’t help but deem it the “night before Thanksgiving.” If you’re not familiar with the night before Thanksgiving as a holiday, it’s largely considered, yet often debated, the biggest bar night of the year. With pretty much every person in the free world off work on Thanksgiving Day, save those poor souls at the Butterball hotline, that Wednesday night is spent by millions of people giving thanks to hops and barley at their favorite watering hole."
For those living under a rock, the NCAA Football 08 demo is available on the Marketplace. Quite a few impressions in the Forums, so head on over.
Gamersyde has posted some Sega Rally screenshots.
"Sega just unveiled 6 new screens of Sega Rally, still scheduled for October. Unfortunately for Sega, DiRT is already on stores and the comparison is obvious. Let's hope they can surprise us in a better way with the next showing of the game, hands-on."
07:10 AM - July 10, 2007. Posted by Steve_OS.IGN has posted WWE SmackDown! vs. Raw 2008 video interviews for the following systems:
07:10 AM - July 10, 2007. Posted by Steve_OS.N-Europe has posted some Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games screenshots.
"Nintendo and Sega have released the first screenshots for the upcoming game Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games.
Gone are the days of getting the message "Not cool enough" when you enter "Sonic" as your name in a Nintendo game, and here is the first game that sees Mario and Sonic pitting out against each other.
Due out this November on both Wii and DS, Mario & Sonic will see the cast of Mario and Sonic games (including Mario, Sonic, Luigi, Tails, Peach, Eggman/Robotnic, Knuckles and Bowser) pitting against each other to win the Olympics - plus it's an official Beijing 2008 product."