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Steve Noah

Home Town: Woodbridge, VA
Sports: Football, Basketball, Baseball
Games: MLB 08: The Show, NFL 2K5, NBA 2K8, College Hoops 2K8
Teams: Dallas Cowboys, Detroit Pistons, San Francisco Giants
OS Username: Steve_OS
Tags: Live: SteveOS / PS3: Steve_OS
Wednesday, September 7, 2016
11:48 PM - September 7, 2016. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

MyNBA2K17 is available now for Android users on the Google Play Store and according to Ronnie, it is scheduled to arrive for iOS devices at 6:00 AM PST.

UPDATE: MyNBA2K17 is available now for iOS devices. Click here to grab it.

UPDATE #2: The servers are down.

UPDATE #3: The servers are up and MyTEAM Mobile seems to work, but switching over to NBA 2K17 to get a face scan, gives you the following error:

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NBA 2K17 MyGame is only available to player who have played NBA 2K17. Sign into 2KSports now?

As we hear anything, we will continue to update this post, but let us know what you're seeing.

Ronnie also mentions that you won't be able to see your scan until The Prelude is released on Friday, but you will be able to scan your face with the app.

For more information on MyNBA2K17, click here. For more information on The Prelude, click here.

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The companion app for the award-winning NBA 2K franchise is back, with MyNBA2K17. Packed with features, including the ability to scan your face into NBA 2K17 from your mobile device and daily opportunities to earn Virtual Currency, MyNBA2K17 makes it easier for you to stay in touch with NBA 2K17 on XB1 and PS4. 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, Blacktop Challenge, and in-game special events including Rivals Clash and Road to the Championship. This year’s iteration includes more cards and the biggest events yet!

Features:
  • Integration with NBA 2K17:
    • Facial Scanning with your mobile device to get YOU in NBA2K17 on XB1 and PS4
    • Earn Virtual Currency daily
    • Pick and Win mini-game using live NBA game stats
    • Shop for console items while on the go from expanded MyPLAYER Store
    • Watch 2KTV any time from your device.
  • Many ways to play with Quick Game, Season, and Blacktop Challenge game modes
  • Buy and sell cards on the Auction House
  • Over 300 new cards for the NBA’s 2016-2017 season and a wider range of historical players

Game: MyNBA2K17Reader Score: Vote Now
Platform: Android / iOSVotes: 0 - View All
11:00 PM - September 7, 2016. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

Check out the first official WWE 2K17 gameplay trailer, courtesy of IGN.

Game: WWE 2K17Hype Score: 8/10 - Vote Now
Platform: Xbox 360 / PS3 / PC / PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 6 - View All
10:00 AM - September 7, 2016. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

2K today released a new trailer highlighting the all-new NBA 2K17 MyCAREER storyline. As previously announced, players will be able to play alongside Michael B. Jordan’s character Justice Young, a rising NBA star that teams up with your MyPlayer in the path to NBA stardom. NBA 2K17’s MyCAREER experience has been completely revamped to include enhanced player creation, more dynamic interactivity, new authentic endorsement system and a new off-court AI system.

Watch the trailer here and post your thoughts.

Game: NBA 2K17Hype Score: 8.5/10 - Vote Now
Platform: Xbox 360 / PS3 / PC / PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 23 - View All
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
02:01 PM - September 6, 2016. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

The beta tag has been lifted off of Forza Motorsport: Apex today, along with a content update adding wheel support, for the free game on the Windows 10 store. The team also revealed the wheel support list for the game, all of which, will also work with the upcoming Forza Horizon 3.
  • Logitech G27 Racing Wheel
  • Logitech G25 Racing Wheel
  • Logitech G29 Racing Wheel
  • Logitech MOMO Force Feedback Racing Wheel
  • Thrustmaster T300RS
  • Thrustmaster T500 RS Gaming Wheel
  • Logitech G920 Xbox One Wheel
  • Thrust master T150
  • Thrustmaster TX Xbox One Wheel
  • Thrustmaster TMX Xbox One Wheel
  • Thrustmaster RGT Force Feedback Racing Wheel
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Note that there are additional wheels that we plan on bringing on board soon, notably Fanatec products such as the ClubSport V2 Xbox One Hub and the Fanatec CSR models. Support for these Fanatec wheels will be arriving in Apex beginning in late September, with updates for both Windows 10 and Apex. In addition, H-pattern shifters are fully supported in Apex for all Logitech wheels listed above, except for the G29, which will be added at a later date. We will be adding additional support for H-pattern shifters from other manufacturers in the future.

Game: Forza Horizon 3Reader Score: Vote Now
Platform: PC / Xbox OneVotes: 0 - View All
01:02 PM - September 6, 2016. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah


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The 2K development team traveled to all 30 NBA arenas to record and analyze the different sounds exclusive to each arena. Logging thousands of miles to bring you the most authentic experience in a sports game ever, watch how each arena in NBA 2K17 will have it's own flavor and be more realistic than ever before.

Check out the trailer and post your thoughts.

Game: NBA 2K17Hype Score: 8.5/10 - Vote Now
Platform: Xbox 360 / PS3 / PC / PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 23 - View All
09:26 AM - September 6, 2016. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

With the ability to expand the NBA from 30 teams, up to 36 teams in NBA 2K17 MyLEAGUE and MyGM modes, Forbes has posted the 10 cities available expand into.
  • Nashville Stars
  • Pittsburgh Force
  • Kansas City Knights
  • Virginia Storm
  • Vancouver Ravens
  • San Diego Surf
  • Cincinnati Lions
  • Baltimore Barons
  • Louisville Liberty
  • St. Louis Sound
They also post some details on rule changes. Make sure you give it a read.

Game: NBA 2K17Hype Score: 8.5/10 - Vote Now
Platform: Xbox 360 / PS3 / PC / PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 23 - View All
09:02 AM - September 6, 2016. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

The official Madden NFL 17 roster update is scheduled to arrive on Friday, September 9. We will post the details when they arrive.

Game: Madden NFL 17Reader Score: 8/10 - Vote Now
Platform: Xbox 360 / PS3 / PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 11 - View All
06:36 AM - September 6, 2016. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

23 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series tracks have been carefully recreated in NASCAR Heat Evolution. Find out what it took to build these iconic race tracks in the virtual world in Developer Diary video #4. You can also see intros to some of the tracks on their official YouTube channel.

Game: NASCAR Heat EvolutionReader Score: 7/10 - Vote Now
Platform: PC / PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 1 - View All
Monday, September 5, 2016
10:51 AM - September 5, 2016. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

The F1 2016 patch, which arrived a few days ago for PC users, is available now for the PlayStation 4. The patch has been submitted to Microsoft for the Xbox One and should arrive soon. We will update this post when it is available. Check out the patch notes below.

UPDATE: (9-9) The patch is available now for Xbox One, patch notes here.

Game Additions
  • Added the fuel remaining level next to the fuel mix setting in the MFD
  • Added the ability to chose whether to select a front wing change during pit stops
  • Added ability to alter fuel mix levels during the race start procedure.
  • Added braking telemetry to ghost car DRL within Time Trial
  • Added HUD area adjustment option.
  • PS4 - LIGHT BAR – Light bar now turns blue when blue flags are present and red for collisions.
General Multiplayer
  • Players on pause during multiplayer races are now driven at the speed level of the chosen AI and ghost to avoid accidents.
  • Safety Car icon has been added to the mini map in online multiplayer races.
  • Fixed a hang where a user JIPs into a session as its transitioning to a race.
  • Fixed an issue where JIPing into a practice session, quitting and rejoining prevents the player from taking control of a car.
  • Fixed an issue where game assets fail to render correctly when a client spectates an ongoing multiplayer qualifying session.
  • Fixed an issue where the AI refused to overtake a paused player during online sessions.
  • Added an icon next to the player nametag to indicate when the AI has taken control of another player in online multiplayer.
  • Fixed an issue where players could spawn in on top of each other on the grid if both players receive a 5 place grid penalty in practice
  • Fixed an issue with an incorrect position indicator on the formation lap after a driver is reset to grid.
  • Fixed an issue in multiplayer championship in which the client’s setup is forgotten after a reboot.
  • Fixed an issue where if a host left an OSQ session their ghost was the only vehicle visible for all clients and results were showing them in 1st place.
  • Multiplayer Championship – Auto save feature enabled when player client joins session.
  • Fixed an issue where accepting an invite on the race results was failing to take user into the game lobby.
  • Added option for clients to save Multiplayer Championship after host migration
  • Fixed an issue where an absent player vehicle was retiring at the start of a practice session, preventing the player dropping into multiplayer championships
  • Fixed an issue where drive through penalties were not being enforced after a Formation Lap
  • Fixed an issue where if a player quits/is disqualified from an online practice or longer qualifying session, many AI were not setting a lap time at all
  • Added ability to kick player in Online Championship if they don't have a vehicle.
  • Various other bug and stability fixes.
General Game
  • Fixed AI vehicles blocking cars on hot laps in qualifying and practice sessions.
  • Fixed AI vehicles suddenly moving off the inside line of corners and causing collisions
  • Improved AI ability to recover to track after being involved in crashes.
  • Made changes to the AI to improve overtaking along straights.
  • Improved AI ability to race closer in corners without backing out of moves.
  • AI vehicles are now able to reliably keep within the Safety Car delta times.
  • Updated safety car release frequencies to result in SC being deployed more often.
  • Updated safety car severity release frequencies – More likely to be released for the more severe accidents.
  • Practice Sessions – Re-balanced tyre management tests.
  • Improved performance and framerate within the career mode hospitality suite.
  • Fixed an issue in qualifying where the player was given new vehicle for Q2 after terminally damaging their car during Q1.
  • Fixed a crash in a 100% race replay at Singapore.
  • Fixed an issue where drive through penalties were not being enforced after a Formation Lap.
  • Fixed an issue where marbles were not sticking to tyres when driving over them on the outside of corners.
  • Fixed sector times incorrectly displaying purple on the timings screen in practice and qualifying.
  • Fixed an exploit in full qualifying where you could move up the grid after Q1 by advancing to race.
  • Fixed an issue on the strategy screen where it was possible to leave a gap in the race strategy.
  • Fixed an issue where no response was heard after requesting driver in Front or driver behind status update.
  • Fixed an issue where time trial laps that were penalised are appearing as legitimate times. - Please note this requires a leaderboard wipe to remove penalised lap times.
  • Leaderboards now display total players and ranking position.
  • Fixed a crash when attempting qualification pace practice program in FP2 and FP3.
  • Fixed a crash when selecting flashback after entering the pits.
  • Stopped the game forcing players to serve stop-go penalties whilst under safety car conditions.
  • Altered formation lap start procedure so users do not think they are starting the race.
  • Season objectives for teams in career now update at the start of a new season depending on previous seasons performance.
  • MFD - Extended the strategy timer to 30 seconds.
  • Sparks VFX is now played for plank collisions with track surface.
  • BRAZIL - PIT LANE - Speed limit sign now matches 80Kph speed limit.
  • AUSTRALIA – Pit Lane – Speed limit sign and pit limit OSD now match at 60Kph
  • Stability improvements for all game modes.
  • Various other bug and graphical fixes.
  • Various audio issues fixed and re-balanced.
  • Further updates to name filter in career mode.

Game: F1 2016Reader Score: 9.5/10 - Vote Now
Platform: PC / PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 2 - View All
10:34 AM - September 5, 2016. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

Brand new Legends are coming to FIFA Ultimate Team in FIFA 17, once again, exclusive on Xbox One and Xbox 360. Below is the list of new legends, check out the official page for more details, which includes some more player ratings.
  • Carles Puyol - Overall 90
  • Alessandro Del Piero - Overall 90
  • Paul Scholes - Overall 89
  • Marc Overmars - Overall 88
  • Rio Ferdinand - Overall 88
  • Juan Sebastian Veron - Overall 88
  • Emmanuel Petit - Overall 87
  • Luis Hernandez - Overall 87
  • Jamie Carragher - Overall 86
  • Ole Gunnar Solskjær - Overall 86

Game: FIFA 17Reader Score: Vote Now
Platform: PC / PS3 / PS4 / Xbox 360 / Xbox OneVotes: 0 - View All
Sunday, September 4, 2016
04:28 PM - September 4, 2016. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

Bud22089 has posted some more NBA 2K17 hands-on impressions, this one specifically on guard play. Check it out and post your thoughts.

If you missed his big man breakdown, click here.

Game: NBA 2K17Hype Score: 8.5/10 - Vote Now
Platform: Xbox 360 / PS3 / PC / PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 23 - View All
11:54 AM - September 4, 2016. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah
Every Sunday, we will get you caught up on the sports gaming news you might have missed during the week.


Game: Operation SportsReader Score: 8.5/10 - Vote Now
Platform: Xbox 360 / PS3 / PC / PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 19 - View All
Saturday, September 3, 2016
04:25 PM - September 3, 2016. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

Bud22089 has posted some NBA 2K17 hands-on impressions, this one specifically on the bigs. Check it out and post your thoughts.

Game: NBA 2K17Hype Score: 8.5/10 - Vote Now
Platform: Xbox 360 / PS3 / PC / PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 23 - View All
Friday, September 2, 2016
07:52 PM - September 2, 2016. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

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

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

Step up your shoe game in NBA 2K17 with all new 3D scanned shoes. Check out the trailer here and post your thoughts.

Game: NBA 2K17Hype Score: 8.5/10 - Vote Now
Platform: Xbox 360 / PS3 / PC / PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 23 - View All