PC and Xbox 360 fans of FIFA 14 can get their goalkeeper mitts on the next instalment to the behemoth sports franchise today in demo form. PlayStation 3 has to wait until tomorrow - oh the injustice!
Tottenham Hotspur, Manchester City and AC Milan are among eight teams available to play as. PC, Xbox 360 and PS3 miss out on EA Sports extra goodness for Xbox One and PS4.
Electronic Arts has announced that Madden NFL 25, which is celebrating the 25th anniversary of the long-running sports series, has sold 1M units across two platforms in the past week. The game is down from the 1.65M sales in week 1 by Madden NFL 13.
SI Games has released two new "video blogs" for the upcoming footie simulator Football Manager 2014, one focusing on the updated user interface, the other focusing on the revamped news notifications.
Konami's Pro Evolution Soccer 2014 won't be getting a drop of the wet stuff as rain doesn't exist. PES community manager Adam Bhatti reveals the studio are giving sky tears a miss this year.
The reason is because they had to "overhaul the whole game" and didn't have time to squeeze it in comfortably. The absence of any Spanish stadium is down to "extremely aggressive" EA Sports.
Electronic Arts has released a new GamesCom 2013 gameplay trailer for their upcoming footie game, FIFA 14, narrated by Patrick Stewart himself. The publisher also announced that a demo would be hitting on the 10th September.
Excalibur Publishing has announced some new competition for Football Manager 2014, with its own footie simulation, Football Director 2014, priced at a budget £9.99 and coming the 13th September.
Out of the Park Developments has announced that their premiere hockey management sim, Franchise Hockey Manager 2014, will be coming on the 3rd September 2013 on PC.
Konami has released the first tutorial video for Pro Evolution Soccer 2014, which focuses on ball control. Players can also learn how the new control scheme will play out in the new football simulator.
2K Games released that a new single player campaign has been added to WWE 2K14 that will allow players to experience 30 years of WrestleMania.
EA Sports has released a new trailer showing off the Live the Life mode in NHL 14. It's a player career mode where the gamer's NHL rookie gets drafted, deals with the media, becomes a veteran, and tries to become a Hall of Famer.
2K Sports has revealed the Phenom Edition of WWE 2K14 that celebrates The Undertaker, one of the WWE legends.
During a lawsuit by former collegiate football players about Electronic Arts using their likenesses to sell their NCAA Football games, the publisher attempted to invoke First Amendment rights on the issue, stating they were permitted to use their likenesses as a part of freedom of speech.
505 Games has today announced its decision to delay Ashes Cricket 2013. Originally schedule for release on PC during the 1st Ashes series of 2013 in the United Kingdom, the release has been delayed to November 2013 when the return series starts in Australia.
One of the most popular mini-games in gaming are the FIFA Ultimate Team virtual collectible cards - as the recent hacking and phishing in previous years have proven.
Microsoft has confirmed that Kinect Sports Rivals is no longer a launch title for the Xbox One. The game is being pushed back to Spring 2014.
In less-than-shocking news, Cleveland Cavaliers star Kyrie Irving has been selected to be the cover athlete for EA Sports' return to basketball after several years, NBA Live 14.
Konami has officially announced the release date for Pro Evolution Soccer 2014. The latest edition of the pro soccer series will be released in North America on the 24th September 2013.
The original designer of the longrunning Madden
series, Robin Antonick, has been awarded more than $11M USD in damages from Electronic Arts by a California jury after a three day deliberation. The developer had sued
EA for failing to pay him royalties for what has become a massive cash cow for the publisher.
It seems that NCAA Football 14 will be the last NCAA-licensed game published by EA Sports or anyone else for a long time, as the college authority has stated it will not be renewing its license for the publisher.
The Ultimate Warrior will be the shining pre-order bonus for WWE 2K14, as he storms the 2K offices to let the studio know that he's ready to return.