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.
EA Sports has announced that NHL 14 will feature a retro mode called 1994 Anniversary Mode, in which the game reverts back to the style of the game 20 years ago.
The murder charges against Aaron Hernandez continues to have repercussions. After his former team, the New England Patriots, not only released him two hours after his arrest, they offered to exchange his jersey for others of equal value and are turning those jerseys into compost. Now, EA Sports is striking the football player from their American football games.
EA Sports has made some widespread improvements in NHL 14, and in a new developer diary, gameplay producer Ben Ross goes into what went into the goalies.
Fans of European basketball will be pleased to know that 14 of the 24 regular group stage teams of the Turkish Airlines Euroleague will be available in NBA 2K14.
2K Games has released the first trailer for WWE 2K14, which shows off gameplay and some of the career mode that will be found in the pro wrestling title, mixing it with live action footage, with classic wrestlers old and new.
2K Games has started a cover contest for its upcoming WWE-licensed game WWE 2K14, the publisher's first wrestling game under the 2K Sports banner.
EA Sports has released a demo of NCAA Football 14, their college football title, on Xbox Live Marketplace and PlayStation Network. The demo features three matchups, including a neutral site game - a first for the series. The demo also includes a tutorial mode.
LeBron James is involved in the NBA Finals right now, but 2K Sports has announced that he will be the cover athlete of NBA 2K14, which will be released on the 1st October on PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. 2K Sports also announced that the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions would be released after the current gen.
Electronic Arts has announced that NBA Live 14 will be a next-gen console title only, as it will be released only for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
The upcoming FIFA 14 has just received a teasing gameplay trailer full of words like 'pure shot', 'precision movement' and the ever-clear 'sprint dribble turns'. This is the gameplay of the current gen FIFA 14.
Remember that EA Sports is only using their new fancier engine for Xbox One and PlayStation 4, while Xbox 360, PS3 and PC will use the current tech from FIFA 13. It's out September 27th in Europe.
Expect some elaborate monologues and boss fights in the next Pro Evolution Soccer as Konami says PES 2014 is using an "all-new engine" in the series as it adopts Kojima's Fox Engine from Metal Gear.
The PES team in Tokyo have "extended and enhanced" Fox Engine to meet the "complex demands" of PES. It lets the developers 'throw off the shackles' of previous tech limitations, says Konami.
Sports Interactive Director Miles Jacobsen has announced that Football Manager 2013 is the best-selling game in the series, reaching back through its Championship Manager days in the 1990's.
EA Sports has announced that FIFA 14 will be launching for PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 on the 24th September 2013 in North America, and the 27th September 2013 worldwide.