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EA Introduces Madden NFL Mobile Season Score There has been much speculation about what EA was going to do with their Ultimate Team powered Madden NFL Mobile and user teams. It appears EA has chosen to reset teams to put everyone on a new playing field for a new season -- but not all progress is being reset, which is a bonus. You will retain your remaining Madden Cash balances. However coins, item binders, head to head rank, seasons completed, level and achievements will be reset to make way for the new season. The good news is, your success this year will carry over to next. Meaning the higher you bring your season score up -- the better packs you'll have when the new season starts.
"Like any NFL GM, you need to make sure you’re taking all the steps necessary this season to maximize your chances next season. Players have until Saturday, August 15 to maximize their team’s Season Score in order to gain as much of a head start on next season as possible, meaning: Players will be granted Packs at the beginning of the 2015 Madden NFL Mobile season, based on their Season Score on August 15 Your final starting roster on August 15 will be placed into the history books as a Legacy Team.* Players can visit the Trophy Room anytime to look back and enjoy your masterpiece squad from the past season, and will be available for play on a limited basis."
Are you playing Madden NFL Mobile? Do you like how EA is handling the seasonal transition? MMChrisS
Ask NHL: More NHL 16 Questions Answered, In-Game Sims Are Back, EASHL Questions
EA Sports is busy answering questions again about NHL 16 on the Ask NHL page. Here are some of the highlights from tonight: Will there be in-game simulation in be a gm? Sim Intervention is back in the game and will be a part of Be A GM. Will we be able to hire coaches this year in GM mode? If not, are there plans to add this in the future? You will not be able to hire coaches this year in GM Mode. It is something that we are continuing to look into. Will there be a Zamboni racing mode? There will not be a Zamboni racing mode. Will there be warmups? No. There won't be warm-ups in NHL 16. We have spent all of our time as a gameplay team this year focusing on the core balance of the game during play with a specific emphasis on core mechanics. Are the animations back where the offensive players try hard to stay on-sides by dragging their leg a little at the blue line, or any other animations to help the players stay on-sides better? Yes, one of our gameplay engineers spent time specifically tuning how players use a dragged skate to stay onside. We have seen some great moments where players are just barely onside using the technique before receiving a pass. In EASHL, will we be able to play 2v2, 3v3, 4v4 5v5 (like in the past) or is 6v6 the requirement? Playing 6s in EASHL is a great way to experience the game mode. However, we know that isn't the only way our fans want to play the game (that plus sometimes it's just difficult to get your...
Official MLB 15 The Show Roster Update Details (6-1-15) - J.Upton 90, N.Arenado 87 &
The official MLB 15 The Show weekly roster update is available now. The update adds 9 players and includes 141 player movements. Daddy Leagues have posted the attribute changes for the roster update. Some of the changes include Justin Upton +2 (90), Robinson Cano -5 (88), Nolan Arenado +2 (87), Jose Bautista -2 (87), Prince Fielder +3 (87), Jacob deGrom +4 (86), Michael Wacha +3 (86), Kolten Wong +3 (86), and Alex Rodriguez +4 (85). Check out all the details below:
MLB 15 The Show: Diamond Dynasty Ratings Boost Predictions (5/31/15)
Another week is almost wrapped up in Diamond Dynasty, and with no packs being released over the weekend prices have been soaring almost across the board. So with that in mind, I'll look ahead once again and try to predict who might be getting a ratings boost Monday morning. I'll be breaking the predictions into tiers based on my own confidence level.
Ratings Boost Probability: High
-Justin Upton - Upton has been ruining the baseball all season, but over the past month he's hitting for average while still hitting bombs. -Prince Fielder - I predicted Fielder would get a boost last week, and he did get a plus-2 boost. Still, he's not a Gold as of yet. He's hitting .361 on the season (second in MLB behind Dee Gordon) and .381 with 9 home runs over the last 30 days. It seems fair to assume he may go Gold this week. -Josh Donaldson - Donaldson has put together a great year in Toronto. He's received some boosts already this year, but it's hard to find many players hitting the ball better than him right now. -Paul Goldschmidt - Goldy is third in WAR, fourth in batting average, third in RBI, second in OPS. In short, he's really good. Even though he's already a Diamond, he should get a boost. -Drew Storen - Storen is second in saves, has youth on his side and is striking out over a hitter an inning. -Kyle Gibson - Gibson is a young starter that has been stuck as a Bronze to this point. But he's having a great year that includes an ERA of 1.36 over the past month. -Mike Bolsinger - This seems...
OOTP 16: Some More Advanced Tips to Success
Last week, I made some suggestions on how to get started with OOTP '16. But now that you have started your league and are ready to take control of your very own franchise, you may be wondering, "Well, what the heck do I do now?” That’s where this guide comes in to help. Read More - OOTP 16: Some More Advanced Tips to Success MMChrisS
MLB 15 The Show: Get Half off Of All Budget Items in Franchise and RTTS This Weekend!
In case you were looking for a great deal on budget items for Franchise mode as well as Road to the Show, this is the weekend made for you. All of the Franchise and Road to the Show budget items in MLB 15 The Show are half off for this weekend only! This is a great way to kickstart either your RTTS or Franchise mode efforts if you are struggling with your budget. If you have been wanting to buy any of these items, this is most certainly the weekend to do it! MMChrisS
Tour Pro Mode Details Revealed For Rory McIlroy PGA TOUR
EA Sports has just posted Tour Pro Mode details for Rory McIlroy PGA TOUR. The first thing you need to do is select a bio, which creates a little back story about your created player. Below is the list of bios with descriptions of each.
  • Prodigy - Introduced to golf at the age of two, you showed very early promise in the sport, becoming known as a prodigy in the golf community. You are considered the most exciting young prospect in golf, and your sights are set on earning your tour card in 2015.
  • Collegiate - You've recently graduated college where you were a standout performer and led your team to a national championship. Satisfied with your accomplishments at the amateur level, your focus has shifted to earning your tour card for 2015.
  • Instructor - You dedicated your life to teaching the game of golf, becoming a PGA Professional 5 years ago. You've always competed in the local PGA competitions, but now your competitive itch has you wanting to really give it a shot at earning your tour card in 2015.
After that, you can customize your player appearance and set your sill attributes. Below are some of the Tour Pro Mode details in Rory McIlroy PGA TOUR, click here to read the entire blog.
START YOUR CAREER Tour Pro Mode begins in the last tournament on the Tour. Place high enough at TPC Sawgrass to graduate to the PGA TOUR and embark on a 15-year career New this year is a feature called Quick Rounds, which allows players to complete a four-round tournament in the same amount...
NBA Live 15 Roster Update Details (5-28-15)
Another NBA Live 15 roster update has arrived this afternoon. It includes nearly 500 ratings changes and seven player accessory updates. Below is a list of some of the changes you will see in the roster update. Some of the players on the list haven't played since the playoffs started. Download the Excel spreadsheet with all of the changes here. GOING UP
  • Taj Gibson +1
  • Tristan Thompson +1
  • Clint Capela +1
  • Jordan Adams +1
  • Zach Randolph +1
  • Kyle Korver -1
  • Jeff Teague -1
  • Dennis Schroder -1
  • Paul Millsap -1
  • Derrick Rose -1
  • Joakim Noah -1
  • LeBron James -1
  • J.R. Smith -1
  • Draymond Green -1
  • Stephen Curry -1
  • Festus Ezeli -1
  • Marreese Speights -1
  • Terrence Jones -1
  • James Harden -1
  • Joey Dorsey -1
  • Pablo Prigioni -1
  • Dwight Howard -1
  • JJ Redick -1
  • Chris Paul -1
  • Spencer Hawes -1
  • Glen Davis -1
  • Kosta Koufos -1
  • Jon Leuer -1
  • Marc Gasol -1
  • Beno Udrih -1
  • Marcin Gortat -1
  • Garrett Temple -1
25 Things To Know About Madden NFL 16’s Franchise Mode (Game Informer)
Game Informer has posted 25 things to know about Madden NFL 16's Franchise Mode. Quite a few of them were not included in the official blog released earlier today. Below are a few items of interest, click here to read them all.
  • Draft classes are randomized, and the development team has tweaked the process to try and ensure better and more realistic distribution of positions drafted and where they are drafted.
  • Once your player is drafted, you'll immediately see their ratings and where they rank in the draft in terms of their overall rating.
  • Madden 16 does not include major changes to signing free agents or the available contact options. Elements missing in previous years like restricted free agents and the fifth-year option are not in the game.
  • Commissioners of online and offline leagues can apply wins or losses to other players' matches. This could come in handy if there was something that prevented a game that should have won, or if you want to advance the week to skip over a deadbeat player.
Madden NFL 16 Connected Franchise Details Revealed
EA Sports has just released Madden NFL 16 Connected Franchise details. Players can choose between offline and cloud saves. With cloud saves, you can advance weeks faster and access the league online and invite friends. The blog details confidence tuning, free practice, combine stats, scouting and much more. Below are some of the new details in Madden NFL 16 Connected Franchise, click here to read the entire blog. DYNAMIC DRIVE GOALS Each new drive contains a Drive Goal that can be completed for bonus XP and/or Confidence. Specific goals are tailored based on events in the current game to give players a unique challenge each and every game. Dynamic Drive Goals truly influence the way you play. The more goals you complete, the faster your players improve. POST-PLAY GOAL FEEDBACK The team listened to fan feedback and made it easier for players to see which goals have been completed in-game. This year, players will now see goal feedback throughout the mode. XP and Confidence updates appear next to your player at the end of each play. A new ticker at the bottom of the screen tracks goal progress and shows updates to all the goals influenced that play. Players will also notice new broadcast interface elements that celebrate completing goals. This adds up to a groundbreaking broadcast experience for Connected Franchise. WEEKLY GOALS Weekly goals have been refactored from the ground up by implementing a new quest-like system that chains goals together week to week. These goals are assigned based on performance, position, and career status and are both team-based and individual. For example, a “Breakout Running Back” goal may be triggered for rookie running...