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2K Sports scrubs MLB 2K from existence

2K Sports scrubs MLB 2K from existence

2K Sports' run with the Major League Baseball license has come to a rather unceremonious end. After last year's abysmally-rated foul ball known as MLB 2K13, the publisher's license expired and all connections between the two parties have been severed completely.

Read more: Baseball now console-exclusive »

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WWE 2K14 DLC debuts Big E Langston and Fandango

WWE 2K14 DLC debuts Big E Langston and Fandango

2K Sports has announced a new round of DLC offerings for WWE 2K14, which will bring some new playable characters to 2K's debut wrestling game. The WWE Superstars and Moves Pack will be headlined by rising star and new Intercontinental Champion, Big E Langston, along with dancer extraordinaire, Fandango (which is pronounced FAHN-DAHN-GO!). The DLC will also feature new playable Divas, the Bella Twins and Fandango's dance partner, Summer Rae.

Watch: Superstars and Divas trailers »

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NBA 2K14 debuts 'Real Voice' interviews

NBA 2K14 debuts 'Real Voice' interviews

Much of the nuclear escalation that is yearly sports game releases comes down to how real the game is getting. The visuals look more real, the animations become more real, and real stats are plugged in to make it the realest real that ever real. 2K Sports recently took the wraps off another really-real feature for NBA 2K14: 'Real Voice.'

Watch: "They play hard, they play together" »

"Would there be any legal ramifications of using their voices in the game?"
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MyNBA2K14 app lets you earn in-game currency

MyNBA2K14 app lets you earn in-game currency

As is all the rage these days, NBA 2K14 has a companion app. Through it, you'll be able to earn Virtual Currency (VC) for use in the console versions of the game--up to 2000 VC every 24 hours. In addition, the app offers access to leaderboards, player profiles, and stats from the career. You can also build a card collection of current and former NBA players and battle them in the MyTeam Mobile mode.

Read more: Download the app »

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NBA 2K14 next-gen video focuses on 'Eco-Motion'

NBA 2K14 next-gen video focuses on 'Eco-Motion'

NBA 2K14 is arguably one of the best-looking games available at launch. 2K Sports has released a new five minute video focusing on its "Eco-Motion Engine."

"Gone are the days of pre-canned animations that must play out exactly as they were mocapped. Now, players adjust their movements based on the environment around them. Jumpshots will change midair, dribble moves will alter in between dribbles, and players will land in a unique way following every thunderous dunk or block. No two animations will ever appear exactly the same," 2K Games community manager Ronnie Singh wrote on the PlayStation.Blog.

Watch: Five minutes of NBA 2K14 »

"Jump shots are RNG checks influenced by how covered you are, your shot timing, what animation ..."
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NBA 2K14 next-gen screenshots show off updated MyGM & MyCareer modes

NBA 2K14 next-gen screenshots show off updated MyGM & MyCareer modes

Many consider NBA 2K14 to be one of the prettiest games available for the launch of the next generation. But the upcoming PS4 and Xbox One version of 2K Sports' basketball game isn't just about good looks. There's also new content to be found, as well.

For example, there's the return of MyGM mode, which has been completely reimagined over previous iterations. After creating a new basketball athlete, player swill become GMs, negotiating new contracts and building relationships through a new conversation engine.

See: New next-gen screenshots »

"PC version is the current gen version. Not even in this version's league. NBA Live 98 your ..."
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NBA 2K14 next-gen trailer unleashes Phil Collins

NBA 2K14 next-gen trailer unleashes Phil Collins

When did Phil Collins become the go-to artist for dramatic video game trailers? After "taking down the terror" in Dead Space 3, Collins' ephemeral voice haunts us in NBA 2K14's "OMG" trailer, which shows off plenty of next-gen visuals running on PS4. Oh em gee, indeed.

Watch: King James and the crew »

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WWE 2K14 preview: Wrestle-Mania

WWE 2K14 preview: Wrestle-Mania

WWE 2K14 is the first game in the series to come from the aftermath of THQ. New publisher 2K Sports couldn't have picked a better time to pull in the reins. Celebrating the 30th anniversary of WrestleMania, 2K14 packs a number of new features and modes that should appeal to wrestling fans--especially those that have a penchant for nostalgia.

Read more: Road to WrestleMania, The Streak, and more »

"I cannot wait to get my hands on this title. My wife is less thrilled."
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NBA 2K14 commercial shows off PS4 & Xbox One in action

NBA 2K14 commercial shows off PS4 & Xbox One in action

NBA 2K14 is out today... but on current-gen systems. To tease you with what you could be playing next month, 2K Sports has put out a short commercial showing off the PS4 and Xbox One versions of their basketball game. Unfortunately, it's mostly footage of Lebron James, but stick with it towards the end to see new seconds of what next-gen basketball looks like.

Watch: Can you tell what's real and what's not? (Yes) »

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NBA 2K14 video explains 'pro stick controls'

NBA 2K14 video explains 'pro stick controls'

The NBA 2K series has gradually geared shooting to the right thumbstick, whether it's a jump shot, a lay-up, or a dunk. 2K Sports seeks to expand on the right thumbstick's use in NBA 2K14 by also tying it to dribbling.

Watch: Behind-the-back, between-the-legs »

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WWE 2K14 roster revealed

WWE 2K14 roster revealed

2K Games has revealed the full roster for their first WWE brawler, WWE 2K14. There are WWE Superstars from both the past and present to help you relive some of your past Wrestlemania fantasies, as well as "Retro" characters that feature Superstars in classic attire, like Thuganomics-era John Cena and old-school zombie Undertaker.

Read more: The full list of Superstars and Divas »

"I only know of 18 wrestlers from the current lineup...... But I know of all the classics! ..."
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NBA 2K14 features LeBron James 'Path to Greatness' mode on PS3 and 360

NBA 2K14 features LeBron James 'Path to Greatness' mode on PS3 and 360

LeBron James is not only the cover athlete for NBA 2K14, but he'll be getting his own game mode as well. For current-gen consoles, Visual Concepts is introducing "Path to Greatness," which lets you explore possible futures for King James.

Read more: Stick with the Heat, or go on a 'Fantastic Journey' »

"IMO his arc will be one more season with Miami , title or not he's coming back to Cleveland and ..."
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WWE 2K14 welcomes openly gay superstar Darren Young to this year's roster

WWE 2K14 welcomes openly gay superstar Darren Young to this year's roster

WWE Superstar Darren Young made headlines yesterday after publicly coming out as a gay athlete, making his the first openly gay member of the active WWE roster. He's been congratulated by many of his peers for his courage and 2K Sports is among them, as they've formally announced that Young will be a part of the WWE 2K14 lineup.

Read more: 2K's statement »

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NBA 2K14 bringing back Crew mode

NBA 2K14 bringing back Crew mode

NBA 2K14 is starting out as a current-gen release, with PlayStation 4 and Xbox One releases following sometime later. That doesn't mean that it's stagnating, though, as 2K has outlined some of the new features we can expect on the current-gen platforms, including the return of Crews.

Read more: 5-man Crews, dynamic roster »

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30 Years of Wrestlemania mode adds classic matchups to WWE 2K14

30 Years of Wrestlemania mode adds classic matchups to WWE 2K14

2014 will mark the arrival of WrestleMania 30. So, of course WWE 2K14 will commemorate the occasion.

This year's iteration of the wrestling game will feature "30 Years of WrestleMania" mode, a single-player campaign that recreates highlights from the past three decades of WWE. You'll be able to relive WrestleMania 3's match between Hulk Hogan and Andre the Giant. You can replay the WrestleMania 28 battle between The Rock and John Cena. And because the "30 Years" mode captures so many big matches, it means the roster for WWE 2K14 will be quite extensive.

Read more: Era-specific video filters, too »

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