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Madden NFL 16 video includes Dave Franco, Christopher Mintz-Plasse & Colin Kaepernick as Al Pacino

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 21, 2015 11:15am PDT

Think last year's video leading up to Madden NFL 15 was crazy? This year's video laughs in its face.


"FYI, the Al Pacino voice was dubbed in. It was performed by voice artist and Al Pacino ..."

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FIFA 16 Impressions: Reworking The Beautiful Game

By Steven Wong, Aug 06, 2015 3:15pm PDT

FIFA 16 is looking to be a more balanced game than ever before, with practically every system reworked for better realism. Even novices like us can jump and quickly learn to play, but how well are these lessons? Our impressions.


"y do the player models still look stiff as shit? it's so weird. the animation's pretty fluid ..."

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Gamescom 2015: FIFA 16 introduces fantasy Fut Draft

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 05, 2015 1:53am PDT

FIFA 16 is getting a fantasy element with the introduction of a new Fut Draft mode.


Madden NFL 16 Impressions: When Fantasy Football and Card Strategy Collide

By Steven Wong, Aug 04, 2015 3:00pm PDT

Madden NFL 16 introduces Draft Champions mode, a mix of fantasy football and card strategy. We go hands-on with the game to find out if middling Hearthstone skills can help us become better Madden players.


NHL 16 Hands-On Impressions: Turning the Ice Into a Level Playing Field

By Steven Wong, Aug 03, 2015 2:30pm PDT

Shacknews goes hands-on with NHL16 to see if the visual trainer is enough to teach a hockey novice to a halfway decent player.


Shack Reels: NHL 16: EA Sports Hockey League, Precision movement, and more with Dean Richards

By Shack Staff, Aug 03, 2015 12:35pm PDT

Eric catches up with Dean Richards of EA Sports to talk all things NHL 16. From the EA Sports Hockey League, to the new beard mechanics in the game, its all here!


EA Sports' NHL 16 gets series' first-ever Hockey League beta next week

By Daniel Perez, Jul 22, 2015 11:55am PDT

Best of all, NHL 15 owners can get in on the beta as soon as it starts.


Alex Morgan becomes first-ever female cover athlete for FIFA 16 in US

By Daniel Perez, Jul 20, 2015 1:10pm PDT

EA Sports has announced Alex Morgan has been selected as the first-ever female cover athlete for FIFA 16 in the US, while Canada will get Christine Sinclair as their cover athlete.


"probably someone in some country that actually cares about soccer."

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E3 2015: How Madden NFL 16's new game mode emulates Hearthstone

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 15, 2015 2:00pm PDT

While the usual mechanical and animation updates are coming to Madden NFL 16 this year, one of the game's most interesting new features involves a game mode called Draft Champions, which borrows an idea from a certain digital card game.


E3 2015: FIFA 16 adds FIFA Trainer and refined mechanics

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 15, 2015 1:58pm PDT

With FIFA at the top of the video game soccer world, innovation can be challenging, but FIFA 16 will attempt to do so with the new FIFA Trainer mode.


E3 2015: NHL16 Features New EA Sports Hockey League

By Josh Hawkins, Jun 15, 2015 1:42pm PDT

EA announced during their E3 Press Conference that NHL16 would feature a new feature called EA Sports Hockey League.


"Sports Hockey is different from the Business Hockey that you normally see played, right?"

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FIFA 16 will include 12 Women's National Teams

By Ozzie Mejia, May 28, 2015 6:00am PDT

The FIFA series has represented the men's side of the beautiful game for many years, but FIFA 16 will also introduce 12 Women's National Teams for the first time.


New York Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. named Madden NFL 16 cover athlete

By Ozzie Mejia, May 13, 2015 3:58pm PDT

Only one player is left standing! It's New York Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr., who will don the cover for Madden NFL 16.


"I suppose Gronk has already had his career's share of injury setbacks, also ODB showed that he ..."

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Madden NFL 16 cover athlete finalists revealed as vote opens to Madden owners

By Ozzie Mejia, May 04, 2015 1:45pm PDT

There are four finalists for the honor of being named the cover athlete to Madden NFL 16. The vote has opened up, with Madden NFL 15 and Madden NFL Mobile users able to vote via their respective games.


"Also, Niners fans can breathe a sigh of relief. The Madden Curse says their team has suffered ..."

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EA Sports Rory McIlroy PGA Tour brings Frostbite golf in June

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 16, 2015 10:17am PDT

That's certainly not Tiger Woods on the cover. No, EA Sports has dumped the struggling Tiger and has replaced him with the new hotness for Rory McIlroy PGA Tour, which will introduce the Frostbite engine to the golf series for the first time.


"Another year of passing over Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer? WTF"

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