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Dear EA, bring back NCAA games already!

We all know what happened. EA Sports was churning out NCAA Football games until 2013 when after the final entry, NCAA Football '14, lawsuits regarding amateur players getting paid put the series on hiatus. The NCAA as well as several i...

 
 
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EA got NCAA Football fans' hopes up just to dash them

Facebook fans of the EA NCAA Football franchise were treated to a seemingly ominous message this morning. The page, which has been inactive for 18 months, posted a three-second clip of a heart monitor beeping. Many took this as a clear...

 
 
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Applicant for college coaching job cites Madden skills

As the resident Destructoid staff North Dakotan, I feel oddly obligated to report whenever there's videogame news that can be tenuously tied to my home state. As such, the University of North Dakota had a recent applicant for its vacant foo...

 
 
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EA to pay tens of millions to NCAA student athletes

Electronic Arts has bought its way out of a potentially nasty class action lawsuit, for use of the names, images, and likenesses of former and current NCAA student athletes. All it cost was an undisclosed amount, vaguely referred to as "ten...

 
 
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There won't be an EA college football game next year

After stating that it would move forward to create college football games without the NCAA names and marks, Electronic Arts has confirmed today that there won't be a new game in 2014. "We have been stuck in the middle of a dispute between t...

 
 
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NPD: NCAA Football and 3DS rise to the top in July

Thursday was NPD day, a day of celebration and / or commiseration throughout the US gaming industry. The big winners in terms of hardware and software were 3DS and NCAA Football 14. This marks the third straight month that 3DS has been in t...

 
 
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NCAA not renewing EA Sports contract (Update)

[Update: Electronic Arts' official response has come from EA Sports executive vice president Andrew Wilson, who writes that the company "will continue to develop and publish college football games, but we will no longer include the NCAA na...

 
 
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Review: NCAA Football 14

I wonder if active NCAA players prefer playing Madden. Do they want to play as themselves, or their friends? Or do they want to play as the players they grew up watching, the players that made it to the big time? For many, college ball is a...

 
 
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NCAA 14: Better with physics

When I previewed NCAA Football 14 earlier this year, I noted that the best news about the game is that it uses the Infinity Engine 2, the original iteration of which made Madden 13 the best entry in the series in many years. Things are more...

 
 
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Preview: NCAA 14 getting physical, getting physics engine

NCAA Football 14 is going to be a much better game than NCAA 13. I can assure you that much because it has implemented a physics engine, the Infinity Engine 2. If the name rings familiar, the first iteration of the Infinity Engine was imple...

 
 
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Review: NCAA Football 13

"Another year, another [insert sports title],” am I right? Yes, with the autumnal winds blows in the latest crop of sports games, including the harbinger of Maddens to come, NCAA Football 13. As I am tenuously optimistic about Madden ...

 
 
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Review: NCAA Football 12

Last year, EA Sports decided to take a some risks, change up a few things and make a pretty darn good college football game. Well, apparently, we liked the experimental title enough that they decided to do something unprecede...

 
 
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NCAA Football 12 live stream happening tomorrow

Next week is when EA Sports will drop the demo for NCAA Football 12 on Xbox Live and PlayStation Network. Ahead of the demo's June 28 launch, the company has plans to interact with fans via live stream. This is going down tomorrow at 10:00 ...

 
 
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Review: NCAA Football 11

The NCAA Football series has long been considered the little brother of EA Sports’ Madden franchise, not just because it’s often received Madden features the following year. There have always been questions about how much effort...

 
 
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NCAA Football 11 demo out today on PS3 and 360

EA Sports is really excited about NCAA Football 11 -- so much so that they want you to try it out a month before the game's release. The demo features four different college football matchups: Oklahoma at Texas, Florida at Florida State, Mi...

 
 
 
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Confirmed: NCAA Football 2011 isn't coming to PSP

For those looking forward to college football on their PSP this year, you are going to be disappointed. IGN has confirmed that NCAA Football 11 will not be landing on Sony's portable gaming machine. EA doesn't really cite any reasons for th...

 
 
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Tim Tebow to grace the cover of NCAA Football 11

Reports that New England is cooling on Tim Tebow have reduced NFL draft experts to tossing out basic guesses as to where the Heisman-winning QB will end up. But while his eventual team and place in the draft is on shaky ground, we do know t...

 
 
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EA not developing an NCAA Basketball title 'at this time'

You had to look real hard to not see it, but EA omitted NCAA Basketball from its fiscal 2011 lineup of games, which also featured cooler, hipper stuff like "Monopoly Title TBA" and "Hasbro Littlest Pet Shop Title TBA." Digging a bit deeper ...

 
 
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GameStop hosting midnight launch events for NCAA Football 10

Over 1,300 GameStop stores across the country are going to be hosting midnight launch events for NCAA Football 10 on July 13. There will be a tournaments where you’ll be able to win a NCAA Football 10 t-shirt and a NCAA Football 10 X...

 
 
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NCAA 09 patch details

EA is aware that NCAA Football 2009 has some unfortunate and glaring issues. The first patch to the game is expected around next week. It is set to resolve both the nasty roster glitch and reordering depth chart issue. According to Pasta Pa...

 
 
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EA announces All-Play umbrella for the Wii

The casual gamer is a popular fellow nowadays. Nearly every publishing giant is seeking him out, culling to his desire, whim, and limited amount of playing time. Thus far this generation, no other console has sated the casual taste more tha...

 
 
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Create your own NCAA Football 09 cover at Sam's Club

Remember all those posts I did on EA’s staggered reveals of the coverboys for the different console versions of NCAA Football 09? Well, if you’re planning on picking up the game at Sam’s Club, none of that is going to matt...

 
 
 
 




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