dark        
 
 

#Sports


 photo

Shoot some B-Ball outside of the school in Street Hoop

The latest Neo-Geo arcade classic to hit modern consoles is 1994's Street Hoop, which is back to bounce on the Nintendo Switch and Xbox One.Street Hoop - also known as Street Slam and Dream Dunk - was SNK's attempt to ride the the coat-tail...

 
 
 photo

Of course Conor McGregor is on the cover of EA Sports UFC 3

Conor McGregor, the man who is guaranteed to sell the most copies of EA Sports UFC 3, is the cover athlete for EA Sports UFC 3. McGregor's highly marketable, with a wit as quick as his footwork. He's a walking soundbite who is also very go...

 
 
 photo

Put your NFL team on your Xbox One controller for $95

Statistically speaking, your favorite football team probably sucks. In a season overwashed by mediocrity, there is no team without a glaring fatal flaw. Maybe, maybe, the Eagles are the exception, but Philly fans know better than to let the...

 
 
 photo

Put Joanna Jedrzejczyk on the cover of EA Sports UFC 3

UFC has a problem that was unimaginable two years ago: It's lacking mainstream stars. Ronda Rousey has been beaten badly in her past two fights, and, even though she hasn't yet retired, UFC president Dana White doesn't expect her back. Cono...

 
 
 photo

Tennis World Tour hits PS4 next spring

The project has already been announced, but today at Paris Games Week, Sony gave us a release window for Tennis World Tour -- spring 2018. The idea is that some of the same people who worked on Top Spin are creating a new sim-heavy ten...

 
 
 
 
 photo

Check out the patch notes for NBA 2K18's huge 1.04 update

The fourth major update has landed on the latest iteration of basketball (or "B-Ball") series, NBA 2K18. The 1.04 update launched on PS4 then Xbox One this week and has just gone live on the Switch today.The extensive list of patch notes be...

 
 
 
 photo

KFC's Colonel Sanders is in WWE 2K18...this is not a joke

If it wasn't readily apparent that 2K was willing to whore itself out for a quick buck, then this new bit of news should finally convince you. For some inane reason, KFC's Colonel Sanders will be a playable character in WWE 2K18. You'll hav...

 
 
 photo

Take a deep dive into the FIFA 18 on Switch controversy

EA is very careful with its wording -- I mean, at this point, the publisher has enough experience with courting and engaging disaster -- which is why it calls FIFA 18 on Switch a "custom" edition of the game. For the longest time a lot of p...

 
 
 
 photo

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...

 
 
 
 photo

Madden AI can't stop Gun Monster

A handful of teams (Browns, Titans, Bengals, Ravens) have a formation that the AI in Madden 18 can't stop. It's called Gun Monster, and it sends the two exterior offensive linemen out wide. And while you'd think a running play with only th...

 
 
 photo

Golf Story is out this week on Nintendo Switch

[Update: Nintendo of America has confirmed a September 28 launch as well. Yay!] When's Golf Story out? Patience! It'll be here soon.  (That's what I've been telling myself for weeks now.) Sidebar Games listed a September 2017 release f...

 
 
 
 photo

Angry Birds angers Everton football fans

The UK's Premier League is now allowing teams to print sponsor logos on their shirt sleeves This is, surprisingly, a first in British football. But Everton, home to International star Wayne Rooney, have seemingly scored an own goal with ...

 
 
 
 photo

The file size for NBA 2K18 on Switch is a technical foul

I feel like I'm playing a totally bent record on endless repeat. I can't even go a week without another report of a Switch game somehow screwing the pooch when it comes to storage. As found by NeoGAF users, NBA 2K18 is the latest culprit of...

 
 
 
 photo

Rocket League's Fall Update is going to be absolutely packed

When I met with with Rocket League creative director Corey Davis at PAX earlier this month to talk about the upcoming update, I knew it was going to be a big one. Developers rarely schedule appointments to talk about patches. It's too...

 
 
 photo

FIFA 18 does its best Mass Effect impression in career mode

In an ongoing bid to continue to homogenize the industry even more by pushing story modes into sports games, EA Sports has revealed that FIFA 18 will have not one but two modes that utilize a conversation wheel mechanic. The conversati...

 
 
 photo

Review: Madden 18

As the start of the football season looms, the annual Madden arrives on store shelves. This year's edition is a bit different though. Of course most of what's here is the same Madden fans are used to with roster updates, and even ...

 
 
 photo

Review: Everybody's Golf

After a few more days spent wrapping up Everybody's Golf following my review in progress, I'm not sick of the game yet. Quite the opposite! I'm even more in tune with Clap Hanz' vision. I want more people to get in on this fun and hop onlin...

 
 




Reviews   filter by...

Sphinx and the Cursed Mummy"A dated but fun PS2 classic"

 

Hearthstone: Innkeeper's Tavern Cookbook"Adventures in cooking, part two"

 

.hack//G.U. Last Recode"A whole new World"

 

Skyrim (Switch)"Zeldaborn"

 

Justice League"Super, man?"

 

L.A. Noire (Switch)"Just as bizarre as it was in 2011"

 

Pokemon Ultra Moon"More Alola"

 

Inhumans (Season 1)"How did this happen? "

 
 
 

Community Blogs | expand

 

Quickposts expand | +quickpost

Marcel Hoang

It’s 11pm and I have no one I can shitposting over text message with my new favorite iMessage stickers

 
Rad Party Gobblegobble

Mouse aint happy with

 
MetemNight

Nature is full of

 
CaimDark Reloaded

Sadly, I liked Bastion but just couldnt get into To me a more straightforward combat system would have been far better than the freeze time

 
Parismio

Just got these just One of these days ima DM a Until then, Ill just read these up for fun!

 
Virtua Kazama

Streaming Night 1 of Splatoon 2s Splatfest:

 
Pixie The Fairy

Im now currently at 31 has no games one the Nintendo

 
Parismio

My first 12 hour shift at It wasnt that bad considering they only told me last night that im doing Ill have to do it again tomorrow and then its 10 hours for the next 3

 
Drew Stuart

Hardcore History + XCOM: Enemy Unknown = How Ive been playing games the last two weeks

 
Megas75

Apparently Yakuza 0 is gonna be be $25 at some places for Black Ill try to get this one as I loved Kiwami

 
 

Upcoming

More Previews
 

Destructoid Originals

More Originals
 
 
 
NEXT