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FIFA 18 will be EA's 'big' test for the future of the Switch

We've seen it all before. A big publisher sticks one toe into a Nintendo platform (in this case, the Switch), and says "well everything hinges on this one game," a project that's usually a port. In EA's case, it's FIFA 18. EA has been even ...

 
 
 
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Sociable Soccer hits Early Access this summer

I couldn't give a hot shit about most sports titles. I don't really watch sports, can't be bothered with players, teams or stats, but there is something about the older days of sports video games that I find a lot of fun. Classics such as T...

 
 
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Paris bid committee open to esports at the 2024 Olympic Games

The co-president of the Paris Olympic bid committee has told the Associated Press that they are reaching out to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and esports representatives about the potential for competitive gaming to feature as p...

 
 
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WNBA stars to appear in NBA Live 18

Lace up your high tops, kids, because this fall NBA Live 18 will be the first licensed basketball game to feature WNBA stars and teams. In a move reminiscent of FIFA 16's inclusion of twelve women's national teams, EA Sports will ...

 
 
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NBA 2K18's physical launch for Switch is behind schedule

Take-Two hasn't had much to show or even say about the Nintendo Switch version of NBA 2K18, and that silence has led some to understandably assume the worst about the port. I mean, just look at this barren landing page for the game. Not a v...

 
 
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I think I'm breaking controllers playing Rocket League

I have been told that I play Rocket League extremely loudly. Like, I just smash those buttons and hope good things happen. In today's episode of Red Rocket League, Steven compares it to the clacking sound that comes from a mechanical ...

 
 
 
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WWE 2K18 getting ultimate John Cena fan set

Are you one of those folks who still hates John Cena with every fiber of your being, even though it's been 15 years? If so, you might not want to pre-order this collectors edition for the upcoming WWE2K18.The "Cena (Nuff)" set, limited to 3...

 
 
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Rocket League brings us together and tears us apart

You may have already heard, but we're a bunch of fighters around here. That's why we launched a new video channel called Dtoid Fight! It's for proving our dominance over other humans and also highly-relatable banter (or so we like to ...

 
 
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Sports costumes coming to Street Fighter V

This weekend at SDCC, Capcom revealed sporty attires coming as DLC for three members of the Street Fighter V roster. The costumes will drop on July 25 alongside that lunkhead Abigail.Pocket-sized ninja Ibuki will be getting ESPN-worrying tr...

 
 
 
 
 
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NBA Playgrounds now has online play on Nintendo Switch

That big NBA Playgrounds patch with online play, tweaked shooting mechanics, and new players is now live for Nintendo Switch. There were some worrisome bumps in the road to certification that led developer Saber Interactive to publicly air ...

 
 
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Hell yeah, Rocket League added fidget spinner wheels

Fidget spinners are a hot commodity right now, used only be the coolest of kids and derided by the "haters" of the world. In the interest of disclosure, I am extremely pro-fidget spinner which is why the newest Rocket League developmen...

 
 
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Travel three years into the future with Super Baseball 2020

Being a Brit, I've never really seen baseball outside of video games and movies, so I can only assume it's exactly like A League of Their Own, Field of Dreams, and Neo-Geo classic Super Baseball 2020, which is returning on the PS4 and Xbox ...

 
 
 
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Edmonton Oilers star Connor McDavid is NHL 18's cover athlete

The drought is over! After a grueling one-year absence from the cover of EA's hockey video game, a young Canadian man is once again the athlete on the front of NHL. (Not to be confused with a Canadien man.) At tonight's NHL Awards, Edmonto...

 
 
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(Update) Looks like Rocket League is coming to Switch

[Update: Rocket League is scheduled to release during the holiday season this year. It will contain all of the arenas and modes that currently exist and feature cross-platform multiplayer to get into games with everybody else. For Swit...

 
 
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Down for more Steep? There's an expansion this December

How do you expand on Steep? You go to the Olympics! Step off, Mario and Sonic. The open-ended snowboarding and skiing title gets its first expansion, Road to the Olympics, on December 5 ahead of the 2018 Winter Olympics. I couldn't get int...

 
 
 
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FIFA 18 gameplay and story mode trailer unveiled

We got our first look at FIFA 18 which similar to Madden will run on Frostbite and feature superstars as "icons." Story mode, titled "The Journey" was shown. You can pre-order for 3 days early access.

 
 
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OlliOlli dev's new game is Laser League

Following its skateboarding series OlliOlli and its side-scrolling shooter Not a Hero, developer Roll7 is now shifting to Laser League, a team-based arcade future-sport game. Players work to control nodes in an arena, dodge the other team's...

 
 




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