Cover for Fight Night Champion Revealed

…And Manny Pacquiao is not on it. What the hell?? I don’t even know who the guy is, I guess he resembles Miguel Cotto…sort of. Anyway, the cover image below is from stickskills.com (via N4G)

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Madden NFL 11 Review

A quick riddle to get us on our way. What do you get when you purchase the license to a major sport effectively squashing any and all competition and crank your product out every year? If you guessed Madden NFL 11 you’d be correct. In what has been a long time coming the inevitable has happened – Madden has fallen off its throne and there is no one around to help salvage our NFL season.

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Landon Donovan Lands Cover for FIFA Soccer 11

Press Release:

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. -– (BUSINESS WIRE) –- Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:ERTS) announced today that Los Angeles Galaxy star Landon Donovan has been chosen for the cover of EA SPORTSTM FIFA Soccer 11. The 28-year-old American soccer hero will join Real Madrid’s Kaka and Arsenal’s Carlos Vela on the front cover of FIFA Soccer 11 in the United States and Canada when it is available in retail stores September 28.

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POTUS to Appear in Madden 11

Yahoo! Games reports that President Obama will make a cameo appearance in the upcoming Madden 11. This year’s entry into the pigskin franchise will feature lengthy post-Super Bowl victory celebrations along with team specific commentary.

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EA Sports Announces Fight Night Champion

IGN reports that EA Sports is returning with the fifth game in the Fight Night franchise: Fight Night Champion. It will be released for the PS3 and the Xbox 360 in 2011. EA touts it will not simply be an expansion to Fight Night Round 4, but a standalone disc with brand new features.

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Dragon Age to get Anime Treatment

This morning EA sent out an email announcing the partnership of Bioware and FUNimation Entertainment to turn the highly acclaimed game Dragon Age into a full length feature anime movie.

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EA Sports Pleased with Tiger Apology

Tiger Woods issued an emotional public apology today for his infidelities and intended to atone for his behavior. He said his hiatus from golf will eventually end, though he said he doesn’t know yet when that date will be.

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Madden Predicts Saints’ Victory in Super Bowl XLIV

Press Release:

MIAMI– Who Dat! The New Orleans Saints pull the upset and march to a victory over the Indianapolis Colts with a score of 35-31 at Super Bowl XLIV, according to the official Electronic Arts (NASDAQ:ERTS) simulation run by the award-winning Madden NFL 10 on Xbox 360.

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Electronic Arts Stands By Tiger Woods

I was caught! Noooo!!!

Reuters reports that in light of Tiger Woods’ “transgressions”, several of his sponsors are sticking with him. These include Pepsi, Proctor and Gamble (Gillette), Nike, and Electronic Arts.

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NCAA Basketball 10 Demo Available

PRESS RELEASE:

Electronic Arts Inc. announced today that a playable demo of NCAA® Basketball 10 is now available for download on Xbox LIVE™ Marketplace for all Xbox LIVE Gold Subscribers. Gamers can play out the storied rivalry between Duke and 2009 National Champion, University of North Carolina, presented with full CBS broadcast integration. The demo will be available to Xbox LIVE Silver members on November 12th, 2009 and on the PlayStation® Network on November 19th, 2009.

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