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Sports Video Game Release Dates

Welcome to Sports Gamers Online's upcoming sports video game release list. This list includes games launching in 2020 as well as announced or rumored...
Madden NFL 20

Madden NFL 20 Celebrity Tournament Begins April 19th

If you are looking for some (virtual) football action, then look no further than ESPN for the Madden 20 NFL Celebrity Tournament. Madden NFL 20...
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How the Simulation Football League is Keeping Football Going

As the sports world continues to be at a standstill due to the unprecedented pandemic, many are turning to watching video games to get...
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The Checkdown Madden 20 Tournament Semi-Finalists Decided!

The first round of play has concluded in The Checkdown Madden 20 Tournament that aired live on Twitch TV under the EAMaddenNFL channel. The...
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The Biggest Freaks in Madden 20

The NFL is filled with some of the most athletically gifted men the world has ever seen. In a way, you can even call...
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How Minor League Rosters Came to MLB The Show 20, and How It’s Helping...

The sports gaming community is one of the most passionate communities of them all. From the desire to see games always improve to the...
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Why NHL Esports is at a Crossroads

We reported last month that the NHL Gaming World Championships would be returning in 2020. And for the second consecutive year, Hockey Ultimate Team...
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SGO 2019 Holiday Hardware Gift Guide: Razer, Evil Controllers, and More!

The holidays are here and that means it's time to begin planning your shopping lists. No matter what games you have planned to pick...
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EXCLUSIVE: Axis Football, AAF Almost Signed Licensing Deal

How close was the Alliance of American Football (AAF) to having a presence in a video game? Pretty damn close, actually. In an interview with...
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The NBA Playoffs According to NBA2K19

With the NBA Playoff here we decided to see how they would turn out using NBA 2K19 as our crystal ball in a NBA playoff...
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EA’s Frostbite Engine Doing More Harm Than Good?

It's difficult to talk about game industry issues without discussing EA. The AAA giant seems to find itself in an unwanted spotlight at least...

MLB The Show 19: Signature Series and Diamond Dynasty Notes

On March 11th, Gamestop ran their weekly "Gamestop Monday" which has been closely tied to the MLB The Show franchise. This week they revealed...

OOTP Baseball 20 Release Date Revealed!

If you're looking for the best baseball simulation on PC and Mac, look no further than OOTP 20 by Out of the Park Baseball....
MLB The Show 19

Create-A-Stadium Coming To MLB The Show 19?

Reddit user /r/Mook520 posted an image in a Reddit thread that showed some new customizations coming to MLB: The Show 19. Every Monday, Gamestop runs videos...

Madden NFL 19 Predicts Super Bowl LIII Winner

EA Sports Madden NFL 19 has predicted the winner of Super Bowl LIII. The Los Angeles Rams defeated the New England Patriots 30-27, blocking the...
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SGO 2018 Holiday Sports Games Gift Guide Part III: AAA Games

It’s that time of year again! People are making lists and checking them twice. The candles will be lit and gifts will be purchased...
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Project Gridiron First Gameplay Details

It seems like we hear weekly the desire for more football fans for players to enjoy. We've gotten games like Maximum Football, Mutant Football...
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Doug Flutie Officially Joins Maximum Football

Maximum Football is getting some star power behind it. Today, Canuck Play & Spear Interactive announced that they have agreed to a multi-year deal with...
Madden 19

Madden 19 November Title Update Playbook Changes & MUT Squad Duos

The November title update for Madden 19 should be available later today for PC and console. EA has announced the goodies that will be contained...
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Xbox Game Pass Paving Way For Future Subscription Based Services

Microsoft has introduced their new addition to the Game Pass subscription service. The Xbox Game Pass will now give subscribers the ability to play...
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NFL Players On Board For Bringing NCAA Football Back

iMackulate Vision Gaming, or IMV, in partnership with Big Ant Studios, are the developers behind Gridiron Champions, a new take on classic college football...
Madden Challenge Earns Top Spot in TV Ratings

The CW Network’s Madden Challenge Is Top Rated Esports Program In 2017

On December 28th at 8:00 pm, the Madden Challenge aired on the CW network. The first Madden Challenge to air on the CW earned the...
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Addressing The EA Problem And Why Microtransactions Are Here to Stay

"I fire my blaster, and he nonchalantly takes a shot to the chest. He raises his hand and I levitate with it, my throat...
EA Sports Storytelling

EA Sports Innovating Through Storytelling

Despite what many may think, professional wrestling is better because of its entertainment aspect. If you don't think so, just ask the sports video...
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Madden NFL 18 Player Likeness: A Behind The Scenes Look

Even though you don't see them on a play-to-play basis like you do when playing games like NBA 2k or MLB The Show, player...
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Madden NFL 18 Equipment & Accessories

We are back with Part 2 of our exclusive with Madden Authenticity Producer Dustin Smith as we discuss the Pro Bowl, Helmets & Facemasks...
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EXCLUSIVE: Sean Burke of NASCAR Heat 2 Talks Features, Improvements and More!

When NASCAR Heat Evolution hit consoles and PC in 2016, it was met with mediocre reviews, at best. The game lacked any real sense of...
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Booking Revolution: The Best Wrestling Game You Don’t Know About.

His name was Caliber Winfield. He was a friend of mine. After booking him in a brutal tables, ladders, and explosives match, he left...
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How The New NBA Rule Changes Could Affect NBA 2K18

NBA 2K17's MyGM mode had an interesting feature last year: rule changes. In my 20 years as the GM as the expansion Chicago Libertarians, I...
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Now’s The Time to Jump into NBA 2K17’s MyTeam

"Uh Oh!" Those were the first words out of my mouth on January 7th, 2010, when I booted up Madden NFL 10 and was...
Madden 18

Is The Lack Of Madden 18 Gameplay Videos A Red Flag?

Madden NFL 18 releases worldwide on August 25th, 2017, and, outside of the early teaser trailer, there hasn't been any official gameplay released. The internet is abuzz...
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Top 10 NHL Video Games of All-Time

Over the years, fans have been treated with hockey games that have introduced timeless features to even some that, while not revolutionary, were too...
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Top 10 Basketball Video Games of All-Time

Basketball is a sport that any child in America has played at one point or another. It was one of the key sports in...
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Top 10 Likely Superstars To Make The Cover of WWE 2K18

Appearing on the cover of the next WWE game is a big deal. Not only does it benefit the superstar but it benefits the next game...
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Madden NFL 18 New Unreleased Details!

We have some brand new info on Madden NFL 18 today and additional details on a few things already known. It was previously revealed that...
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Should Sports Games Have RPG Elements?

When it comes to RPG Sport Games, and you will find two groups of people: those fanatically in favor, and those vehemently opposed. The truth is,...
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Top 10 NFL Video Games Of All-Time

From arcade masterpieces to sims that almost brought down the Madden NFL juggernaut, Sports Gamers Online counts down the Top 10 NFL Video Games...
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Can Madden NFL Be Dethroned? The Current State of Video Game Football

It's no secret that since 2005, Madden NFL has been the juggernaut of the football video game universe. The developers at Tiburon have constantly made...
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Will WWE 2K18 Be The Greatest Wrestling Game Ever?

So perhaps the statement of "greatest game ever" is not highly believable when discussing game franchises that release on an annual launch. At best, we, as...

Tim Kitzrow: The Voice of the Mutant Football League

In the world of sports video games, one of the biggest features -- aside from gameplay itself -- is the presentation. From the on-field visuals...
Mutant Football League

Resurrecting Mutant Football League

In 1993, EA Sports released a game that would hit cult status known as Mutant League Football for the Sega Genesis. The game would spawn...
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NHL 18 Wishlist: Gameplay Improvements, Features & Additions

Since the EA Sports NHL series made the jump to the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, the reactions to the installments have been mixed...
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Axis Football 17: The Madden Alternative?

Since the NFL 2K series ceased to exist after NFL 2K5 back in 2004, football fans that want to try something other than Madden...

Top 10 Additions That Need to Come to Master League for PES 2018

There is no denying that Pro Evolution Soccer plays a fantastic game of football/soccer. However, game modes are just as important as gameplay in...
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NFL Blitz: An Arcade Classic 20 Years Later

When you grab a few friends, crack open a few beers, and bust out the Nintendo 64 you got for Christmas in 1998, the...
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2017 College Football National Championship Simulation

The College Football Playoffs are in full swing, and we've already find out what two schools will take the field for the National Championship. After...
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Sports Gamers Online 2016 Awards

The demand for great sports games is a strong one. Each year, fans across the globe yearn for their favorite sports title to improve upon...

Steep’s Steep Season Pass: Why Season Passes Are a Problem

Season passes have become a standard in today’s world of gaming, and are a relevant business model to publishers now. So much that it’s...
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Madden NFL 17 Tips: How to Return Kickoffs for Touchdowns

Here is our method for returning kickoffs for touchdowns in Madden 17. It's definitely a little different than last year as defenders do a...
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NBA 2K17 MyTeam Tips: Players for Teams on a Low Budget

Have you just started MyTEAM in NBA 2K17? Are you new to the cheese that is 2K? Are you unfamiliar with basketball players in...
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EA Sports NCAA Football Will Return

The Ed O'Bannon case is finally over, and athletes have received their checks. Yet months later, a week into the 2016 college football season,...
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NBA 2K17 MyCAREER Blog With Ben Bishop

Hi everyone! My name is Ben Bishop, and I’m a Senior Producer here at Visual Concepts. I spend most of my time working on...
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NBA 2K17 Gameplay Blog With Mike Wang

What’s up, 2K fans?! Mike Wang here to give you the scoop on some of the hotness our gameplay team has in store for...
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Madden 17 Connected Franchise Development Traits

We have the first Madden 17 Connected Franchise Development Traits list for each team courtesy of MaddenBros. That is the Slow, Quick and Superstar Development...
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30 For Nerdy: A Sports Mockumentary Series

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fxn7kPtQ5p0 For those who find 30 for 30 to be just a little too real and serious for their liking, there's a new web series called...
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5 New Features That Show FIFA 17 is Ready to Be an eSport

EA Sports has make it apparent that they want to take the FIFA series into the eSports conversation, so with FIFA 17 they are...
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Will NCAA Basketball Ever Make a Return?

Whatever happened to NCAA Basketball, the video game franchise based on college basketball? It's a question that we've received frequently, ever since we started covering the...
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A Look at Sport’s Strangest Superstitions

You’d think that elite athletes would be able to rely on their innate talent and ability to give them the confidence that they could...
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Madden 17 Top 10 Questions Answered: Team Play, Formation Subs and More!

With info slowly trickling out about Madden 17, I wanted to make this video answer the most asked questions that I've seen on social...

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