NHL 18 Review

The signs have been there all along, folks. Three periods in a game. Three forwards on a scoring line. Three Stars of the Week. Three goals in a hat trick. Truly, three has been a magic number for the National Hockey League. And in keeping with this mysterious tradition of threes, EA has brought the new NHL Threes mode to the Xbox One (the third stage of evolution for Microsoft’s console!) Does th...[Read More]

NHL ’18 – Beta Impressions (short and sweet)

If you believe the conventional wisdom about three being a crowd is incorrect, then the new NHL Threes mode that makes its debut in the NHL 18 beta is worth your attention. As the name suggests, you take the ice with two other skaters to enjoy a faster, more open style of play. The pace, of course, is certainly more arcade than faithful simulation. There are modifiers that affect how many points a...[Read More]

Oilers Conner McDavid gets NHL 18 cover, new details and trailer revealed

Time to get excited about hockey again, folks. Check out the goods below. LAS VEGAS, Nevada – June 21, 2017 – Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) today unveiled the first look at EA SPORTS™ NHL® 18 to hockey fans at the 2017 NHL Awards™ and NHL Expansion Draft™ presented by T-Mobile in Las Vegas, and revealed Edmonton Oilers® superstar center and Art Ross Trophy winner Connor McDavid as ...[Read More]

NHL 17 smacking the puck to a free third content update (and more)

Check out those awesome details, hockey fans. The start of 2017 is the start of your best hockey season yet! EA Sports NHL 17 is shooting to light the lamp this year by bringing players an all-new Hockey Ultimate Team™ Competitive Seasons mode in the game’s third free content update. The new mode allows players to compete in a calendar season format to earn stellar in-game rewards. Each season con...[Read More]