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NBA LIVE 16 TAKES THE COURT TODAY

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REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – Sept. 29, 2015 – Today Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) launched NBA LIVE 16 on Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft, and PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system. NBA LIVE 16 highlights the brand-newLIVE PRO-AM mode, as well as the new LIVE Motion physics system. Players can express themselves both on and off the court with new gameplay mechanics, fresh gear and kicks, plus new ways to play.

 

LIVE PRO-AM provides players the chance to rise together with online team-play mode LIVE Run and the new cooperative Summer Circuit mode. In LIVE Run up to 10 players can compete in online games to 21 points on iconic courts like Rucker Park, Venice Beach, Terminal 23 and more. Summer Circuit allows up to five players to travel around North America challenging all-star teams as they try to become the true kings of the court. Those who have played the NBA LIVE 16 demo on Xbox One or PS4 will be able to carry over created player progress and unlocked gear, getting a leg up on the competition.

 

Players can find the perfect gear to express their personality, with hundreds of shirts, shoes, sneakers, and more available from top brands. Players can also get themselves in the game with the official NBA LIVE Companion (available on the App Store and Google Play) featuringGameFaceHD. This exclusive mobile scanning technology allows fans to quickly and easily scan their face and upload it to their in-game character.

 

Created characters can also be used in Rising Star career mode (retaining all progression across modes), and aspiring GMs can try their hand at running a NBA franchise in Dynasty mode. Players looking to build an unbeatable crew of both modern stars and past greats can jump into LIVEUltimate Team, and those hoping to either relive or rewrite history can check out LIVE Rewind and Big Moments. Newcomers or players looking to build their skill base can jump into Learn LIVE, with multiple options for drills and practice sessions.

 

Fans will also be treated to enhanced gameplay in NBA LIVE 16 thanks to the new LIVE Motion physics system. Players move with purpose and react intelligently to try and get open with cuts and off-ball screens. Plus, new mechanics like touch passing and dribble handoffs make it easier than ever to orchestrate the offense and make the big play. In addition to all these features, new shot mechanics, shot meter and feedback give players instant information to help them learn exactly when to release the ball. With the variety of modes, options and gameplay upgrades, there’s something in NBA LIVE 16 for everyone.

 

NBA LIVE 16 is developed in Orlando, Florida by EA Tiburon and is available now for Xbox One and PlayStation®4. EA Access members can save 10% when they buy the digital version of NBA LIVE 16 and Ultimate Team Points on Xbox One. To learn more about NBA LIVE 16, visit https://www.easports.com/nba-live.

 

EA SPORTS is one of the leading sports entertainment brands in the world, with top-selling videogame franchises, award-winning interactive technology, fan programs and cross-platform digital experiences. EA SPORTS creates connected experiences that ignite the emotion of sports through videogames, including Madden NFL football, EA SPORTS™ FIFA, NHL® hockey, NBA LIVE basketball, Rory McIlroy PGA TOUR®golf, SSX™ and EA SPORTS UFC®.

World Premiere of Halo 5: Guardians Launch Television Commercial

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In anticipation of next month’s launch, the all-new Halo 5: Guardians television commercial debuted last night on NBC Sunday Night Football. Check it out below and explore what people are saying about Halo 5: Guardians here

Beat x Beat – “Rise Up” featuring Andra Day

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Beats by Dr. Dre takes you into the studio with recording artist, Andra Day, providing a look into the recording of her latest single, “Rise Up.” Chosen as the anthem for Serena Williams in the U.S. Open x Beats commercial, Andra reveals, “I wanted the song to be brave in that way and vulnerable, because that’s what ‘Rise Up’ speaks to. Andra continues, “‘Rise Up’ is a group of lessons…instead of having to prove my point of saying ‘you’ve hurt me’ people are more transformed by mercy and unconditional love.”

During this exclusive behind the scenes look, music producer, Adrian Gurvitz, shares, “She’s the only singer in my entire life that I’ve ever worked with that makes me cry.”

Beats by Dr. Dre launched the Beat x Beat series to demonstrate how some of the world’s biggest artists create their tracks. Musicians that have recently been featured on the Beat x Beat series include: Kendrick Lamar, Coldplay, Disclosure, Ariana Grande, Hailee Steinfeld, Rixton and Rudimental.

 

The Birth of a Legendary Game Series Is Revealed in Master of Orion Dev Diary #2

September 10, 2015 — Every legend has a beginning. Over 20 years ago, the title that would eventually grow to be Master of Orion was being conceived. In the second installment of WG Labs’ series of Master of Orion Dev Diaries, members of the original team relate the days of Master of Orion’s early inception and the humble origins of the game that would both create and define the 4X gameplay genre.

In this installment, the key players in the series recount the tale of how Master of Orion was initially developed. Learn how this inspired team of producers, designers, and composers first came together and united for a single purpose. From the early days of working out of their living rooms, this lean team with a limited budget nurtured Master of Orion to create what would become one of the most definitive PC games in history.

Butcher Black: The Chop Shop IpodKingCarter Interview

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I’ve relaunched my Podcast and my first guest is none other than Mr. IpodKingCarter himself “Yerp!!!”. Check out my interview with him above. I will have more guest in the coming weeks. Please like, share and SUBSCRIBE. Yes I need 100 subs to be considered for iHeart Radio. I know with hard work, good guest and support from you  it can happen. I thank you all in advance.

 

MADDEN NFL 15 INTRODUCES THE GIFERATOR

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September 4, 2014 – Today EA SPORTS, Heat and Google teamed up to launch the Madden NFL 15 GIFERATOR, a one-of-a-kind experience that allows fans to interact with their favorite teams and players in a whole new way. The GIFERATOR is a live stream of animated GIFs made with Madden NFL 15 imagery, and designed to help fans celebrate their favorite team’s biggest plays and challenge their rivals, in real time as NFL game action unfolds.

With each big play, the GIFERATOR will generate a tailor-made set of GIFs to be customized and shared with friends and rivals. The GIFs will appear in real-time on MaddenGIFERATOR.com and in ads on popular sports and gaming-related apps and sites across the web. Fans can also take control of the GIFERATOR and design their own GIFS, choosing the team, the player, the background and the headline, ready for sharing. With content for all 32 teams updated in real-time as plays unfold, there will be no shortage of images for fans to celebrate their team’s successes and trash-talk their rivals.

With the GIFERATOR, fans now have a creative new way to challenge their rivals to a Madden NFL 15 showdown. Why simply Tweet at someone that you’re up for a game when you can create an animated GIF showing exactly how you’re going to beat them? With new content dynamically updating on the GIFERATOR throughout the NFL season it shouldn’t be too hard to come up with a fresh challenge every week.

TeamBackPack: New York Cyher

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Check out this New York Cypher from TeamBackPack. There are talks of another one coming in 2015. This was done in 2013 and it’s still hot. Enjoy

FIRST NBA LIVE 15 TRAILER RELEASED

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September 2, 2014 – Today fans got their first taste of NBA LIVE 15 with the release of a brand-new trailer. The video showcases new features such as enhanced player likeness and new body types, along with updated footwear and accessories for the 2014-15 NBA season. Fans also get to check out NBA LIVE 15 cover athlete Damian Lillard in action in this year’s game. The video is composed of completely in-game footage, and every dribble, shot, dunk and move is something fans will be able to pull off themselves in the game.

NBA LIVE 15 arrives with the most photo-realistic visuals in franchise history and 500+ core gameplay improvements delivering a truly fluid, fun and authentic basketball gaming experience. Reimagined visuals drop you courtside alongside the game’s biggest stars. See the intensity on a player’s face as he nails a game-winner, or the frustration of a heart-wrenching loss. All-new real-time physics on dunks and layups replicate some of the NBA’s most amazing physical plays, letting you posterize your opponent or deny his attempt at the rim. Add into the mix always-connected online game modes and LIVE’s Synergy Sports partnership and you’ll never miss a beat during the NBA season with new content updated daily, all season long.

Okay so now that you have seen the video and read all of the about, let your voice be heard.

 

 

Lil Bibby – Free Crack 2

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Lil Bibby – Free Crack 2

Lil Bibby has announced a follow up to his debut mixtape, Free Crack, with Free Crack 2.

Tracklist

1. Birdman Intro (Prod by DJ L)
2. Can I Have Your Attention (Prod by Bangladesh & Brannu)
3. For The Low Pt 2 Feat. Wiz Khalifa & Juicy J (Prod by Goose)
4. Game Over Feat. Lil Herb (Prod by Dj L)
5. I Love To Hustle (Prod by Mitch)
6. Dead Or In Prison (Prod by C Biz)
7. Montana Feat. Juicy J (Prod by Juicy J Awree & Crazy Mike)
8. Can I Get (Prod by Needlz and Donut)
9. Ace and Lulu
10. Boy Feat. T.I. (Prod by P Lo)
11. I Be On It (Prod by Sak Pase)
12. What You Live For (Prod by Kane)
13. Ace Rico Calvin
14. We Are Strong Feat. Kevin Gates (Prod by DJ Pain 1)
15. Tomorrow (Prod by Honorable C NOTE)
16. [BONUS] Water Remix Feat. Jadakiss & A Hamilton (Prod by Black Metaphor)
17. [BONUS] Hispanic Feat. Zuse & Rock City (Prod by Sonny Digital)
18. [BONUS] We Made It (Prod by Cash Money AP)

PROBLEM RELEASES ‘354: LIFT OFF MIXTAPE’

Thursday August 28, West coast rapper Problem surprises fans with a
‘354: Lift Off Mixtape in anticipation of his 21-city Lift Off Tour which kicks off in Santa Barbara, CA September 3rd. Problem’s mixtape features 14 new tracks presented by the LA Leakers, resident DJ’s on Power 106 and Shade 45. Problem also teams up with actor/rapper Childish Gambino, his label mate Bad Lucc, internet sensation Bobby Schmurda, among others.
Problem has also partnered up with Complex Magazine to run a 354: Lift Off ticket contest. The campaign starts today and ends September 15th. Fans can win a pair of tickets in select cities.
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“I’ve been having a lot of fun recording music lately. Diamond Lane has been grinding in the studio getting this music ready for y’all. I’ve been in the studio with all types of artists and producers making different types of shit,” says Problem. “Can’t wait for y’all to hear some new music from me. Shout out to the LA Leakers for putting this together! We had a blast!”

While waiting for Problem to come to their city, fans can also catch Problem on the Top 10 smash ‘Walk Thru’ with Rich Homie Quan , The Game’s single “Or Nah” and T.I.’s upcoming album. Also keep an eye out for Problem to debut his new single, a follow-up to club anthem “Like Whaaat” while on tour.

TRACKLIST:

01. LIFT OFF FEAT BAD LUCC (PRODUCED BY ZAYTOVEN)

02. DOLLAZ AND SENSE / 0 TO 100 FEAT CHILDISH GAMBINO

03. EVERYDAY IS MY DAY (PRODUCED BY ZAYTOVEN/MARS)

04. HOT NIGGA FEAT BOBBY SCHMURDA

05. MOTIVATED (PRODUCED BY PROBLEM/SALVA)

06. 2 ON/FIGHT NIGHT/SHE TWERKIN

07. NEVER SATISFIED FEAT BAD LUCC (PRODUCED BY PROBLEM/MARS)

08. SIPPIN ON FEAT 12TIL (PRODUCED BY ZAYTOVEN/MARS)

09. WHAT IS 354?

10. GRINDIN IN MY WHOLE LIFE FEAT BAD LUCC

11. LONELY/FANCY/DON’T PANIC

12. LATCH FEAT SAM SMITH

13. HATE FEAT 12TIL (PRODUCED BY KRYSIS OF THE SOUL COUNCIL)

14. CHACHI FOREVER FEAT JARAE

354: LIFT OFF TOUR DATES:

Sept. 3 – Santa Barbara, CA – Velvet Jones

Sept. 5 – Oakland, CA – Grand Live

Sept. 6 – Sacramento, CA – Assembly

Sept. 7 – Chico, CA – Senator Theatre

Sept. 8 – Reno, NV – Knitting Factory

Sept. 9 – Portland, OR – Analog Café and Theatre

Sept. 10 – Seattle, WA – Neumos

Sept. 11 – Spokane, WA – Swaxx Nightclub

Sept. 12 – Boise, ID – Knitting Factory

Sept. 13 – Billings, MT – Carline Events Center

Sept. 16 – Minneapolis, MN – Cabooze

Sept. 17 – Chicago, IL – Sub-T

Sept. 18 – Appleton, WI – X-Tra 920

Sept. 19 – Lawrence, KS – Granada Theatre

Sept. 20 – Lincoln, NE – Bourbon Theatre

Sept. 21 – Colorado Springs, CO – Rawkus

Sept. 22 – Denver, CO – Fox Theatre

Sept. 23 – Phoenix, AZ – Joe’s Grotto

Sept. 24 – Tucson, AZ – Rialto Theatre

ABOUT PROBLEM:

Compton rapper Problem catapulted into the national spotlight with his radio smash “Like Whaaat” in the spring of 2013. With the trendsetting single topping West Coast playlists, its music video spent several weeks on BET’s 106 and Park countdown. The video is full of hip-hop ambassadors (Snoop Dogg, Dogg Pound and E-40), and quickly surprised 1 million views on YouTube .

Never one to stay within genre lines, Problem will continue his exploration in the EDM world following his Coachella appearance and collaborations with RL Grime, Salva, UZ on a feature with House DJ and Hard Events founder Destructo.

SOCIAL:
Website: www.DiamondLaneMusicGroup.com 

 

Instagram: @Problem354 

 

Twitter: @itsaPROBLEM