Japan Soccer League To Launch Esports Tournament

Japan soccer league to launch esports tournament

Japan's professional football league will launch an esports league this year in cooperation with a major videogame maker, Konami Digital Entertainment.

J.League and the company announced on Friday that they will co-host the tournament, which will take place in July.

No Plans For Rocket League Ps4 Cross-play Just Yet

No Plans For Rocket League PS4 Cross-Play Just Yet

Rocket League allows for cross-platform play amongst Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC gamers. Unsurprisingly given Sony’s stance, the PS4 is not part of that list. However Sony recently made headlines by announcing their decision to finally allow cross-play for Fortnite, which led to many wondering about other games Sony had denied in the past.

Rocket League Ultimate Edition Announced For Nintendo Switch

Rocket League Ultimate Edition Announced For Nintendo Switch

Last year Rocket League launched for the Nintendo Switch. However if you've yet to get your hands on the game, you might be interested to learn that Psyonix has since announced Rocket League: Ultimate Edition that is expected to make its way onto the Nintendo Switch on the 28th of August.

The game will be priced at $49.99 which you might have noticed costs $10 more than the regular version of the game. However this is the Ultimate Edition which means that it is expected to contain additional items such as various DLC packs for the game, which includes the Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice Car Pack, the Chaos Run DLC Pack, the DC Super Heroes DLC Pack, the Revenge of the Battle-Cars DLC Pack, the Supersonic Fury DLC Pack, along with Aftershock, Esper, Marauder, Masamune, Proteus, Triton and Vulcan DLC Battle-Cars.

Nihon Univ. Coaches To Be Expelled From League

Nihon Univ. coaches to be expelled from league

League officials have decided to expel 2 former Nihon University American football coaches over a dangerous foul that has made headlines in Japan.

The incident has become the subject of debate as one of their players confessed that the coaches ordered him to take a cheap shot.

Andres Iniesta Joins J-league Club Vissel Kobe

Andres Iniesta joins J-League club Vissel Kobe

Spain midfielder Andres Iniesta has joined first-division J-League team Vissel Kobe after leaving the Spanish club Barcelona.

The move was announced at a news conference in Tokyo on Thursday, with the Barcelona legend in attendance.

Rocket League For Nintendo Switch To Receive Visual Upgrade

Rocket League For Nintendo Switch To Receive Visual Upgrade

As Nintendo Switch owners are probably aware, the console isn't quite as powerful when compared to the likes of the PS4 Pro or the Xbox One X, which means that in terms of graphics, there is only so much developers can do at pushing the boundaries of the hardware. However the good news is that the developers of Rocket League will be bringing an upgrade to the game.

Rocket League has been launched on the Switch several months ago, but according to the developers, there are plans to introduce an update to the game later this year where it will improve upon the game's graphics. This upgrade will see the game's resolution bumped to 900p when docked, and 720p when in handheld, and it will also run at 60fps.

Gran Turismo Sport: Incoming Updates Add New Cars, Offline Play, Gt League & More

Gran Turismo Sport: Incoming Updates Add New Cars, Offline Play, GT League & More

It has been a few weeks since we launched GT Sport, and it's been really exciting to see so many people take to the track. In fact, we've already seen over 26 million hours of gameplay around the world, so now we want to share with you our plan for what's next with the game, including new cars and game features through Patch 1.06 in November, and the introduction of the "GT League" in December.

Rocket League Now Available On The Nintendo Switch

Rocket League Now Available On The Nintendo Switch

Earlier this year it was announced that popular game Rocket League would be arriving for the Nintendo Switch. It was later confirmed that the game would be released on the 14th of November, so if you own the Nintendo Switch, you'll want to fire up the Switch's eShop (or head over to a retailer) because the game is now available for the console.

According to Nintendo's description of the game on its website, "Take to the pitch for a fully-featured offline season mode, multiple game types, casual and competitive online matches, and special “Mutators” that let you change the rules entirely. Express yourself with one of the deepest customization systems around and battle opponents on other platforms with groundbreaking cross-network play!"

War With Friends In League Of War: Vr Arena

War With Friends in League of War: VR Arena

In bringing the "League of War" universe to PS VR, MunkyFun had a number of options. We wanted the game to be "pick up and play" for anyone, while also having deeper strategy for the more serious gamers. But one of the biggest considerations for us was to push hard on developing the two-player head to head aspect of the game, to effectively bring "Social" to VR.

Rocket League Release Date For Nintendo Switch Confirmed

It was confirmed earlier this year that the popular game Rocket League is going to be released for the Nintendo Switch. It was also revealed that there’s going to be content that will be exclusive to the Switch version of the game. Psyonix sent out a press release this morning confirming the Rocket League release date for the Nintendo Switch.

As previously confirmed, the Nintendo Switch version of Rocket League is going to feature three Nintendo-themed cars. They’re called the Mario NSR, Luigi NSR, and Samus’ Gunship. All three cars will be included in the title for free, but players will need to unlock them first.

Yamaha In A League Of Their Own After Clean Sweep In Oschersleben

Yamaha in a League of Their Own After Clean Sweep in Oschersleben

Yamaha had the perfect day at the 8 Hours of Oschersleben, round three of the 2017 FIM Endurance World Championship, as they completed a lockout of the podium and also took victory in the Superstock class. The GMT94 Yamaha Official EWC Team made it two race wins in a row after an epic 8-hour duel with the YART Yamaha Official EWC Team, taking victory by just 30 seconds in the end. The Mako Racing Team completed a Yamaha 1-2-3 by snatching the last step on the podium in the dying moments and the MOTI AIN CRT Team made it a clean sweep by winning the Superstock class.

Acura Named Jersey Sponsor Of Major League Soccer's Columbus Crew Sc

Acura Named Jersey Sponsor of Major League Soccer's Columbus Crew SCAcura will serve as the Official Jersey Sponsor and Official Automotive Partner of Major League Soccer's Columbus Crew SC. The announcement was made today at the home of Crew SC, MAPFRE Stadium in Columbus, alongside five Acura vehicles built in Ohio: the Acura NSX, ILX, TLX, RDX and, joining the made in Ohio lineup this spring, the MDX. The Acura sponsorship of Crew SC is a first-of-its–kind, exclusive partnership for the brand, and the single largest annual business deal in the club's history.

Sony: Rocket League: Ps4 Pro Support Coming February 21

Sony: Rocket League: PS4 Pro Support Coming February 21Thanks to our development friends at Panic Button, Rocket League will soon officially support the PlayStation 4 Pro!
On February 21, we will release a new update that allows Rocket League to run at both 1080p (on a standard PS4) and 4K (on PS4 Pro) at 60 frames per second in all arenas for single and two-player split-screen modes. Three and four-player split-screen modes will offer 60 frames per second in most arenas at the same resolutions.