Getting down and dirty

Elkin, Seth
December 2005
Sporting News;12/2/2005, Vol. 229 Issue 48, p10
The article reports that when the National Football League entered an exclusive deal with EA Sports, it left video game makers such as Midway Games Inc. to explore football on their own terms. Blitz is a story-driven game about an 8-on-8 football league in which vicious hits are rewarded with cash, injured players are injected with juice and sent back onto the field and power-mongering owners will do whatever it takes to win.


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