NCAA Football 13 Sights and Sounds

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The first significant news on this year’s NCAA Football 13 game came out today on the EA Sports website.  The team in charge of making NCAA Football 13 held a live webcast to go over some of their thoughts on NCAA 13 and the direction they are taking it.  The focus today was all about sights and sounds.

Some features we get to look forward to are a new and more advanced lighting system, trophy presentations, more realistic crowd chants and improved in-game commentary.  For most of us dedicated football fans, today was just a teaser.  On April 17th, the NCAA Football 13 team will go over gameplay.  Check out the full NCAA Football 13 features release schedule for complete details on when more news will be coming.

If you want a quick 1 minute video of what to expect in regards to sights and sounds in NCAA 13 watch the video below.

Check out the the first NCAA Football 13 screenshots on our VG Strategy Facebook page.

NCAA Foootball 13 Heisman Cover Finals

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The tournament of previous Heisman Trophy winners for the right to be on the NCAA Football 13 cover is down to the final 2.  Herschel Walker will take on Barry Sanders in the final round with the winner appearing on the cover alongside this year’s Heisman trophy winner Robert Griffin III.  You can still get your vote in at the facebook app.  Who do you want to see win?

Past Heisman Winners Lobby For NCAA Football 13 Cover

As we covered a few days ago, fans of NCAA Football 13 will have the chance to vote for which former Heisman Trophy winner will be alongside Robert Griffin III on the NCAA 13 cover.  Since this year is an election year, all 8 candidates were given 90 seconds to talk about why they should get your vote.

You can watch all 8 short videos below and then go vote at the EA Sports Facebook App.  Who will you vote for?

NCAA Football 13 Feature Reveal Schedule

Earlier today Electronic Arts released their timeline for unveiling features in NCAA Football 13. Starting on April 2nd and ending on June 11th five features will be announced. You can check out…

ncaa football 13 features list

Earlier today Electronic Arts released their timeline for unveiling features in NCAA Football 13.  Starting on April 2nd and ending on June 11th five “playbooks” (features) will be announced.  You can check out a brief summary of the features below taken directly from the EA Sports website.

Playbook #1: Sights & Sounds (April 2)
Revel in the pageantry of college football game days with NCAA Football 13. Featuring new team run-outs, mascots and pre-game traditions along with significantly enhanced audio and new trophy presentations, NCAA Football 13 will deliver the passion and excitement of college football to fans across the nation.

Playbook #2: Gameplay (April 17)
With a new passing system that changes the way quarterbacks and receivers play and respond, combined with a new read and react defensive AI system, NCAA Football 13 delivers greater realism on the virtual gridiron.

Playbook #3: Dynasty (May 7)
Game days come to life with mid-game updates featuring a new studio analyst, plus enhanced commentary from NCAA Football veterans Kirk Herbstreit and Brad Nessler. Recruiting now goes deeper than ever with the addition of dynamic grades and the ability to scout players. Plus, there are even more ways to interact with your Dynasty from the web.

Playbook #4: Heisman Challenge (May 28)
There are familiar faces on the field in NCAA Football 13, which now features a selection of former Heisman Trophy winners. With the new Heisman Challenge mode, fans have the ability to utilize the skill set of a legendary Heisman Trophy winner in a quest to match his award-winning historical performances and win the Heisman trophy once again.

Playbook #5: Road to Glory (June 11)
The experience of being a college football superstar is now even more exciting with a new feature in Road to Glory that allows players to see and feel the game differently during key moments, increasing on-field awareness and creating amazing opportunities.

NCAA Football 13 Former Heisman Cover Voting Begins

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Robert Griffin III was announced a few weeks ago as the cover athlete for NCAA Football 13 but many people noticed that there was a spot for a second person on the cover.  That second person will be a former Heisman trophy winner which fans will be able to choose.

EA Sports has set up an 8 man tournament of those Heisman winners with first round matchups of Barry Sanders vs. Andre Ware, Eddie George vs. Desmond Howard, Marcus Allen vs. Herschel Walker, and Doug Flutie vs. Charlie Ward.  The voting starts today at on the EA Sports Facebook page app.  Each round will last 7 days with the winner being revealed in 3 weeks.

Official NCAA Football 13 Website Launched

ncaa football 13 heisman vote

EA Sports has transitioned their website from NCAA Football 12 to NCAA Football 13 signaling a focus shift onto this year’s game.  The only news up on it so far is that Robert Griffin III will be featured on the cover and he will share it with a former Heisman trophy winner who will be decided in a tournament style vote starting on March 12th.

It is worth noting (although in all likelyhood just an error) that the title of their new website is “NCAA Football 13 | In Stores Now.”  The NCAA Football 13 release date was announced for July 10th.  You can check out the official NCAA Football 13 website at