What You Need to Know:
- Earlier today during the official NHL Awards and Expansion Draft, it was unveiled that Edmonton Oilers superstar Connor McDavid will be representing the upcoming Hockey title, EA SPORTS NHL 2018 with his face on the cover!
- NHL® 18 is built to deliver the speed, skill, and creativity of today’s young new NHL through Creative Attack controls and the all-new Defensive Skill stick. The new 3-on-3 NHL® THREES mode introduces fast-paced, arcade-inspired action and, in Franchise Mode, the Expansion Draft feature lets fans be the first to play as the Vegas Golden Knights™, or create and draft their very own 32nd NHL team from the ground up.
- Additional features include the Hockey Ultimate Team™ Solo Challenges, and a new Hockey Training Camp designed to ensure players have immediate success on the ice, and much more. NHL® 18 is also making it easier than ever to play with or against friends, creating more than 64 ways to team up and play on the couch or online, and bringing co-op play to more modes including Hockey Ultimate Team™, Online Vs. and NHL® THREES. To see all of NHL 18's great features, be sure to check out the official website! NHL® 18 is available worldwide on September 15, 2017 for Xbox One and PlayStation 4.
Source: Official EA Press Release
That's definitely going to put Connor on the map even more now that he's representing EA for NHL 18. Great work for him!
Not a big fan of Hockey or Hockey titles, but I'm sure die hard fans are just thrilled about this.