EA Releases NFL Head Coach, Puts Face to NBA Live 07, Tunes Up for Madden
The official NBA LIVE 07 website will host news and information on this years game, behind the scenes looks at the TV commercial shoots and the making of the game, as well as contests, videos, screenshots and pod casts with some of the top 2006 NBA Draft picks. Go to www.nbalive07.com for the latest news and features for NBA LIVE 07.
Developed in Vancouver by EA Canada, the studio which is also home to the popular NBA STREET and NCAA MARCH MADNESS franchises, NBA LIVE 07 will be available on the Xbox 360, Xbox, PlayStation 2, PSP and PC.
Moreover, Electronic Arts has revealed the 35 songs that will be featured in MADDEN NFL 07.
Year after year, the music selected for inclusion in EAs smash hit football series invariably becomes the soundtrack of the football season, moving beyond the game to turn up in football stadiums and on live TV broadcasts, said Steve Schnur, worldwide exec of music and music marketing at EA. The Madden NFL Football franchise is recognized across North America as a driving force behind break-out bands this year EA does it again.
Players step onto the field in MADDEN NFL 07 with the thundering roar of the crowd in the background and the air filled with pounding rock anthems and energizing hip hop beats. Dr. Dres protégé who first appeared in NBA LIVE 06 and NFL STREET 2, Bishop LaMont now makes an appearance on MADDEN NFL 07 with a track featuring Chevy Jones, while Lupe Fiasco is on deck with Jonah Matranga. These tracks are included alongside new releases from fan favorites AFI, Audioslave, Dashboard Confessional and Taking Back Sunday. Also this year, the game will feature new music debuts from Jared Letos 30 Seconds to Mars, Dave Navarros band The Panic Channel and Rise Against.
Again this year, the hip hop production team Da Riffs remixed nearly a dozen original NFL FILMS music pieces will be showcased throughout the menus and in gameplay.
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