NHL 09 Review
The latest entry in EA's venerable hockey franchise is the best yet.
Last year I was a K2 player who converted to the EA ways for NHL 08. I was amazed by how realistic the game was, the amazing developments with the skill stick, and the hours and hours of game time I put it. Pretty much t... Read Full Review8 of 8 users found the following review helpful
Okay, there IS technically online play but you have to go to the EA forums to get people's IPs and do a direct connect. There is no lobby. There is no EA involvement and support. There isn't even a dedicated place for... Read Full Review9 of 10 users found the following review helpful
Annual sports games always have a tough road. After all, the rules of sports have changed very little for centuries in some cases; how do you keep a game based on a sport fresh for year after year? EA Sports' NHL seri... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Last years NHL game was a huge step forward, and for once EA has continued that forward trend with NHL 2009. While I have not played everything in great depth thus far, I have touched upon most of the game aspects to for... Read Full Review4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
this game is extroardinarily done, the be a pro mode is amazing the character customization could be a little bit better but is none the less very well done, and the ranking system(rookie, pro etc.) is also very well don... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
I was super hyped up when I bought this game, because I loved NHL 08 and couldn't wait to get the new one. When I first started playing I was really disappointed because it was like EXACTLY the same, but then I started l... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
From the new EASHL to the Be a Pro mode to all the old favorites, this game is addictive and all around entertaining. If you love hockey BUY IT NOW, if you just like playing sports games with your friends BUY IT FASTER. ... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Surprisingly getting a 9 on IGN, who knows for gamespot? I understand why they have such good scores to it. It surpasses 08, but it just expands on it. ---- The whole fact of you starting off in the AHL, then onto ... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Going to make this short and sweet! This game is the best console Hockey game ever created by a country mile!!! There is soooo much to do besides actually playing hockey that it can be overwhelming at first. Once yo... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
I have been a big fan of EA's NHL series for a long time. I love to make a player in my likeness and play in the NHL and school the goalie with a nice deke. The one thing that always bothered me was the fact that from th... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
EA Sports' NHL Dev Team has done it again by taking the NHL series to the next level. With the addition of Be a Pro Mode and an online League this is surely the best sports game of they year. EA has added additional c... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
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