EA Sports has released third content update for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One version of NHL 15. It introduces ton of new features, functionality and numerous bug fixes. As per the details revealed in the changelog, the update adds: “Be A GM Rookie Draft, Online Team Play and more”. Full changelog is posted below.
Online Team Play
- Play online with up to ten players, locked to a single position using real-world rosters. These matches will be 5v5 ranked with AI controlled goalies.
Be A GM Rookie Draft
- For the first time in the NHL franchise, you will be put on the clock and feel the pressure like a real NHL GM. As they do at the NHL Entry Draft, you have three minutes to make a draft pick. If the pressure is too much, you can also call timeouts to extend the amount of time you have to make a draft pick or potentially negotiate a trade. You can make trades at any time during the draft. The CPU will also propose trades to each other and the user throughout the course of the draft.
Presentation: New uniforms have been added for the following teams:
Philadelphia Flyers (NHL) 3rd jersey
Pittsburgh Penguins (NHL) 3rd jersey
Tampa Bay Lightning (NHL) 3rd jersey
Moose Jaw Warriors (WHL) 3rd jersey
Red Deer Rebels (WHL) 3rd jersey
Sarnia Sting (OHL) 3rd jersey
Boisbriand-Blainville Armada (QMJHL) 3rd jersey
Improved penalty logic for goalie interference calls.
Improved goalie decision making when playing the puck outside of the crease.
Pass Assist sliders have been tuned so that they now have the desired effect depending on the user setting.
Fixed issue where strategy overlay would show when User Strategy Adjustment slider is turned up.
Fixed rare issue where players would enter an unusual animation state after being body checked during a poke check.
Hockey Ultimate Team (HUT)
Fixed rare crash issues that can occur when sending won auction item to your Collection.
Fixed hang during matchmaking search in Versus.
Users will now be able to change auction prices faster.
Users that lose connection from their opponent are returned to HUT.
Be A Pro:
Addressed shootout coach feedback overlay issue.