This game was released on September 10, 2013. It is no longer available for pre-ordering; you can buy it normally.
NHL 14 is an upcoming hockey simulator developed by EA Canada and published by EA Sports. The game includes a handful of new features like more realistic collisions, easier controls, new jostling mechanics, additional skating animations, and one-touch dekes. The collision system is powered by the same technology as used in the latest FIFA titles. An updated Be a Pro career mode is also present.
First-off, preordering NHL 14 from any of the retailers listed below will net you an EA Sports Ultimate Pass, which includes 24 HUT Gold packs (you’ll get 1 pack per week for 24 weeks). In addition, there are some exclusive digital and physical goodies to be had:
- Amazon: Warrior Player Pack and CCM Player Pack, both of which include exclusive custom equipment and boosts for your Be A Pro and EASHL created players.
- Best Buy: Easton Player Pack with custom gear to give your Be A Pro and EASHL players an extra edge.
- GameStop: exclusive NHL 14 Fathead wall decal and two waves of digital bonus content.
- Origin: Goalie Pack which will grant your Be A Pro and EASHL goalies some boost items.
Enforcer Engine trailer
The new Enforcer Engine is powered by Fight Night technology and brings third-person perspective and physics-based punching to fights in NHL 14.
NHL 14 is set to launch on September 10th, 2013 for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 consoles. There’s no indication that any releases for next-gen consoles are planned at this point.