Electronic Arts announced this morning that the next installment in its hockey franchise [is] going to take a major shift in NHL 13. [...]
NHL 13 will offer a redesigned gameplay that will capture accurate speed, creativity and strategy behind the NHL hockey with a new system called “True Performance Skating” with over 1000 new animations and a renewed artificial intelligence called “EA SPORTS Hockey IQ “. With the Hockey IQ, EA states that you can even create your own strategies in attack and defense based on the strengths you want to use.
Also new to this new NHL game, “Connected GM” [...] puts you in the shoes of the GM[,] and “NHL moments Live”, [which] proposes to revisit some of the good moments of the 2011-12 season by playing them. [...]
NHL 13 will be available September 11, 2012 in North America and September 14, 2012 in Europe.