Madden 19 Kaepernick’s Name Back In Soundtrack
8/7/2018 7:33 AM PDT
EA Sports activities has fastened the Colin Kaepernick “mistake” — eradicating the edit that scrubbed the QB’s identify from a track that is on the soundtrack for the Madden NFL 19 online game.
As we beforehand reported, Colin’s identify is part of the unique lyrics for YG‘s observe, “Huge Financial institution” — which is featured within the sport. However, on the model launched on Madden, Kaep’s identify was mysteriously absent.
EA Sports activities claimed they made “an unlucky mistake” when “members of our crew misunderstood the truth that whereas we don’t have rights to incorporate Colin Kaepernick within the sport, this doesn’t have an effect on soundtracks.”
EA added, “We tousled, and the edit ought to by no means have occurred. We’ll make it proper, with an replace to Madden NFL 19 on August 6 that may embody the reference once more.”
Seems, EA stored their phrase on that — and now, Colin’s identify will be heard on the track within the sport.
There was a motion to boycott the sport — we’ll see what occurs to the boycott now that the “mistake” has been remedied.