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NHL 23 Review | Game Radar+

Sports games released every year often face the same problem of acting like an update to the previous year’s installment instead of being a brand new experience. There are rare instances where an entry overhauls features significantly or adds something that breathes fresh life into the series, such as the surprisingly fresh FIFA 23. Unfortunately, Studio Mate’s NHL 23 falls victim to the genre’s annual release cycle.

Fast Facts: NHL 23

(Image credit: EA)

Release date: October 14, 2022
platform: PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X, Xbox One
Developer: EA Vancouver
the publisher: EA Sports

I’m not saying NHL 23 is bad. itselfThe improvements have definitely improved the gameplay on ice, making it the most fun game we’ve had in years. There’s always been something zen about hopping between teammates to set up good one-timers and decking around opponents, but the new Last Chance Pack move makes it even more addictive .