"New reactive environments now have an impact on the handling of the player controlled vehicle. Driving over a railroad track will have a different effect on handling than driving over cement, and the same goes for all of the standard surfaces you’d see in a city setting. This takes environmental mapping to another level by actually affecting the gameplay."
"NHL 2K6 for the Xbox 360 will support online leagues, tourney and full stat tracking via Xbox Live, but this is something we’ve become accustomed to from the NHL 2K line. Yes, you’ll also still be able to customize arena music thanks to the standard 360 custom soundtracks. Hopefully we’ll get a few more goodies like face mapping in create-a-player and more."