All gamers need before 'NHL 13' release

"NHL 13" may be the only action hockey fans can get this year because of the labor dispute. EA Sports

Though the real NHL season may be in jeopardy, "NHL 13" will release on Tuesday as scheduled for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, and we have a fresh photo gallery of screenshots that can be seen here.

Here's what else we've put together to preview "NHL 13":

Highest rated players in 'NHL 13'

Female legends added to 'NHL 13'

Details of Connected mode in 'NHL 13'

Video details gameplay in 'NHL 13'

Claude Giroux, Pekka Rinne talk 'NHL 13'

'NHL 13' delivers enhanced skating, player IQ