EA has done it again!! They've found a way to wrap up a piece of crap game into a nice, neat package, slap a bow on it and still sell millions of copies! But don't be fooled: Madden's success can only be attributed to EA's stellar marketing team and an ever-so-loyal group of fans. You can't, however, attribute any of its success to Madden 06 actually being a quality product. It's pretty unfortunate that EA Sports went through the entire process of purchasing the NFL license only to produce a game like THIS! It's even more unfortunate that Sega's NFL 2K franchise had to be sacrificed. Before last year, I was as big a fan of Madden as anyone, but after playing NFL 2K5, I believed I was witnessing the future of football video games! It's a shame I was only able to enjoy the game for one season.
I've already made a vow to never buy another game of NBA Live. Unless Madden improves next year, I will walk away from it, too.
This game feels nearly Identicle to madden 2004 so it must be madden 2004 in a 2006 box... Last year when Madden 05 was realised I decided to go with ESPN2k5 and for good reason, Madden 05 was a terrible failure. Well... Read Full Review
If I wanted to play a game as good as Madden 2005, I would have bought Madden 2005! This game is going back to the store. The passing game is broken...You wanted to do something cool? How about adding the VIP feature tha... Read Full Review