How to Play Madden 16 Free This Weekend

Free play weekend on Xbox One coincides with the start of the 2016 NFL Draft.


Looking for something new to play on Xbox One this weekend? Microsoft has announced that EA's Madden NFL 16 is free to play for all Xbox Live Gold members now until 11:59 PM PST on Monday, May 2.

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This offer is part of Microsoft's "Free Play Days" promotion. It's not the first time Madden NFL 16 has been included in the promotion, as it--along with NBA 2K16--was also free for a weekend back in 2015.

In other news about Madden NFL 16, Microsoft has discounted the game to $20 across Xbox One and Xbox 360. Additionally, the professional football game is free for EA Access members on Xbox One.

You can find the free Madden NFL 16 promotion in the Gold Member area of the Xbox dashboard. The start of this promotion coincides with the 2016 NFL Draft, which began Thursday night and continues this weekend.

For more on Madden NFL 16, you can check out GameSpot's review. The game was the second best-selling physical title of all of 2015 in the US, only behind Call of Duty: Black Ops III.

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