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Madden NFL 2002 (GameCube)

100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
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John Madden brings the best football back with updated stats and players, bigger than ever! All 32 NFL teams including the expansion Houston Texans. Hard to believe but they make many improvements on the previous version. There are new player faces and on-field animations and expanded motion capture. EA Sports added a new game within the game called Two Minute Drill.

The controls are basically the same with Easy Play using simplified controls and Normal Play with the full features encompassing nearly everything one could do on the real gridiron. You can create a player or a whole team. Trade players and manage teams through out the season.


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Alternate Titles

  • "疯狂橄榄球2002" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Madden 2002" -- Common title

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The Press Says

Game Informer Magazine Feb, 2002 9 out of 10 90
Game Freaks 365 Sep, 2001 9 out of 10 90
GameZone Dec 03, 2001 8.9 out of 10 89
IGN Nov 16, 2001 8.7 out of 10 87
Gamer's Pulse Dec 06, 2001 86 out of 100 86
GameSpot Nov 14, 2001 8.6 out of 10 86


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EA cover curse

Daunte Culpepper fell victim to the EA cover curse with a knee injury that sidelined him for 5 games in 2001 and a league high 23 interceptions in 2002.


  • GameSpy
    • 2001 – Xbox Game of the Year

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Rogee (506) added Madden NFL 2002 (GameCube) on Dec 12, 2001
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