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Madden NFL 06

MobyRank MobyScore
Nintendo DS
61
2.5
Windows
83
3.6
PSP
80
4.0
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Description

The football masters are back once again and ready to blow you away with some of the best features ever.

All new major passing offense and passing upgrades like the all new QB vision.

Brand new single-player mode lets you experience the life of an NFL player by earning one of more than 60 Personas ranging from MVP to Movie Star.

New robust (online) features: share files via your EA Locker and instantly find a solid match-up with improved matchmaking. Also check your EA SPORTS Fantasy Football stats in game.


Screenshots

Madden NFL 06 Windows In Franchise Mode, you can even listen to the radio
Madden NFL 06 Game Boy Advance Running with the ball.
Madden NFL 06 Nintendo DS Title screen.
Madden NFL 06 Windows Team Management, where teams can be viewed and edited

Alternate Titles

  • "疯狂橄榄球2006" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)

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The Press Says

1UP Xbox Aug 07, 2005 A 100
MAN!AC PlayStation 2 Oct, 2005 88 out of 100 88
GamingTrend Xbox Oct, 2005 516 out of 600 86
GamersMark Xbox Sep 07, 2005 8.4 out of 10 84
Next Level Gaming Xbox 360 Nov 17, 2005 82 out of 100 82
Game Freaks 365 Xbox Aug 13, 2005 8.1 out of 10 81
Game Chronicles Xbox 360 Nov 26, 2005 8.1 out of 10 81
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Windows Nov, 2005 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Yahoo! Games Xbox 360 Dec 05, 2005 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Game Revolution Xbox 360 Nov 21, 2005 C+ 58

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Trivia

EA cover curse

Donavan McNabb in the 2005 season opener suffered a sports hernia that would eventually require surgery. He decided to hold off on the surgery until a groin injury in the tenth game of the year ended his season.

Lawsuit

On 28th November 2005, Pernell Harris sues Electronic Arts over the NFL Superstar mode in Madden NFL 06. He claims to have met with the company in 2003 to discuss his game Heart of a Champion, in which players guide an athlete from high school to professional football. He accuses EA of breaching an "implied in fact contract" by using those features without compensation and violation of a confidentiality agreement.

Server shutdown

On 1st September 2007, EA closed their servers for multiplayer games, for the Xbox, Xbox 360, Windows, PS2 and PSP versions.

Awards

  • GameSpy
    • 2005 – PC Sports Game of the Year (Readers' Vote)
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