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Madden NFL 06

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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.


Madden NFL 06 Windows Select sides
Madden NFL 06 Windows Checking from replay if anything illegal happen
Madden NFL 06 Windows Instant replay
Madden NFL 06 PlayStation 2 Not only can players be created, fans can be created too

Alternate Titles

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

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Worth Playing PlayStation 2 Sep 05, 2005 9.2 out of 10 92
GameSpy PlayStation 2 Aug 09, 2005 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Lawrence Xbox Aug 15, 2005 89 out of 100 89
Pelit Windows Oct, 2005 88 out of 100 88
GamingTrend Xbox Oct, 2005 516 out of 600 86
IGN GameCube Aug 15, 2005 8.5 out of 10 85
Jeuxvideo.com Windows Sep 22, 2005 17 out of 20 85
MikroBitti Windows Oct, 2005 84 out of 100 84
Game Freaks 365 Xbox Aug 13, 2005 8.1 out of 10 81
Game Watcher Windows Oct 01, 2005 8 out of 10 80


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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.


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.


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