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Madden NFL 2003

MobyRank MobyScore
PlayStation 2
87
4.2
Windows
87
3.7
Xbox
88
2.2
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Description

In the game you control the ball by players of your favorite team to win the match. Opposite players also has tactic commands of their coach to take the ball from you.

The game for first time features on-line gaming capability and also adds new teams like Houston Texans, and new NFL division alignment.The game also has Create-a-Player option, where the players can determine in mini-games their physical conditions, for example, to be receivers or quarterbacks. Later you can include these players into teams. However, there is also availability to trade players instead of train them. Also the game has an option, which allows to play from playbook and then practice it.

In XBox, Windows, PS2, PSX, GameCube versions the commentary is provided by Al Michaels. The game has rendered graphics with all animation based on it.

The GBA version has graphics similar to Madden '94 for SNES and Genesis, but has multiplayer mode using GCN/GBA cable.

The game is up to 4 players.

Screenshots

Madden NFL 2003 Windows It's 3rd and 15, and the Patriots are prepared to go long.
Madden NFL 2003 Windows Jeff Wilkins is set for the opening kickoff.
Madden NFL 2003 Windows Credits
Madden NFL 2003 Windows Grant Wistrom suffers a head injury.

Alternate Titles

  • "疯狂橄榄球2003" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Madden 2003" -- Informal title

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The Press Says

Game Informer Magazine GameCube Sep, 2002 9.25 out of 10 92
IGN PlayStation 2 Aug 08, 2002 9.1 out of 10 91
4Players.de PlayStation 2 Oct 15, 2002 91 out of 100 91
Gameplanet Windows Aug 28, 2002 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Thunderbolt Games Xbox Jul 24, 2003 9 out of 10 90
PC Games (Germany) Windows Oct 25, 2002 90 out of 100 90
PSX Nation PlayStation Oct 22, 2002 89 out of 100 89
Gamesmania Windows Oct 22, 2002 89 out of 100 89
Pelit Windows Nov, 2002 86 out of 100 86
GameSpy Windows Sep 15, 2002 86 out of 100 86

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Trivia

EA cover curse

Marshall Faulk suffered the curse with a recurring ankle injury that cause him to miss five games in 2003 and the Rams to miss the playoffs for the first time in four years.

Awards

  • 4Players
    • 2002– Best Xbox Sports Game of the Year
  • Computer Gaming World
    • April 2003 (Issue #225) – Sports Game of the Year (Editors' Choice)
    • April 2003 (Issue #225) – Sports Game of the Year (Readers' Choice)
  • GameSpy
    • 2003 – PC Sports Game of the Year (Readers' Vote)
Information also contributed by ClydeFrog

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  • Madden (Fan site for all Madden/NCAA games and Sports.)
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