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Madden NFL 2003

MobyRank MobyScore
PlayStation 2
87
4.2
Xbox
88
2.2
Windows
87
3.7
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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 Grant Wistrom suffers a head injury.
Madden NFL 2003 Windows Kurt Warner's stats so far in the game are displayed as the Rams start a new down on offense.
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.

Alternate Titles

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

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The Press Says

Computer Gaming World (CGW) Windows Nov, 2002 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
GamersMark PlayStation 2 Aug 25, 2002 9.7 out of 10 97
GameSpot Windows Aug 20, 2002 9.2 out of 10 92
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
Gamers' Temple, The GameCube Sep 20, 2002 90 out of 100 90
Jeuxvideo.com PlayStation 2 Oct 07, 2002 17 out of 20 85
ZTGameDomain Xbox 2003 8 out of 10 80
PC Gamer Windows Nov, 2002 74 out of 100 74
PGNx Media PlayStation 2 Sep 13, 2002 5 out of 10 50

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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

  • 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

Related Web Sites

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