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 Your apartment
Madden NFL 06 Windows Creating a player
Madden NFL 06 Windows Instant replay
Madden NFL 06 Windows Coin toss

Alternate Titles

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

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GamePro (US) PlayStation 2 Aug 08, 2005 5 out of 5 100
Next Level Gaming Xbox Aug, 2005 A- 91
Operation Sports Xbox Aug 18, 2005 9 out of 10 90
GamePro (US) GameCube Aug 08, 2005 4.5 out of 5 90
Lawrence Xbox Aug 15, 2005 89 out of 100 89
Pelit Windows Oct, 2005 88 out of 100 88
Game Over Online GameCube Sep 05, 2005 85 out of 100 85
1UP Windows Oct 12, 2005 8 out of 10 80
Game Watcher Windows Oct 01, 2005 8 out of 10 80
Game Shark Xbox Aug 23, 2005 B 75


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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.


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