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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.


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Madden NFL 06 PlayStation 2 The Superstar game mode<br>The map in the apartment  gives the player access to their barbers, tattoo parlour, training facilities etc
Madden NFL 06 PlayStation 2 The game's graphics aren't quite as good as the game's tutorial in the previous screenshot
Madden NFL 06 Windows Mini-Camp screen
Madden NFL 06 Windows Checking from replay if anything illegal happen

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Alternate Titles

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

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Critic Reviews

Game Vortex Xbox 2005 96 out of 100 96
Game Informer Magazine Xbox Sep, 2005 9 out of 10 90
GameZone Xbox Aug 18, 2005 9 out of 10 90
GameSpy Xbox Aug 09, 2005 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
GameZone PlayStation 2 Aug 18, 2005 8.8 out of 10 88
GameStar (Germany) Windows Aug, 2005 86 out of 100 86
Game Freaks 365 Xbox Aug 13, 2005 8.1 out of 10 81
Game Freaks 365 GameCube 2005 8.1 out of 10 81
X-Power Xbox Sep 06, 2005 8 out of 10 80
1UP Windows Oct 12, 2005 8 out of 10 80

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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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