Madden NFL 2005 (Windows)

Madden NFL 2005 Windows Title screen


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Another year, another Madden. Further AI, graphical and gameplay updates have been included for this new update to the long standing NFL series from EA Sports.

As usual, you can play through the entire NFL season with each team and every player. During play you can perform a range of plays and moves to advantage your team against the best in the business, offline, online or split screen. Play a quick match, the entire season and the playoffs right the way through to the big one, the Superbowl.


Madden NFL 2005 Windows If you fail to advance, you have to kick the ball away.
Madden NFL 2005 Windows Super Bowl History screen
Madden NFL 2005 Windows Mini-camp mode
Madden NFL 2005 Windows Nice winter weather

Alternate Titles

  • "疯狂橄榄球2005" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)

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Critic Reviews

PC Games (Germany) Nov 11, 2004 90 out of 100 90 Nov 02, 2004 90 out of 100 90
GameStar (Germany) Nov, 2004 88 out of 100 88
Game Watcher Oct 13, 2004 8.5 out of 10 85
Gamigo Nov 02, 2004 8.5 out of 10 85
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Dec, 2004 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80 Oct 16, 2004 15 out of 20 75
Joystick (French) Dec, 2004 7 out of 10 70


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Linebacker Ray Lewis completed the 2004-5 season and Pro Bowl without suffering a major injury or being involved in an "off-field incident". He did however have a personal low tackle/game ratio and for the first time in his nine year NFL career, did not have an interception (he had six in 2003-4).

Ray's Ravens missed the 2004-5 playoffs after winning the AFC North in the previous season.


  • GameSpy
    • 2004 – #6 Xbox Game of the Year
    • 2004 – #7 PS2 Game of the Year
    • 2004 – Xbox Sports Game of the Year
    • 2004 – PS2 Sports Game of the Year

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Robert Wolfe (87) added Madden NFL 2005 (Windows) on Aug 21, 2005
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