DescriptionMadden NFL 08 is the third entry in the series on the Xbox 360/PlayStation 3 console generation. It features the usual roster updates and control changes and adds several new features.
The major gameplay change is a new read-and-react system. Star players get assigned "weapon" categories, describing their particular skill set. On the line, a press of a button reveals mismatches that take these weapons into account, indicating when to make last-minute play changes. The franchise mode has been enhanced and now includes player training via mini games and a Front Office Mode (akin to Owner Mode on previous versions). There is a new rookie potential feature, that tags players either "gems" or "busts" after a few years in the league, depending on their draft potential, with these tags influencing their stats.
The Madden points of the previous year have been replaced by the Rings of a Champion system. Completing tasks awards rings and trophies. The trophies can be wagered in games, both against the CPU and against human players.
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|Atomic Gamer||Aug 20, 2007||90 out of 100||90|
|TalkXbox||Sep 18, 2007||87 out of 100||87|
|Worth Playing||Sep 22, 2007||8.5 out of 10||85|
|XBox Front||Sep 25, 2007||85 out of 100||85|
|Gamers' Temple, The||Aug 30, 2007||85 out of 100||85|
|Game Informer Magazine||Sep, 2007||8 out of 10||80|
|GameAlmighty.com||Aug 16, 2007||7.2 out of 10||72|
|Eurogamer.net (UK)||Sep 04, 2007||7 out of 10||70|
|G4 TV: X-Play||Aug 16, 2007||60|
|Jive Magazine||Aug 15, 2007||2.5 out of 5||50|
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- X360A achievement guide (X360A's achievement guide for Madden NFL 08)
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