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John Madden returns for the '96 season of Madden NFL.

Play exhibition, Super Bowl, playoffs or full season with any of the 1995 teams or all Madden teams.

While you can still select weather and there are over 100 injuries, this version adds voice-overs and the ability to draft and create players and see if they get drafted.

Still includes windowless passing, all new Madden-designed strategies and team match-up that shows how your players stack up to the other team in their position.


Madden NFL 96 Genesis The pass is good for a 18 yard gain. First down.
Madden NFL 96 SNES The play
Madden NFL 96 Genesis The kickoff
Madden NFL 96 Genesis The play

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User Reviews

The end of an era SNES Condemned (75)

Critic Reviews

GamePro (US) Genesis Dec, 1995 5 out of 5 100
GamePro (US) SNES Dec, 1995 5 out of 5 100
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) Genesis Nov, 1995 18.5 out of 20 92
Electric Playground Genesis Nov 06, 1995 9 out of 10 90
Video Games Genesis Dec, 1995 86 out of 100 86
SuperGamePower SNES Jan, 1996 4.2 out of 5 84
SuperGamePower Genesis Jan, 1996 4 out of 5 80 Genesis Jun 28, 2011 8 out of 10 80
The Video Game Critic SNES Aug 20, 2009 C+ 58
The Video Game Critic Genesis Jan 04, 2000 D+ 33


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  • Computer Gaming World
    • November 1996 (15th anniversary issue) – #9 Top Vaporware Title in Computer Game History (PC version)

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