Madden NFL continues to be the #1 football franchise in history. Players will rule the gridiron with intuitive controls, fluid gameplay and a new branching animation system that yields the jaw-dropping tackles and spectacular catches in Madden NFL 08. New player moves, lateral passes and the dynamic Hit-Stick 2.0 gives gamers an unprecedented and hyperrealistic NFL football experience. Madden NFL 08 features a new Read and React system that allows gamers to quickly identify the strongest players on the field, and to make game-altering adjustments to further affect each and every play.
- All-New Read and React System: Scan the field to identify individual strengths and weaknesses before every play. Read, react, and exploit mismatches to gain the upper hand.
- All-New Front Office Mode: Take the reins of an NFL franchise and manage the entire operation from the top down. From building stadiums to drafting key players, you have complete control of one of the deepest game modes in franchise history.
- Hit Stick 2.0: Take more control on defence with an enhanced Hit Stick. Aim high to jar the ball loose or take down power backs with drive-stopping tackles around the legs.
- Take on NFL Legends: Build your franchise around more than 150 Pro Football Hall of Fame players, including Walter Payton, Joe Montana, Barry Sanders, Bob Griese, Willie Lanier, and Jack Youngblood.
- Ring of a Champion: Design and customize your own championship ring based on career achievements, then order your new gem from Jostens, makers of the real NFL Super Bowl rings.
- Players Smarter Than Ever Before: Improved player intelligence provides more authentic gameplay on both sides of the ball. New player moves and ultra-smooth animations deliver the most realistic football gaming experience ever.
- ESRB Rating: EVERYONE