By Steve Watts   //   August 15, 2014 8:55 AM

Madden NFL 15 commercial throws down the gauntlet

This year, EA Sports decided to go a slightly different route with its Madden marketing. Check out the lengthy commercial below, featuring comedian Kevin Hart and Dave Franco.

By Andrew Yoon   //   April 28, 2014 10:30 AM

Madden NFL 15 coming August 26, fans vote on cover athlete

Set 10 years before the events of last year's Madden NFL 25, the prequel promises to delve deeper into the back stories of fan-favorite characters of the franchise. How did he get that scar? How did those two meet? What's inside the box? All secrets will be revealed.
By Steve Watts   //   January 27, 2014 9:45 AM

Madden NFL 25 predicts Broncos win in Super Bowl

EA has released its Madden prediction for the Super Bowl, with a Madden NFL 25 simulation calling for the Broncos to win with a field goal in overtime.
By Steve Watts   //   January 27, 2014 7:00 AM

EA granted new trial in Madden creator suit

A district court judge has granted EA a new trial in the suit it lost against Robin Antonick, the original creator of the Madden series. Judge Charles Breyer stated the jury lacked the evidence for a proper ruling, and should have been comparing source code rather than visual similarities.
By Steve Watts   //   January 9, 2014 9:00 AM

Museum of the Moving Image tackles Madden history

The Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria, NY has opened an exhibit showcasing the history of the Madden series, with playable demos from various eras of its history.
By Steve Watts   //   June 24, 2013 7:30 AM

Madden designer suit against EA going to trial [update]

Original Madden designer Robin Antonick has won the first phase of his case against Electronic Arts, alleging unpaid royalties for derivative works based on his design from the 1980s.
By Ozzie Mejia   //   November 28, 2012 1:15 PM

Madden NFL 13 Wii U review: rookie potential

Although the Wii U version of Madden NFL 13 has long since missed the opening kickoff, it offers football fans an interesting option for those that have yet to play it on Xbox 360 and PS3. While lacking polish, this incarnation of Madden utilizes Nintendo's GamePad in interesting ways, making it an exciting prospect.
By Andrew Yoon   //   August 6, 2012 11:15 AM

Madden NFL 13 loses Infinity Engine on Wii U

While the Wii U version of Madden NFL 13 will tout some exclusive new features over its Xbox 360 and PS3 brethren, it's going to be missing a few crucial features from the other console versions.
By Alice O'Connor   //   July 23, 2012 10:00 AM

Madden NFL price-fixing settlement blocks EA NCAA exclusivity

EA is set to pay out $27 million and swear not to renew its exclusivity agreement with the NCAA, as part of the settlement for a 2008 class-action lawsuit alleging such arrangements resulted in price-fixing.
By Steve Watts   //   June 4, 2012 10:01 AM

FIFA and Madden 13 adds Kinect voice commands

EA Sports showed off its Kinect functionality for FIFA Soccer 13 and Madden NFL 13 at Microsoft's press briefing, letting you make play calls with the sound of your voice.
By John Keefer   //   April 26, 2012 6:00 PM

Calvin Johnson voted next Madden cover boy

Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson got the fan vote as the next face of the Madden NFL games, defeating rookie quarterback Cam Newton.