Excerpt: "...was first introduced to the Madden franchise, in particular this game I was doubtful to say the least. At first I thought that my doubts had been proven correct until bang! I selected a running play and ran 70 yards for the touch down. From that moment I have been hooked. The vast selection of plays seems daunting but the helpful "ask Madden" feature is very useful for beginners. Once you get a few games under your belt you begin to select your favourite ...
Pros: The compulsive addictivness and superb commentry plus the exceptional franchise feature
Cons: Limited in its origonality and not everybodies cup of tea
Excerpt: "The Madden genre generally makes tacet improvements from year to year without making too many changes. Sure, they might add a graphic or two, or make a few game changes to keep the junkies excited, but generally speaking they didn't make a lot of changes. That all changes this year with the addition of Owner Mode. Now in the Franchise mode an player can control all facets of the game -- ticket prices, concessions, even parking... Keep the fans ...
Pros: Superb graphics, OWNER MODE, realistic feel, best game in the genre
Cons: AI is sometimes very predictable, online section needs work
Summary: This game is awesome. All the options, the updated rosters, The new stadiums, the fact that the kickers are left-footed (unlike Madden 2002 on PS1), EVERYTHING. This game rocks. Don't waste your money on some Sega product [stuff] like NFL 2K3 and certainly not some piece of [stuff] where everything and I mean EVERYTHING is how it shouldn't be with NFL Blitz 20-03. In my opinion Madden will Rule NFL Blitz's and NFL 2k's ...4ever.