Conclusion: The bottom line with Madden is that it is an incredibly good and fun game, particularly online, where updated real life rosters are updated and downloaded automatically for online play every few weeks.
Excerpt: Once again, the people over at EA Sports have delivered a beautiful rendition of cyber football on the PS2. Player and coach models look amazing, and so do the many stadiums throughout the Nation Football League. Madden NFL 2004 looks beautiful, and sounds equally as nice.
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Conclusion: THE VERDICT: The Madden series has really grown here. It actually sports the most additions and enhancements since the franchise moved from the PSone to the PS2 with Madden 2001, and gameplay control alterations have been noted and appreciated.
Summary: There was a time when I would count the days until the next Madden was released. That moment would usually begin about three or four months after the current edition was released, the approximate amount of time that it would take for me to get bored with the game.