Conclusion: This years Madden is a good outing for their first try on the Xbox. The visuals, although not up to the Xbox’s standards are good. The gameplay is only hindered by the button placement on the Xbox controller and that is not EA’s fault.
Excerpt: > Madden football games have come along way over the past years, but by far this is the best game yet. Madden NFL 2002 blows past all the competition on the Xbox with superb graphics and gameplay. Its time to head to the Super Bowl again. Here's what Madden NFL 2002 has to offer.
Conclusion: Madden 2001 on the PS2 last year, Madden again had a right to claim superiority over its direct counterparts. Was the 2001 rebound a fluke? Or does Madden 2002 continue the franchise's resurgence?
Conclusion: Bottom line, Madden 2002 has great graphics, boring commentary, good sound effects, good gameplay with a few major problems in the game play and ability to run online leagues. I would only suggest this game if you plan to play the game online if you can overlook some of the stuff I mentioned.
Summary: "The season/franchise games are played out over the 16-game season. These are far more involved than the exhibition games, from the main season menu you can decide what basic rules you want to go with" "Madden 2002 is a gorgeous game, there is so much detail inside that it is hard to pick up all of...
Pros: Great against friends, Great graphics, Smooth frame rate
Cons: Some Dodgy Controls, Crowd Sounds Suck, No LAN support