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Madden NFL 16

EA Tiburon, Electronic Arts
Aug 25, 2015 - PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 5

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Critic Reviews for Madden NFL 16

Madden NFL 16's new throwing and passing game ramps up the risk, reward, and realism in new, exciting ways.

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With a focus on the fundamentals and an eye for simulation-style football, Madden NFL 16 maintains the franchise's upward trajectory. Football fans have a solid title in their hands this season.

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This year delivers the kind of football moments we've wanted for a long time from the franchise. A clear step forward

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Madden 16's hard-earned successes feel that much more satisfying.

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EA's juggernaut sports series delivers its 2015 installment with finesse and prowess, making it worth the attention of both fans and newcomers.

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For the second year in a row, Madden makes smart, interesting changes that genuinely improve the experience.

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Madden NFL 16 takes another clear step forward this year, featuring some fantastic additions to the passing game and an excellent new mode. After being maligned for so many years, Madden now has a clear sense of momentum that should carry it through the rest of the generation. Absent the bugs and balance issues, which should be addressed soon via patch, this is the best Madden I've played in a decade.

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[Madden NFL] 16 has been one of the best in recent history and it's a delight to see EA continually cook up new ways to serve an old dish.

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