I know we rarely (never) talk about sports games here on TAY, but I thought this was interesting nonetheless: hardcore hipster gaming blog NPR reports the new Madden NFL '15 game will, for the first time, feature real tattoos on American football players.
SACRAMENTO – Citing a desperate lack of things to talk about with his co-workers in the break room, local man Martin Wu downloaded a copy of Madden 2012 from Xbox Live earlier today.
Welcome to Sportsball, where I spend the NFL season trying to figure out how to play Madden and win. It only works sometimes. Catch up on the fun here. Read on to find out why the lead image is a vintage 'NSYNC group shot. Maybe.
Lots of people play Madden, but not many people tell you what it's like to be completely new at it. I've been doing it for five weeks, and I'm still pretty bad. If you're new, get caught up here. All set? Great. Roll film!
Immensely popular and ridiculously lucrative, the Madden NFL series of video games is an entertainment behemoth. It is also forever and inextricably tied to its source material: the real, live version of the sport it simulates. It is the Christopher Reeve of video games, never really discussed on its own merits, but…
With the release of Madden 25 coming, it's good to have something on hand so you don't have to tear yourself away from making your friends and family cry as you defeat them in glorious victory!
You're down a touchdown, with just under a minute left before halftime. You've got no timeouts left, but your QB is connecting with the receivers on every play. You cross the 50, and get stuffed just outside field goal range. It's 4th and short, and it's the last play of the half. What do you do?