Patch being worked on to address many Madden NFL 16 bugs
While there's a lot to like about Madden NFL 16, it's also arguably the buggiest release for the series in recent memory. At the top of the list is the encroachment bug during gameplay, as well as several that are extremely detrimental to Connected Franchise. It's probably wise to wait on starting up a franchise until a patch has been delivered that fixes the known issues.
[Update] Even EA is now publicly stating to wait on starting a franchise until a patch goes out.
There may not be...
Review: Madden NFL 16
Madden NFL 16 offers up some intriguing additions and improvements on the field, with new receiver-defender interactions and controls, inaccuracy from quarterbacks, and more realistic penalties - plus the introduction of the brand new Draft Champions Mode.
How are those things reconciled with what appears to be an especially buggy release for the series and disappointment with general presentation and Connected Franchise? All of that is examined...
Madden NFL 16 impressions discussion video
Madden NFL 16 has been out through EA Access since Wednesday, supplying ample time to have formed base impressions of the new game. After about 12 hours of play (over two different accounts) Rich Grisham joins me to discuss our thoughts on the game to this point.
Areas covered include gameplay, penalties, Draft Champions, online play, the prologue, and bugs. This show will also be put out in podcast form later today and will be posted tomorrow!
Full online game of Madden NFL 16 with impressions commentary
While those with an Xbox One have the ability to check out Madden NFL 16 prior to release, everyone else is left on the outside looking in. Thanks to the widespread presence of streams though at the very least people are able to assess the game based on footage and the impressions of those who have been able to play through EA Access.
In this first complete game video, played online, my Seahawks take on Rich Grisham's Eagles. During the game we discuss early impressions and react to the e...
Madden NFL 16 EA Access Live Stream
Madden NFL 16 is available now through EA Access, and I'll be streaming much of the day. Join and watch, and chat along! If active the live stream will be embedded. If not currently live the archived streams and other videos will be there instead. (more…)...
10 hour trial for Madden NFL 16 now available through EA Access
Madden NFL 16Â isÂ out now to download as a timed trial with EA Access on Xbox One. Subscribers to the service will get 10 hours of playtime after which it will expire. The timer is ticking down whenever the game is loaded regardless of whether it is being played, menus are being navigated through, or if there is any activity taking place at all. So make sure to exit out and close the application from the Xbox One home screen when not in use.
The 10 hours are there to play whether its all...
Save money on your Madden NFL 16 pre-order
Madden NFL 16 is nearly here, it releases next Tuesday whileÂ those on Xbox One with EA Access will be able to start playing Thursday, and there are still some enticing deals on the game to take advantage which isÂ somewhat rare for pre-orders.
Amazon continues to offer the game on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 to Prime members for $50. Take the order to checkout to see the discount applied.
Those that have a copy of Madden NFL 15 to get rid of willÂ want to consider the trade-in offer be...
Giveaway: Madden NFL 16
In entering the heart of the sports gaming season the semi-regular site giveaways now return!Â The first of many to come is for a copy of Madden NFL 16Â on the system of choice.
For a second opportunity at winning a copy of Madden NFL 16 make sure to enter the giveaway currently running through Hit The Pass as well.
There are several ways to qualify and each one counts for entries so the more you complete the more chances to win. The giveaway is open now and will run through August 20t...