Publisher: Electronic Arts Inc.
Developer: EA Tiburon
Ship Date: August 2005
With the official videogame license of the NFL and its players and in its 16 th year of the franchise, Madden NFL 06 offers game changing innovation and complete NFL authenticity. With more than 40 million copies sold, Madden NFL Football continues to be the #1 football franchise.
For the first time in 10 years, the Madden NFL Football franchise has revolutionized its passing gameâ€”giving Madden NFL 06 the most groundbreaking and innovative offensive arsenal ever created. The new QB Vision Control lets you scan the field, look off defenders, and make perfect throws within your quarterback's unique field of vision. QB Precision Placement lets you put the ball exactly where you want it. Madden NFL 06 brings authentic NFL passing to video games like never before.
Quarterback Vision Control : Look off receivers and make heads turn with the revolutionary QB Vision Control mechanic. Each QB has a different field of vision, depending on his rating. It's now tougher to hit receivers outside the QB Vision Control .
Precision Placement : Choose exactly where to throw the ballâ€”lead the receiver across the middle or take a little off a deep pass to set up a jump-ball.
Additional Passing Features: Formation Specific Audiblesâ€”different audibles for different situations; Smart Routesâ€” receivers adjust their routes to pick up first downs or cross the goal line; Head Trackingâ€”players now turn their heads when looking for the ballâ€”no more blind catches.
NFL Superstar Mode: This entirely new single-player mode allows you to experience the life of an NFL player by earning one of more than 60 Personas ranging from MVP to Movie Star.
More Robust Online Features ** : Share files via your EA Locker and instantly find a solid match-up with improved matchmaking. Check your EA SPORTS Fantasy Football stats in game.
Broadcast Presentation: Improved graphics, tons of scripted scenes, and new replays and sequences.
Truck Stick Control: Deliver big hits on offense to break tackles, pancake defenders, and clear your path to the end zone
Real NFL Gameplay: All-new features include smart routes, defensive keys, and blocking assignments.
Updated sound and commentary : More natural sounding commentary system, radio show improvements with new calls, and enhanced commentary from John Madden as he breaks down the game and analyzes replays.
Franchise Enhancements: The deepest season mode to date features:
Total Control Simulation â€”Quickly simulate results on a play-by-play basis.
Establish a Gameplan â€” Practice plays to counter your opponent's strengths and exploit their weaknesses, while earning in-game attribute bonuses for your efforts during practice.
Spawn Games : Play Franchise games online. This plus the EA Locker users to compete in Franchises concurrently.