Nu är det återigen dags att bänka sig framför konsolen för en ny dos av amerikansk fotboll med ett nytt “Madden”-spel. Denna gång pryds spelets omslag av NFL-superstjärnan Josh Allen, som blir den första Buffalo Bills-spelaren att pryda ett Madden NFL-omslag någonsin. I ett pressmeddelande säger Josh Allen:

“As a fan of Madden NFL since childhood, I’m honored to be the first Buffalo Bills player on the cover, and I wouldn’t have gotten here without the support of my team and Bills Mafia. Superstar and mini-games are back in Madden, and I’m really excited for fans to see how the experiences have evolved.”

Bland nyheterna i spelet lyfter EA Sports fram det nya speldjupet som ger mer kontroll, och SAPIEN Technology gör att realismen tar ett rejält kliv framåt vad gäller spelupplevelsen. Se fler nyheter listade nedan. I ett pressmeddelande står att läsa:

“…new gameplay depth that delivers more control and realism on PlayStation®5, Xbox Series X|S, and PC versions, through the next evolution of FieldSENSE™ and the debut of SAPIEN Technology. SAPIEN delivers a leap forward in NFL realism by rebuilding the character skeleton providing more body definition and variation to on field physiques. SAPIEN makes characters more human and anatomically correct, improving authentic athletic motion and with FieldSENSE, creates true-to-life movement patterns on the field.”

Det nya spelet “Madden NFL 24” släpps den 18 augusti 2023 till PlayStation5, Xbox Series X|S och PC.

Nyheter i “Madden NFL 24”:

Hit Everything: New contested catch tackles provide more control to play the receiver and new tackle types like: Wrap tackles, Scoop tackles and all-new Hit-Stick animations add personality and more variety on defense. Dynamic branching tech now expands to blocking as well.

Skill Based Passing: Skill Based Passing makes throwing and catching feel more fluid. An overhauled catching system ensures that receivers consistently maintain their momentum when catching the ball. It feels better than ever to hit a receiver in stride, giving you more control to get loose and get up-field after the catch. A variety of new passing and catching animations capture the authenticity that players expect – dive catches, no-look passes and some game-changing moments never before seen in Madden.

Foundational Football: Enhancements across blocking, ball carrier pathfinding, quarterback decision making and defensive back behaviors not only provide confidence your AI teammates will execute your gameplan the way you intend, but also deliver an authentic challenge. An all-new post-play engine brings the emotion of an NFL game to life through more realistic reactions and more emotive celebrations and frustrations.

Superstar Mode: Superstar returns with modernized versions of beloved experiences like your journey through the NFL Combine and Road To The Draft. New additions like 3v3 Superstar Showdown give fans the ability to live their NFL fantasy with friends.

Mini-Games: Test your skills with dozens of new mini-games, including moving obstacles and destructible targets in Franchise training camp or weekly strategy; every week in Superstar Mode; and playable from the main menu.

Franchise: Added depth in one of the most popular Madden NFL modes addresses top community requests like contract restructuring, trade improvements and deeper customization to name a few. Plus, mini-games are back with training camp and weekly training.

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