Celebrating 20 Years of Innovation and counting, Madden NFL 09 delivers its
most complete NFL football package ever. Whether you're a seasoned veteran or
picking up the game for the first time, players of all skill levels will enjoy a
unique, yet challenging experience with the innovative Adaptive Difficulty
Engine, which tailors the game to match your playing style. Instantly improve
your game with the all-new virtual Training Centre or incorporate feedback with
EA Sports BackTrack, allowing you to learn from your mistakes on the fly. With a
new broadcast presentation and online leagues, plus more than 85 new features
and enhancements, Madden NFL 2009 is the most authentic and adaptable game in
sports videogame history.
- Level the Playing Field: An all-new Adaptive Difficulty Engine assesses
your proficiency in the core skills areas of football, then tailors the
experience to match your playing style. An innovative, all-new Virtual
Training Centre allows you to fine-tune your game in a holographic
environment, while EA Sports BackTrack provides customised feedback, giving
you a chance to learn from your mistakes. Then, take what you've learned and
run the play again with EA Sports Rewind.
- Beyond Broadcast Presentation: Set your sights on the Vince Lombardi
Trophy in an all-new network television-style broadcast as Cris Collinsworth
and Tom Hammond call the action from the booth. A more immersive and
visually stunning presentation package also includes a new Options OnDemand
Picture-in-Picture playcall window giving you access to a wealth of stats,
customised tips, and in-game options - all at your fingertips without having
to pause the game.
- Online Leagues 2.0: Make a run for the post season for the first time
online. Featuring trades and statistical tracking for Online Leagues, up to
32 teams can battle it out using all-new flex scheduling.
- A New Look and Feel: With an enhanced graphics engine and new player
models, linemen battle in the trenches with more bulky physiques while backs
and receivers fly around the field with a more sleek and slimmer look.
Featuring the most realistic-looking grass and field turf ever in a sports
game, new weather and stadium lighting effects, and active exterior stadium
views, Madden NFL 09 is hands down the best looking sports game ever made!
- Most Authentic Gameplay Ever: Built from the ground up, an all-new Total
Control Animation System allows for instantaneous combo moves while bringing
new aspects to the game, including missed field goal returns, bobble
catches, wrap-up/break-out tackles, user controlled celebrations, and more.