EA Sports has announced the release date for the next Madden NFL video game. This year, the game will be named Madden NFL 25 to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the franchise.
Cam Weber, General Manager of American Football for EA SPORTS, said this via a release on the EA website:
There’s no better way to celebrate and mark the culmination of 25 years of innovation than by naming this year’s game Madden NFL 25. This year’s game will push the boundaries with gameplay and feature innovations that will lay a very strong foundation for the next 25 years of this storied franchise.
For the second consecutive year, the Madden cover athlete will be determined by an interactive fan vote, giving you the opportunity to decide he gets the prestigious honor Voting will start on March 11th on ESPN.com/MaddenVote and you can keep up with the brackets and voting on ESPN SportsNation once again.
Anthony Stevenson, Senior Director of Marketing at EA SPORTS, had this statement:
It’s great to be back with another year of the award-winning Madden NFL Cover Vote for a brand-new game that will be the deepest and most innovative in the history of the franchise when it launches in August. This year we’re posing the ultimate question of who’s more deserving; one of the NFL’s all-time greats or one of today’s hottest players?