As part of the celebration of the NFL Draft today in Nashville, Electronic Arts announced Madden NFL 20, whose cover athlete will be the quarterback of the Kansas City Chiefs, Patrick Mahomes. The title of American football will be available on August 2.
Something interesting is that the teaser that the US publisher published includes collegiate football material, generating some suspicion among the fans, since the last installment of NCAA Football was in 2013, date after which there were legal lawsuits that led to the suspension of the series. According to EA, this year’s edition will include the Player Franchise mode: QB1, where you can create a field marshal and take it to participate, precisely, in collegiate football, as well as in the National Championship. Mahomes would have inspired and participated in the development of this modality.
& quot; Last year changed my life, the fact of being on the cover of Madden is a great honor and a dream come true for every fanatic of the video game. In addition, I never expected to have the opportunity to participate in the experience of the new game mode, Player Franchise: QB1, by providing information for the game & quot; Mahomes declared. & quot; I played Madden with my father as a child, and this is definitely a proud moment for me. & quot; I have added
Mahomes will be the first Chiefs player to appear on the Madden cover. and eighth field marshal. He is an unorthodox quarterback who was designated Most Valuable Player during the campaign of the previous year. That said, being a cover athlete for Madden lends itself to superstition, as those deserving of such honor often have problems in the following season, as was the case of Antonio Brown, receiver of the Pittsburgh Steelers, who had a difficult year in 2018.
Although the full information on the new game is unknown, it will be interesting to discover what effect the crisis last year had on the Tiburon study, responsible for the franchise.
Madden NFL 19 debuted on August 10, 2018, bringing the second chapter in its story mode, as well as multiple improvements to the Ultimate Team mode, although it was not exactly that revolutionized the franchise and, Despite the adoption of the Frostbite engine, they began to show signs of certain graphic aging. The saga surpassed, recently, the 130 million copies sold.
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