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Madden NFL 25
It's maddening, alright
by Matthew Diener 17/9/2013
Product: Madden NFL 25
Publisher: Electronic Arts
Format: Android, iPhone, iPad
Genre: Sports
Players: 1-2
Version: Europe
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I'm going to go out on a limb and say that the freemium model for mobile American football games is doomed to failure.

After enduring Gameloft's NFL Pro 2014, I was really looking forward to Madden NFL 25. You know, since it's a Madden game and those are usually synonymous with quality.

Unfortunately, Madden NFL 25 has almost nothing in common with its iOS forebears. Well, except for the fact that it's ostensibly a game about gridiron.

Put simply, then, Madden NFL 25 is a disappointment on almost every front. ...
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Measured against the fun of previous Madden mobile titles, Madden NFL 25 is more disappointing than a fumble in the end zone
Audio/visual: 6
Gameplay: 4
Value: 5
Innovation: 4
Overall: 4
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