The next generation of Madden NFL is here. Featuring Next Gen Player Movement fuelled by real-world Next Gen Stats and authentic new environments inside NFL stadiums, feel game day realism like never before beginning December 4, 2020.
Next Gen Player Movement utilizes Next Gen Stats-leveraging real athlete data from thousands of NFL plays fed into the Madden animation engine-to create fluid, athletic player movement when accelerating, running routes, and changing direction for every player on the field.
Feel game day come to life with authentic new environments unlocked by a new deferred lighting system that improves player fidelity and enhances the details of the game in every part of the stadium. Immerse yourself in the sounds of the game with location-based audio and brave the elements as stunning weather detail powered by next gen tech adds a new level of realism.
Getting the ball into the hands of your Superstar X-Factors has never been easier with star-driven play calling. Call the right play, for the right player, in clutch moments. Re-live the thrill of victory via new Next Gen Stats-powered replays. Triggered by certain statistical moments and presented in beautifully rendered cinematics, these replays highlight the biggest plays by the best players in the game, all backed by hard data.
In the next generation of Madden NFL, there’s nothing more real than game day.
Next Gen Stats Player Movement- Real athlete data powers the most realistic Madden NFL gameplay ever. Next Gen Player Movement utilizes Next Gen Stats-leveraging real athlete data from thousands of plays fed into the Madden NFL animation engine-to create fluid, athletic player movement when accelerating, running routes, and changing direction for every player on the field
Deferred Lighting & Rendering – More detail, everywhere. Authentic new environments, unlocked by a new deferred lighting system create ultra-realistic football experiences and player fidelity, enhancing the game in every part of the stadium. And with more contextual awareness, sideline characters are more reactionary to everything happening on the field
With Dual Entitlement, players that buy Madden NFL 21 on Xbox One and/or PlayStation 4, can get the next generation of Madden NFL 21 FREE. Players can upgrade to PlayStation 5 or Xbox Series X|S for FREE and carry their progress from Madden Ultimate Team, Franchise modes, and The Yard across generations