Madden NFL 10 by EA Sports



Full-blown football game offers complete NFL experience.

What parents need to know

Ease of play

There's almost as much to this game as the real thing. Even couch potatoes will be challenged to absorb all the levels and settings in one sitting, but the design is excellent and the controls easy to learn.

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Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that this pricey, super-realistic football app is the iPhone descendant of the legendary NFL console game. Only kids with a deep knowledge of football teams, rules, and plays will be able to appreciate the intricacies. However, it's clean and fun and offers safe Bluetooth multiplay.

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Make any time of year an exciting football season with this impressive small-screen version of the popular console game. This app has everything for football fanatics and then some, from better-than-decent animation to the ability to draw up custom plays and manage the rosters of all 32 NFL teams.

App details

Devices:iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
Release date:January 11, 2010
Category:Sports Games
Topics:Sports and martial arts
Publisher:Electronic Arts

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