Parents' Guide to

Madden NFL 15

By Marc Saltzman, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 8+

Family-friendly Madden packs defensive punch for this year.

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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this game.

Community Reviews

age 6+

Based on 3 parent reviews

age 6+

Worth buying

Fun but it is a little hard to play

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
age 7+

A Great Football Sim

The only thing I can think to mention outside of it just being football one would watch on TV, is that the Madden Ultimate Team mode puts monetary value on certain players and encourages players to purchase better players whether it be through micro-transactions (using real money) or in-game coins earned through playing.

This title has:

Easy to play/use
Too much consumerism

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (3):
Kids say (3):

With Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman on the cover of this edition, Madden NFL 15 has tackled its way into stores and is met with much excitement. It lives up to the hype -- but don't expect too much different over last year's offering, Madden NFL 25. A quick rundown of the highlights includes a revamped defensive game with new moves and camera angles; a new set of pass-rush options to best your blocker and disrupt the backfield; presentation-grade graphics; up to six gameplay cameras; plenty of preshow and mid-game shows and commentary; and a new crowd-sourced recommendation engine that uses data from millions of online games to find the best selection of plays possible for each situation.

As with most EA Sports titles, you're probably fine to buy a new version of the game every other year or so (unless you really want the new team lineup that's in sync with the NFL), but Madden NFL 15 really brings its A game.

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