For all you Madden NFL Gamers out there.....

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For all you Madden NFL Gamers out there.....

Postby DavidPratt_ » Mon Aug 13, 2007 7:16 pm

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Postby Linden Is God » Mon Aug 13, 2007 8:03 pm

The curse has lived on in hockey too.

Lindros got pummeled by Stevens in 1999

Lemieux was injury plagues in 2002

Iginla suffered a slump in 2003 dropping from an Art Ross season of 96 points to a 67
point season

Heatley got into his car crash in 2004

Naslund's play has declined ever since he was on in 2005

Does the game really hold a curse? Probably not. But we all know hockey players are stupidly superstitious.
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Postby levelheaded » Tue Aug 14, 2007 1:34 am

I've never really liked the Madden series. I haven't bought a football game since ESPN NFL 2K5, and I still play it regularly. 2K actually made games worth playing, and didn't bother loading their products with gimmicky features year in and year out. It was a dark day when EA bought the exclusive rights to the NFL...
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Postby Badfish » Tue Aug 14, 2007 9:38 am

I'm a semi-Madden fan, but what I'm looking forward to is the new NHL '08. I hope it's better then '07, which seemed like a roster update of '06 with an alternate control system. Anyone else notice that? '08 must be out in the near future eh...
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Postby Linden Is God » Tue Aug 14, 2007 10:14 am

Badfish wrote:I'm a semi-Madden fan, but what I'm looking forward to is the new NHL '08. I hope it's better then '07, which seemed like a roster update of '06 with an alternate control system. Anyone else notice that? '08 must be out in the near future eh...


September 11th.


Wikipedia has a good write up on it.
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Postby jchockey » Thu Aug 16, 2007 9:42 am

2k8 all the way. They even have the better cover athlete.

There's nothing new in Madden 08, except updated graphics and a couple new controls and mini-games - nothing too drool over but still a fun game nonetheless.
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Postby tey » Sat Aug 25, 2007 9:30 am

I should give my buddy that works at EA a call so he can send me up some Madden, plus Tiger Woods and NHL 2008 will also be out soon.....I love dirt cheap video games!! Too bad Guitar Hero isn't EA, that game rules.
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Postby Badfish » Sat Aug 25, 2007 12:43 pm

tey wrote:I should give my buddy that works at EA a call so he can send me up some Madden, plus Tiger Woods and NHL 2008 will also be out soon.....I love dirt cheap video games!! Too bad Guitar Hero isn't EA, that game rules.


I also enjoy this service :)

and yes, Guitar Hero does indeed rock. I'm up to Expert level now :roll:
is that a good thing or a bad thing? I can't tell.
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