Madden NFL 12 for iOS: The reviews are in
Whether or not NFL players and owners reconciled, Madden NFL 12 would have arrived to scratch that itch. To date, the reviews have positive, very positive — more plays (2,500), better gameplay + graphics and expanded franchise management. Is it all true? Come inside for the full wrap.
Electronic Arts has rolled out a strong football simulation with the release of Madden NFL 12. The adjustments on the field have resulted in a more complete, enjoyable experience overall, while the overhauled Franchise mode boasts a high level of detail and countless hours of fun for any virtual team owner — USA Today, 3.5 of 4 star
— Madden NFL 12 – iPhone – NZ – HD Gameplay Trailer, touchgameplay (YouTube)
— Madden NFL 12 – Playbook V Madden Ultimate Team [720p HD], HD Game Spoilers
— iPad App Video Review: Madden NFL 12, Appolicious
— EA launches Madden 12 for iPad and iPhone, Macworld
— Madden NFL 12 Preview, IGN
Kicking game play
For years, games came out first on the PC and never mind getting a Mac version. Then it was the console that got priority. Now, Apple’s iPhone, iPod touch and iPad troika increasingly the got platform as they provide play anywhere portability and, when paired with the Apple TV, true high-def gaming action.
Thereupon, EA Sports (Electronic Arts) published Madden NFL 12 for iPhone (iTunes, $6.99) and for iPad (iTunes, $9.99) day and date with the console versions, which are available at Walmart (Xbox, PS3, Wii).
Maybe next year, lucky version 13, the iPhone and iPad iterations will arrive first…
What’s your take?