EA Trying to Change Image

Discussion in 'Video Games' started by The Hammer, Jun 11, 2013.

Can EA change their 'evil' image?

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  1. Ensconatus

    Ensconatus Losing faith...

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    That's bullocks. Wasn't that for like 3 or 4 maddens?
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  2. JCBRAVE

    JCBRAVE All-Pro Tip Jar Donor

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    Something like that.
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  3. Alex1939

    Alex1939 Space Invaders Champion Tip Jar Donor

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    Wow I can't believe it even worked. But bravo for making them pay something lol.
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  4. nickmsmith

    nickmsmith LET'S GO PREDATORS!!!!

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    NHL 13 and 14 are great. I stopped buying madden a long time ago. NHL has few to no bugs, cheats, money goals. It looks like they put some effort into that game. Madden sucks, and it has for quite some time. It was infuriating to play madden online with all the in game glitches, and money plays that we're just about impossible to stop.
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  5. nbtoppers2

    nbtoppers2 Starter

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    yep i just quit playing online. it was garbage. it wasn't football, just a bunch of idiots running cheap plays.
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  6. RavensShallBurn

    RavensShallBurn Ruck the Favens

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    Battlefield 3 was awesome and BF4 looks amazing as well.

    Beyond those, they suck.

    Actually FIFA is good too... I think most of the hatred comes from the Madden series. I'm not familiar enough with their other games to judge that harshly.
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  7. Gunny

    Gunny Lord and Master Tip Jar Donor

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    EA has some good games under their belt. It's just madden that sucks.
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  8. RockyTop Fox

    RockyTop Fox Defensive Coordinator

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    Madden sucks if you're looking to play it as a simulation game. You have to make major slider adjustments to get a good offline experience.

    I enjoy Madden as a competitive game though. Yeah there are a ton of money plays and crazy blitzes, but you find ways to beat them. If you can make your way into the top 1000 area on the leaderboards, you get some crazy intense games.
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  9. RavensShallBurn

    RavensShallBurn Ruck the Favens

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    TEACH ME.

    I used to be a great Madden player... even spent some time in the top 600 last year.

    I haven't played much of 25. I think my record is like 18-7. That's not bad, but it sucks considering I started out 10-0 (I've only used the Titans so far).

    I generally suck on defense these days. I've gotten a whole lot better in the passing game, and I've gotten more creative with my run plays. But I have a serious problem stopping off tackle runs.

    Also... kick returns are gay. I don't know what it is, but in this particular Madden I cannot cover kicks. I probably gave up a return every 20 games or so in the past. Now I seem to give up one every other game or so. I usually just select kickoff middle and kick it deep straight to them. I've always done this. But now, they'll get to about the 10-15 and suddenly shift to the left and the entire team will be juked or not fast enough to catch up, and they'll make it to the 40 or beyond almost every time. Even if I kickoff right (their left), it doesn't change one damn thing. The coverage is horrible.
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  10. Titans Eternal

    Titans Eternal Got the swagger of a cripple

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    That's bs. They only sent me 6$.
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