NEW WAYS TO PLAY
POWERED BY FROSTBITE Madden Like You've Never Seen It.
See stunning new stadium exteriors surrounded by vast cityscapes and watch the spectacle of NFL game day come to life in our most photorealistic game to date. All-new firework displays, player run-outs and stunning weather elements deliver Madden like you've never seen it.
LONGSHOT Live the story of an NFL prospect on and off the field.
For the first time in franchise history, Madden NFL 18 introduces Longshot, a football redemption story you can play. After three years away from the game, lead forgotten prospect and former five-star high school quarterback, Devin Wade as he tries to overcome the loss of his father and take one last shot at his dream of becoming an NFL player. Bolstered by his best friend Colt Cruise and NFL Legends, your decisions will determine if Devin hears his name on Draft Day.
MUT SQUADS Team up with friends and conquer the gridiron.
Lead two friends to victory in this all-new online team play experience by selecting roles on the field and merging each players' Ultimate Team line ups of current NFL stars and legends to play cooperatively vs. other players.
PLAY NOW LIVE! Play the best real-world NFL match ups each week!
Take the field with your favorite team or play the best weekly matchup using live updates containing the latest rosters, custom commentary and up-to-date stats from NFL.com then continue your season all the way to the Super Bowl from Play Now.
Target Passing: For the first time ever, throw to who you want, in the exact spot on the field with all-new Target Passing, giving you, ultimate control over where the ball is thrown.
Play Styles: Play the game you want by selecting from three new and unique play styles catering each match up to your specifications:
- Arcade - Action- packed excitement filled with spectacular plays and scoring with limited penalties.
- Simulation - True to player and team ratings using authentic NFL rules and gameplay.
- Competitive – Your stick skills are key -- earn big rewards for your skill or receive bigger penalties.
Coverage Assignment: Know your job in pass coverage with an on-screen, real-time UI system informing you of your coverage assignment in pass defense.
Coach Adjustments: Customize the AI to fit your game plan and make situational changes to your strategy on the fly as the game demands it.