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post #21 of 36
the ones with the good AI's do not sell.

Example. High Heat baseball by 3DO, SEGA Sports,
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Madden is really awesome, i've never played it on PC though, and saying "i'd play it outside" doesnt make you look cool, its kinda hard to play football with anything less than 10 people, so games are a good way to play them

Also releasing a new game every year is the only way to slightly update the graphics and put in the new rosters for consoles, so die hard FOOTBALL fans usually play these games, not hardcore gamers which is the only thing you will find on this forum, and those people generally disregard or dont even think about non hardcore gamer point of view
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post #23 of 36
who cares? Madden has to be one of the buggiest games I've ever seen (08 that is). It was like playing an OK looking game in it's alpha stages.
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post #24 of 36
Madden '96 for the SNES was the best Madden game imo. I always used the cheat code to unlock the Panthers. They were godly.
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post #25 of 36
EA needs to fix the console games. My little brother plays Madden (plays a lot of ball "outside" too), he faces opponents which exploit bugs to disconnect and force a loss from him all the time. It really is annoying.
    
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imo, if you have enough people to play madden on a computer, then you have enough people to play football outside. or soccer, or any other sport. (preferably soccer because it kicks a$$ XD)

I went to a fight once. A hockey game broke out. :\\
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post #27 of 36
I play '08 for the PC all the time. Honestly this doesn't phase me one bit. They probably would just be making me angry if they did the whole white out 08 and put in 09 thingy. They really need to update the game itself and not just the rosters.

All in all this doesn't suprise me. I just hope they continue to update the rosters...
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post #28 of 36
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I disagree in the sense that the way the game is played is different on PC vs a console, so you can argue that a game doesn't belong on a platform simply by considering the playing style. Sports games are more intuitive to a console controller setup than a keyboard and mouse.
Um, so get a joypad for your PC...

Any serious gamer is going to have a joypad for his PC. Because you're exactly right, some games just play better with different controllers.

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Also releasing a new game every year is the only way to slightly update the graphics and put in the new rosters for consoles,
Graphics, sure; but the year-over-year improvements are rarely enough to really care about.

Rosters, not so much anymore. All the consoles have hard drives these days, so updated rosters would not be a big deal to make downloadable.
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post #29 of 36
Not surprised at all by half of the um...unintelligent responses so far.

You can buy a PS3 controller for your computer for like $20-$30.

The Madden series runs fine on your PC, just like any other game on a console would, these bastards at EA haven't updated it to nextgen graphics for the PC in years. No wonder no one buys the **** anymore.

Also, who cares if you don't like sports games? Does that have any damn thing to do with the thread? No other than a chance for you to make sure everyone can see your oh so important opnion.

I think every thread from now on I will make sure to let people know that I hate their game, or that software, or that news site, or that type of hardware. UGH! /rant
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post #30 of 36
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Point 2: Why do people say "I could care less" when trying to say that they don't care? If you could care less, then you do care. The proper phrase is "I couldn't care less." Incubus made that mistake in their song Anna Molly, and I nearly decided not to purchase that album because that mistake is in the chorus so I have to hear it like 4 times every time that song comes around on the playlist. Just another pet peeve, I guess.
OMG I SOOO AGREE WITH YOU.

No seriously, really ticks me off when people say they "could care less".

Because if you COULD care less then to a degree you do care, meaning you care.

If you couldn't care less, you are not caring one bit, making it impossible to care less.
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