I've never played any of those 5 games in my life.
|ust how popular is the Madden NFL series in the United States? How about so popular that, based almost exclusively on the strength of its U.S. retail performance alone, Madden NFL 09 was in the months spanning July through September the best selling game on Earth -- and by a wide margin, at that.|
The sales figures come from the latest Top Global Markets Report, an alliance between the U.S. sales-tracking NPD Group, the U.K.-tracking GfK Chart-Track Limited, and Japan-tracking Enterbrain, who have agreed to pull their numbers together to release global sales figures every three months. When last we heard from them back in August, Grand Theft Auto 4 took the top spot, despite the fact that it wasn't even released in Japan. Now, Madden 09 is first place, also despite the fact that barely anyone bought it outside the U.S. The complete figures follow:
Originally Posted by Clinic
Meh, Madden to me is the very essense of repetative. It just doesn't do anything for me.
I grew up on the old ones and no matter how many bells and whistles they add to the game, its still just football. And playing it on a video game just feels like a waste of time to me.
I feel similarly about just about all other sports games. I'd rather physically play the game than play a video game of the game.
Just my .02