Running with Madden's 'Anti-Turbo' Button is an Imprecise Task

Everyone sits on the turbo button in a sports video game. Its use was so ubiquitous, Madden's makers even removed turbo, before bringing it back. If the Madden NFL 25 demo is any indication, players will now clamp on two triggers: good old turbo, or a "precision modifier" that didn't exactly win me over when I tried it. » 8/13/13 7:30pm 8/13/13 7:30pm

Madden's Demo Arrives Tuesday with a Super Bowl Rematch

The demo for Madden NFL 25 comes to Xbox Live and PlayStation Network on Aug. 13, two weeks before the game's release date. Two matchups will be offered: a replay of the Super Bowl between San Francisco and Baltimore, and Seattle at Green Bay. » 8/07/13 11:00am 8/07/13 11:00am

Ubisoft, Now Totally Desperate, Promises Rayman Legends Gets a Wii U…

Disappointment over a six-month delay of a video game's release may be a first-world problem. But there's a good case Ubisoft is holding Rayman Legends back from Wii U while it gets the newly announced PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 versions ready for a September release. » 2/09/13 11:00am 2/09/13 11:00am

According to Twitter, The Wii U is "AWESOME," "Overall pretty comfy"

Retailers Best Buy and GameStop have slowly been receiving Wii U demo kiosks to show off the upcoming Nintendo hardware to interested gamers. Though not every store seems to have gotten their kiosks yet, many have. And many gamers have gotten their hands on the Wii U's GamePad. » 10/26/12 5:45pm 10/26/12 5:45pm

Speak Clearly—But Carry a Fast Joystick—If You're Using Madden's Voice…

Of all sports, American football would figure to be the most natural fit for voice command support in a video game, if for no other reason than play doesn't begin until the quarterback orders the center, usually by voice, to snap the ball. Say "hike," and Madden NFL 13 » 8/16/12 6:00pm 8/16/12 6:00pm will, in fact, hike. You can see and hear it for…