Madden NFL 10 is an American football video game developed by EA Tiburon and released by EA Sports on August 14th of 2009 for the Xbox 360, Playstation 2, Playstation 3, Playstation Portable, Nintendo WI, Nintendo DS, and iPhone OS. The 21st installment in the Madden NFL series, ‘Madden NFL 10’ adds a plethora of new features, a portion of which is listed below. Most notable about Madden Football 10 is its introduction to the Nintendo Wii. Users will be able to approach the game differently via taking advantage of the Wii’s innovative motion controls. For the Xbox 360 and Playstation 3, Madden Football 10 boasts all-new Pro-Tak animation technology, which provides enhanced authenticity with steerable tackles, three-to-nine man gang tackles, and more.
Procedural Awareness – System which allows each player to realistically follow the ball using head, eyes, neck and shoulders.
New Ratings Philosophy – Every rating has been re-scaled for a more noticeable difference between players.
Quarterback Improvements – Layered Blending, new QB ratings and more realistic QB drop animation.
WR/DB Interaction – Improved route running and man coverage & new WR/DB jostling.
Sim Style Gameplay – New game speed slider, lowered global game speed & more realistic pass speeds.
Player Momentum – More realistic acceleration, deceleration, planting & turn rates.
Depth of Field – All new system which will not only improve the visual quality of the game but will allow a broadcast experience unlike previous versions.
New Creation Features– New accessories available including never before seen in Madden: QB towels, handwarmers, new realistic gloves, and arm bands.
Addition of the Wildcat offense – Players can now run the wildcat offense.
New Pocket presence - Offensive lines will now make a more realistic pocket around the QB.
Custom QB throwing-style animations - Different for every quarterback.
Game Speed Changes - Game speed has been slowed down by about 10%.
Madden IQ Changes - Madden IQ remains however it will be something calculated primarily in the background as opposed to the intrusive nature of last year.
New Gang Tackling - Multiple players will now gang up on the ball carrier to drag him down.
New Injury System - Delays add suspense and a comparison of the backups allows the player to decide if risking a worse injury is the better option.
New Online Franchise - Play franchise mode with friends on line for the first time.