Football fans received their annual treat with today's release of Madden NFL 11. The game itself is now an annual rite of passage for the upcoming NFL season with gamers and football fans lined up to get their hands what never fails to be one of the biggest video game releases of the year.
The release of the Madden franchise game has become one of the landmark moments of the year in gaming with reviews coming in fast and furious.
Metacritic, a compilation of all reviewers, gives the game an 85 out of 100, a solid number though not the magical 90 that game companies shoot for.
Gamers have been unimpressed thus far with a 5.3 rating, but it's still early.
We take care of that by providing the reviews of all the leading critics in this one-stop shop for everything you need to hear about the newest Madden game.