The Madden 20 cover has finally been revealed, and we also have some new details about when the game will be available, and some of the new features. The cover athlete for Madden 20 is none other than Kansas City Chiefs QB and reigning NFL MVP Patrick Mahomes.
Madden 20 Cover
Patrick Mahomes is the newest cover athlete for Madden 20 pic.twitter.com/IhHBRDF6vc
— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) April 25, 2019
After a standout season where Mahomes threw 5,097 yards and 50 touchdowns, it probably wasn’t a hard pick for the Madden team to make. In an interview with ESPN’s The Undefeated, Mahomes said he dreamed of one day being on the cover of Madden. He said, “When you’re a little kid, you dream of being on the cover of Madden … having your picture up there.”
The NEW Face of the Franchise!
Feel Like an NFL Superstar in #Madden20
— Madden NFL 23 (@EAMaddenNFL) April 25, 2019
In addition to the new cover, first details of the new game were released to the public. At the forefront is the new “Face of the Franchise: QB1” mode, where a player can create their own QB, play in college, and then rise to the top in the NFL and break records, make Pro Bowls, and win Super Bowls.
In addition, there will be “Superstar X-Factor Players”, which is advertised by the development team as a “game-changing system” where players will have unique abilities that makes starts in Madden play like stars. In addition, Madden advertised daily missions for Madden Ultimate Team to make it easier for players to build their MUT squads.
Darren Rovell of ESPN also reported that pre-orders for the superstar edition will be available tonight, and that the game is set for a worldwide release on August 2.
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