IGN got their hands on the new game. Weapons, Owner mode, Superstar and more.
In most cases those words are followed by flashing lights and sirens. In Madden 08, those weapons make them one of the most dangerous teams in the game (and not just on the streets).
You see, Madden 08 is about superstars. It's about what weapons (skills) separate Chad Johnson from Ashlie Lelie at wide receiver. It's about being able to recognize the abilities of the best players on the field and taking advantage of match-ups.
It's about seeing Ocho Cinco lining up against a rookie corner and crossing another name off of his list.
That's what having weapons is all about and it's one of the cool new wrinkles in EA's playbook.
But there's a lot more you need to know about weapons, not to mention owner mode and the twitch controls, so here's my list of the five biggest things that stick out in my mind after a night of playing 08.