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Madden NFL 20 launches on Xbox One, runs at 4K 60 FPS on Xbox One X

What you need to know

  • Madden NFL 20 is the latest entry in the acclaimed football franchise.
  • This year's entry features a number of innovations to enhance immersion.
  • The game runs at 4K resolution on Xbox One X.
  • You can purchase it for $60 through the Microsoft Store (opens in new tab).

Recently, EA revealed Madden NFL 20 for Xbox One and other platforms. The game launched today and features a number of improvements over last year's installment. Madden NFL 20 starts at $60, but there are a number of special editions to choose from. EA Access members can purchase the game for $54 through their subscription-based discount.

With Madden NFL 20, EA Sports wants you to feel like an NFL Superstar. There are a number of ways to play the game, but the personalized campaign may be the highlight of the experience. Be the face of an NFL franchise where every decision you make matters on and off the field. Create your own College Quarterback to play through the College Football National Championship playoffs and the NFL Combine for your shot at the NFL Draft.

As expected, Madden Ultimate Team and other features are back. In order to make the game feel much more varied and true-to-life, more touchdown and celebration animations have been added. Additionally, the game runs at 4K resolution at 60 frames per second (FPS) on Xbox One X. The title feels incredibly smooth on Microsoft's latest console because the jump from 30 FPS to 60 FPS not only offers smoother animations, but it also tightens the controls.

Excellent and affordable Xbox accessories

Up your Xbox experience with one (or all) of these budget accessories, all of which are approved by the gamers of Windows Central.

PowerA Play & Charge Kit for Xbox One (opens in new tab) ($15 at Amazon)

This charging kit keeps your Xbox One wireless controllers juiced up, and it offers batteries for two controllers. At just $15, this is hands-down our favorite budget charging companion.

ElecGear 4 Port USB Xbox One S Hub (opens in new tab) ($19 at Amazon)

This brilliant little USB splitter hub attaches perfectly to the side of your Xbox One S console. It's ideal for use with chargers, controllers, headsets, and more.

Controller Gear stand (opens in new tab) ($13 at Amazon)

Proudly display your Xbox gamepads with this stylish and functional stand. The licensed design is minimalist and black, and it has a hidden storage compartment, making the price of $13 a real steal.

Asher Madan handles gaming news for Windows Central. Before joining Windows Central in 2017, Asher worked for a number of different gaming outlets. He has a background in medical science and is passionate about all forms of entertainment, cooking, and antiquing.