The livestream went into detail on Madden 20‘s newest mechanic, Superstar X-Factor abilities which sounds on paper a bit like stacking your football team with X-Men. These new X-Factor abilities grant superstar players certain buffs and abilities beyond other players, based on where their greatest strengths lie.
EA also went onto formally introduce the Madden 20 cover athlete and Face of the Franchise: QB1 Career campaign mode featuring Kansas City Chiefs quarterback and NFL MVP Patrick Mahomes.
Check out the Face of the Franchise trailer below, and the full Madden 20 livestream right here.
Madden NFL 20 launches August 2 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Windows PC.