April 29, 2016 – The NFL’s newest players have officially made their Madden NFL digital debut, with all first-round picks from last night’s 2016 NFL Draft available in Madden NFL 16. Highly-touted players such as Carson Wentz, Joey Bosa, Ezekiel Elliott and first overall pick Jared Goff are now in packs in Madden Ultimate Team™, ready to take the their shot out on the field.
Madden Ultimate Team is the series’ fastest-growing mode, challenging fans to build the best team possible from an ever-growing collection of current NFL players, all-time legends and newly-drafted rookies. Prove your skills either in Solo Challenges, or go online and take on other Ultimate Teams.
Those who haven’t yet experienced Madden NFL 16 have another chance to get in on the action with a special free trial available right now on Xbox One and PlayStation®4. The trial includes access to the full game, so players can experience everything Madden NFL 16 has to offer, including new playmaker gameplay features on both sides of the ball, the new Draft Champions mode, and their first chance to play as NFL first-round draft picks in Madden Ultimate Team. The free trial is available until 11:59pm ET on Monday, May 2. EA Access members can play Madden NFL 16 as much as they want in The Vault, and receive a 10% discount on digital purchases on Xbox One.
Source: EA Sports press release