Madden 08: Is It on Your Gift Giving List?

Madden 08 Is the “It” Gift Right Now

If there’s a football fan on your gift list anytime soon then I know what you need to get them (if they don’t have it already). Madden 08! How do I know it’s such a hot gift? Well, every single one of my friends with children (and even those who just have husbands or boyfriends who are football fans) have been endlessly nagged about Madden 08. If you’re going to buy it for a gift, here’s what you need to know.

Not All Madden 08 Games Are Created Equal

Okay, so you know you want to by Madden 08 as a gift. You think you can just go into the store and ask for it? It’s not that simple.

The first thing you need to know is what “platform” you need to buy Madden 08 for. See, video game systems are all different and Madden 08 can be played on a number of them. If you buy the PS2 version of Madden 08 for someone who has xBox 360, you’re going to have a problem.

So, before you even head out to the store to pick up a copy of Madden 08, find out exactly what game system you’re buying it for.

More Than Just the Game

The game itself is pricey ($40 to $60 depending on what system you’re buying it for) but if you’re feeling extra generous and you want to add something more than just the Madden 08 game to your gift then consider a Madden 08 players guide.

Yes, there are cheat guides for almost every video game out there and Madden 08 is no different. If your gift recipient is a serious gamer, then they’re going to want Madden 08 cheats, which can only be found in gamers’ guides. You can order them online or get them in the video game store.

So, if have a football/video game fan that you need to buy for and you want to be the coolest gift-giver ever make sure Madden 08 is on your list — and maybe some Madden 08 game guides to go along with it.