Madden NFL 25 will skip Wii U - report

Sports series will have no Nintendo presence in 2013

Madden NFL 25 will not release for Wii U, EA Sports has confirmed.


In a statement provided to Nintendo World Report, a spokesperson for EA Sports confirmed that the title - which has been confirmed for PS3 and Xbox 360 - will not reach the Wii U.

"We will not be releasing a Wii U version of Madden NFL in 2013. However, we have a strong partnership with Nintendo and will continue to evaluate opportunities for delivering additional Madden NFL products for Nintendo fans in the future."

Wii U has also been skipped for other EA Sports titles including Tiger Woods PGA Tour 14 and NHL 14.

FIFA 14 has not been confirmed for Wii U either, though the title is expected to be confirmed for other platforms, including PlayStation 4 and the next Xbox.