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All New Superstar and X-Factors in Madden 23, Listed

These new special abilities could offer the advantage you’re looking for!
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At first glance, it appears that EA has made some major improvements to Madden 23 from years past. Not only has there been some big changes to the ever popular Face of the Franchise and Franchise game modes, but it looks like we’ll be receiving some new Superstar and X-Factors abilities as well.

In this guide, we will break down all of the new Superstar and X-Factors in Madden 23.

All New Superstar and X-Factors in Madden 23, Listed

For those that don’t know, Superstar and X-Factor abilities provide certain players with key traits to give them an edge on the field. These are typically given to some of the more talented players around the league, and are designed to highlight their signature plays or play styles.

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Before we dive into our list of new Superstar and X-Factor abilities in Madden 23. It’s important to note that X-Factors provide a wider range of abilities compared to Superstars. Obviously, having either will certainly provide an advantage to your team, but the best players will be given X-Factor abilities.

Without further ado, here’s all of the new Superstar and X-Factor abilities in Madden 23;

  • Dots (QB X-Factor Ability) – All passes are thrown with perfect accuracy when they’re in The Zone.
  • High Point Deadeye (QB Superstar Ability) – All high point throws under 20 yards are thrown with perfect accuracy.
  • Inside Shade (CB Superstar Ability) – Defenders with this ability react faster to receiver cut moves when they’re in man coverage and inside the numbers.
  • Low Point Deadeye (QB Superstar Ability) – All low point throws under 20 yards are thrown with perfect accuracy.
  • Outside Shade (CB Superstar Ability) – Defenders with this ability react faster to receiver cut moves when they’re in man coverage and outside of the numbers.
  • Persistent (General Superstar Ability) – Players with this ability are more difficult to knock out of The Zone.

That’s everything you need to know about all of the new Superstar and X-Factors in Madden 23. If you’re interested in more Madden content, be sure to check out our guides section here at Gamer Journalist. Where you can find information like how to stiff arm in Madden 23 or all Madden 23 Ultimate Team quicksell training values.

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