Madden 20 Superstar KO Mode: Everything You Need to Know

Madden 20 Superstar KO mode was announced Tuesday as a surprise release to EA Sports' popular football franchise.

Madden 20 released Aug. 2 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. Featuring Kansas City Chiefs star quarterback Patrick Mahomes on the cover, fans received a free update including a new mode Tuesday.

Superstar KO appears to be a fun and casual supplement to Madden Ultimate Team. Here's everything you need to know about the new mode.

Madden 20 Superstar KO Mode: Everything You Need to Know

"The Superstar KO beta live service lets players hop in solo or squad up with friends, set their superstar strategy, draft elite NFL stars and conquer opponents to steal their best players. Offering five-minute games and Ultimate Team rewards, Superstar KO is the perfect way to get a quick, rewarding football fix, even during halftime of the big game," EA Sports said in its press release.

Superstar KO is a free mode for all players with an Xbox Live Gold and/or PlayStation Plus active membership.

Madden 20 will also have a free-to-play weekend running Thursday through Monday in conjunction with the start of the NFL season.

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