Itâ€™s August, and for NFL fans everywhere, that means the latest edition of the Madden video game series from EA Sports will be available soon. This yearâ€™s game, which features New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski on the cover, is set to release Tuesday, Aug. 23. However, the game can be downloaded early on Aug. 18 by EA Access subscribers. This service costs $4.99 per month. Madden 17 will be available for Playstation 4, Xbox One, Playstation 3 and Xbox 360 consoles.