Madden NFL 21 is an upcoming American football video game based on the National Football League (NFL), being developed by EA Tiburon and will be published by Electronic Arts. It is an installment of the long-running Madden NFL series. It will be released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, then will be available on upcoming consoles PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X upon their releases planned for holiday season; a release for Google's Stadia cloud game service is also planned. It will feature Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson as the cover athlete. Jackson revealed he will be the cover star for the game on April 21, 2020. The game was officially announced on May 7, 2020.