A Modern Remaster of NCAA Football 2006 for PCSX2 & AetherSX2

The NCAA NEXT 23 Mod is a fully integrated modification of NCAA Football 06 for the 2022 season with a ton of new features to the original game and previous modification releases. This package is a combination of our team's texture package of over 10,000 new graphics textures and modifications to the entire game's code, database structure, and strings to enhance gameplay, dynasty mod, and visual quality, and much, much more!

Features include:

Game Executable Mods:
  • De-Interlacing Built-In to improve visual quality
  • College Football Playoff System (4-Team, 12-Team in-work!)
  • Current 2022 Starting Year
  • 12-Game Regular Season Scheduling
  • In-Game Text Updates
  • Transfer Waiting Period Removal
  • Significantly Increased Transfer Portal Activity
  • Allows Duplicate Jersey Numbers and realistic jersey number distributions, including 0s.
  • Permanent PAC-12/CUSA Championship Stadium
  • Added 1 and 2 Star Recruits and Kicker/Punters to In-Season Recruiting Phase
  • Updated NCAA Rules
  • CPU Coach Stat Tracking
  • Addition of NIL Recruiting Pitches
  • College Football Playoff Built-In
  • Modern Overtime Rules
  • Accelerated Play Clock Options with Accurate Time Keeping
  • Game Clock/Play Clock Updated for Realism (e.g. 40 Second Play Clock, Running Game Clock, etc.)
  • 25 Yard Touchback Placement
  • Every conference has a Championship Game
  • Divisionless Conference Championship Games for all Applicable Conferences
  • Expanded User Playbook Option
  • BCS Algorithm Updates
  • Player Number "0" and Other Player Number Generation Updates
  • Expanded User Playbooks
  • 4th Impact Players Activated & Overhaul of Impact Selection System
  • Overhaul of Prestige Rating System

Internal Game Database Updates:
  • League Structure Overhaul with 120 team league (more than original game!)
  • 7 New Teams Include Stadiums and Graphics Assets
  • Updated Rosters and Coaches, including FCS coaches
  • Updated Team Strategies
  • Championship Games for Every Conference
  • Outdoor Stadiums for teams that used to play in domes
  • Re-Written Scheduling Logic for league structure
  • Updated OOC Rivalries Scheduling + New In-Game Rivalries Added
  • Updated Recruit 3D Model Body Shapes
  • Removed "mini" recruits
  • More variety in recruits database
  • Modern Database of 8192 First and 8192 Last names for recruits
  • Added Oregon Duck Mascot
  • Updated Rankings (Based on 2022 End of Season)

Other In-Game Updates:
  • Re-Added Historical Teams and unlocked hidden teams and allow mascot teams to play human teams
  • Upgraded Music Soundtrack (16 original + 16 new tracks)
  • Re-wrote entire magazine headline and captions database (3500+ lines)
  • New player-to-coach dialogs including NFL, NIL, Transfer Portal and more
  • Sponsorship text updates
  • Uniform Numbers and Decals Fixes
  • Added Midfield Logos to Teams missing them
  • Heisman Candidates
  • Added nameplates to uniforms that were missing this
  • New teams now have integrated texture package for less confusion through redoing game's texture MMAP and DAT files to create alternate textures for mod users, while maintaining textures for original game users.
  • Top 25 Rankings show in in-game Score Bug
  • Various Miscellaneous UI Updates

In addition, we have a huge, huge graphics texture pack with over 10,000 texture files that include over 1000 uniforms, updates to a ton of stadiums, fields, accessories, gears, helmets, broadcasts, menu art, and more. All uniforms are in HD or 4K quality!!

Team members:

Core Development Team:
  • Ok and!?
  • H4wduk3n
  • Antdroid
  • BuBeavers92
  • RobotDebris
  • 4Star
  • JDHalfrack
  • xflamesxofxhopex
  • JD637
  • BaltimoreRavens
  • Talon42
  • tfergii88
  • CookyBots

Other Community Credits
  • dhs22p
  • jackson
  • kingschmiley
  • C-Dub30
  • cramp!
  • Stingray
  • Rob
  • naikznn
  • AyeeDubzz
  • Weast
  • Harry97
  • Brock
  • Reeshmd23
  • OperationSports and Football Idiot Communities

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