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Bulls vs. Lakers and the NBA Playoffs (Genesis)

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Description

The sequel to EA Sports' basketball title Lakers versus Celtics and the NBA Playoffs. The core gameplay of the original is supplemented with a variety of new features, including:
  • All 16 1992 NBA Playoff teams (up from 8 in Lakers vs. Celtics) plus the East and West All-Star Teams, plus courts with official team logos/colors. The rosters are based on the 1990/1991 season.
  • Player game stats updated while the game is in progress.
  • An Instant Replay mode.
  • New "signature moves" for star players.
  • Improved defense and passing controls and a foul shooting meter.
Multiplayer options include cooperative and head-to-head modes.

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Bulls vs. Lakers and the NBA Playoffs Genesis Team Selection. You can choose from 18 teams including two All-Star teams
Bulls vs. Lakers and the NBA Playoffs Genesis The tournament mode
Bulls vs. Lakers and the NBA Playoffs Genesis You have to enter a password to continue a tournament
Bulls vs. Lakers and the NBA Playoffs Genesis Player portraits for the starting line-ups

Alternate Titles

  • "NBA Pro Basketball: Bulls vs. Lakers and the NBA Playoffs" -- Japanese Title
  • "Bulls vs. Lakers & the NBA Playoffs" -- Alternate spelling

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User Reviews

A fairly average basketball game, but a lot better than its prequel Roedie (5226) 2.4 Stars2.4 Stars2.4 Stars2.4 Stars2.4 Stars

The Press Says

Mean Machines Sep, 1992 83 out of 100 83
Gamers (Germany) Aug, 1992 11 out of 15 73
Power Play Jul, 1992 56 out of 100 56
The Video Game Critic Apr 19, 2005 D+ 33

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Engine

The game uses a slightly modified engine of the Genesis version of the game Lakers vs. Celtics and the NBA Playoffs.
PCGamer77 (3026) added Bulls vs. Lakers and the NBA Playoffs (Genesis) on Jun 10, 2002