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Great Basketball (SEGA Master System)

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Description

Great Basketball is an 8-bit simulation of international basketball competition. Choose from one of eight countries (USA, Canada, USSR, Japan, Cuba, Czechoslovakia, Italy, Hungary) and jump into the intense hoops action, featuring 5-on-5 play, defensive and offensive fouls, free throws, and three-point shots.

Single player mode is a double-elimination tournament. Win a game, and you get to allocate bonus points to various RPG-style attributes like shooting, passing, and jumping. There’s also a two player mode—but remember, only one team can win it all!

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Great Basketball SEGA Master System Title
Great Basketball SEGA Master System Game Play
Great Basketball SEGA Master System USA scores two points
Great Basketball SEGA Master System Select your team

Alternate Titles

  • "Great Basket" -- Brazilian Title
  • "グレートバスケットボール" -- Japanese Spelling

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The Press Says

Tilt May, 1988 14 out of 20 70
Power Play Mar, 1988 6.5 out of 10 65
VideoGame Aug, 1991 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
VideoGame Mar, 1991 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
The Video Game Critic Apr 18, 2004 D+ 33
Game Freaks 365 2000 2.8 out of 10 28

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*Katakis* (37800) added Great Basketball (SEGA Master System) on Dec 16, 2004