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NBA Shootout (PlayStation)

80
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100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
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Description

This is the first entry of Sony's basketball franchise that has all 29 NBA teams and their respective logos of that time as well as updated rosters with 300 major players. The players animations were motion captured and represented by 3D polygons.

It has the standard modes: Exhibition, Season and Playoffs as well as the ability to have eight friends play simultaneously. It has three different skill levels along with several camera angles and various plays that can be chosen from as well as slam dunks and pick & rolls.

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Alternate Titles

  • "Total NBA '96" -- Japanese and European title

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The Press Says

GamePro (US) May, 1996 5 out of 5 100
GameFan Magazine May, 1996 98 out of 100 98
Video Games & Computer Entertainment May, 1996 8 out of 10 80
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) May, 1996 7.75 out of 10 78
Game Players May, 1996 76 out of 100 76
The Video Game Critic May 10, 2005 B 75
Absolute Playstation Jun, 1996 7.5 out of 10 75
IGN Nov 25, 1996 6 out of 10 60

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Big John WV (25282) added NBA Shootout (PlayStation) on Jan 13, 2009