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NBA Showtime: NBA on NBC

MobyRank MobyScore
PlayStation
57
3.7
Dreamcast
75
3.6
Nintendo 64
66
3.8
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Description

NBA Showtime: NBA on NBC is a descendant of the original NBA Jam, and is created by some of the key team members. The game follows in the footsteps of NFL Blitz, featuring the option to save personal records and a cheat code system operated by pressing a sequence of buttons. It also features unlock-able characters, including NBA team mascots, and the "On-Fire" option that defines Midway's sports games. Players are able to perform special moves such as the alley-oop, the spin move, and the double dunk. The game also features a Create-a-Player mode that allows custom players to have tweaked abilities by winning matches.

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NBA Showtime: NBA on NBC PlayStation Create a custom player
NBA Showtime: NBA on NBC PlayStation Title screen
NBA Showtime: NBA on NBC PlayStation In game
NBA Showtime: NBA on NBC PlayStation In game

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User Reviews

This arcade basketball game is exciting and fun to play! Game Boy Color Thomas T (217)

The Press Says

GameSpot Dreamcast Nov 19, 1999 7.5 out of 10 75
Game Revolution Dreamcast Jan 01, 2000 B 75
The Next Level Dreamcast Jan 25, 2000 B 75
Digital Press - Classic Video Games Nintendo 64 May 30, 2007 7 out of 10 70
IGN PlayStation Dec 16, 1999 6.9 out of 10 69
GameSpot PlayStation Nov 19, 1999 6.8 out of 10 68
Nintendo Power Magazine Game Boy Color Mar, 2000 6.8 out of 10 68
Player One Dreamcast Dec, 1999 62 out of 100 62
Jeuxvideo.com PlayStation Jun 06, 2000 12 out of 20 60
Power The PlayStation Mag / Playstation Power PlayStation Apr, 2000 4 out of 10 40

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Contributed to by Michael Pelensky (442)