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The PS3 version of NBA 08 has different features from the PS2 and PSP editions. Aside from the obvious graphics differences, this version has the ability to go online and download new scenarios for the player to reenact as well as play previous years highlight games.

The game has a season mode where the player can only trade with other CPU teams, but nothing else. This version, however, does not feature the Franchise mode from the PS2 version. There is an Upside Progression System, where the player is awarded special items to use to customize their players, depending on the performances set by the game.

There are also mini-games to play in, ranging from 3-Point Challenge to the Playstation Skills Challenge and has a feel of a real NBA broadcast on television with play-by-play and commentary during games featuring the voice talents of Kevin Calabro and Mark Jackson.


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Alternate Titles

  • "NBA 08 featuring Games of the Week" -- Extended title

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Critic Reviews

GameZone Sep 28, 2007 7.5 out of 10 75
IGN Sep 26, 2007 7.5 out of 10 75
NZGamer Feb 28, 2008 7.1 out of 10 71
TotalPlayStation Oct 05, 2007 7 out of 10 70
Worth Playing Oct 07, 2007 6.9 out of 10 69 Apr 24, 2008 68 out of 100 68
Cheat Code Central Oct, 2007 3.2 out of 5 64
Game Informer Magazine Sep, 2007 6.25 out of 10 62 Feb 29, 2008 10 out of 20 50
UGO (UnderGroundOnline) 2007 C 50


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Big John WV (25481) added NBA 08 (PlayStation 3) on Oct 11, 2008