NBA Live 98

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NBA Live 98 offers the player all teams, players and stadiums of the 1998 NBA season. More than 350 faces got scanned to improve realism. Also some new moves like crossover or fade-aways are implemented. You can play single games, whole seasons, the playoffs or new things like manager career or 3-point-shootout in the style of an all-star-game.


  • NBA实况98 - Simplified Chinese spelling

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NBA Live 98 has point guard Tim Hardaway on the cover. When this game was developed he played for the Miami Heat.

Easter egg

True to his real-life frequent and "unique" image changes, Dennis Rodman changes his hair pattern and dye every quarter in the game.

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  • MobyGames ID: 2314


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Game added by DaHero.

Genesis, SNES added by Kartanym. SEGA Saturn added by Kohler 86. PlayStation added by Adam Baratz.

Additional contributors: Roedie, Alaka, CaesarZX, Plok.

Game added September 4th, 2000. Last modified March 9th, 2023.