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An updated version of the original Double Dribble basketball game. Double Dribble: The Playoff Edition. The Playoff Edition expands dramatically on the original in a number of ways:
  • 16 teams of 12 (fictitious) players each
  • All players individually rated for various skills (Shooting %, Stamina, etc.)
  • Three play modes: Exhibition, Playoff (with password feature), and Multiplayer
  • 8-way multiplayer support with the Sega "Team Player" adapter


Double Dribble: The Playoff Edition Genesis Team select
Double Dribble: The Playoff Edition Genesis Rebound
Double Dribble: The Playoff Edition Genesis Slam dunk!
Double Dribble: The Playoff Edition Genesis Nice shot there!

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Alternate Titles

  • "Hyper Dunk: The Playoff Edition" -- Japanese title
  • "HyperDunk" -- European title
  • "ハイパー ダンク ザ プレイオフ エディション" -- Japanese spelling

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Critic Reviews

Play Time Apr 06, 1994 79 out of 100 79
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Jun, 1994 9 out of 12 75
Consoles Plus May, 1994 68 out of 100 68
Mean Machines Apr, 1994 65 out of 100 65
Game Players Apr, 1994 58 out of 100 58
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) May, 1994 26 out of 50 52
Video Games May, 1994 50 out of 100 50
GamePro (US) Jun, 1994 2.5 out of 5 50
Video Games & Computer Entertainment Jun, 1994 5 out of 10 50 Nov 19, 2014 3 out of 10 30


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PCGamer77 (3233) added Double Dribble: The Playoff Edition (Genesis) on Jun 09, 2002