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The first of the NBA Live titles on the PC, NBA Live 95 includes all of the basketball players from the '94 - '95 season as well as the All-Star teams from the East and West.

Manage over 300 players using the General Manager feature, new in this edition. Statistics for each player and team are saved. View players and teams side-by-side to compare stats and other information. You can trade any player in the league.

Multiple in-game settings let you choose the mode of play, the style, and even the length of a quarter or session. Full motion videos bring your plays to life onscreen. Listen to the crowd roar, the noises of the court and hoop, and voices of the players. There is also a soundtrack of modern music.

The DOS version includes support for 2 graphics resolutions: Normal mode (low res) 320x200 or Wide Angle (high res) 640x480. Gameplay can be controlled using the keyboard, mouse or joystick.


NBA Live 95 DOS Trying a three point basket
NBA Live 95 DOS Title screen (from intro)
NBA Live 95 Genesis ... New York's Madison Square Garden
NBA Live 95 Genesis Main menu

Promo Images

NBA Live 95 Magazine Advertisement
NBA Live 95 Magazine Advertisement


Alternate Titles

  • "NBA 라이브 농구 '95" -- Korean spelling

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User Reviews

Best in the Series! SNES Thomas T (230)

Critic Reviews

Computer and Video Games (CVG) SNES Nov, 1994 91 out of 100 91
Video Games & Computer Entertainment SNES Dec, 1994 9 out of 10 90
Play Time DOS Apr, 1995 90 out of 100 90
Video Games & Computer Entertainment Genesis Dec, 1994 9 out of 10 90
Score DOS Apr, 1995 88 out of 100 88
Power Play DOS Apr, 1995 86 out of 100 86
Video Games Genesis Nov, 1994 82 out of 100 82
CD Player DOS 1996 8 out of 10 80
GamePro (US) Genesis Jan, 1995 4 out of 5 80
Game Players Genesis Nov, 1994 75 out of 100 75


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  • Computer Gaming World
    • November 1996 (15th anniversary issue) - #57 in the “150 Best Games of All Time” list
  • GameFan
    • Vol. 3, Iss. 1 - Sports Game of the Year 1994 (SNES version)
    • Vol. 3, Iss. 1 - Basketball Game of the Year 1994 (SNES version)
  • Game Players
    • January 1995 - Best SNES Sports Game in 1994
  • GameStar (Germany)
    • Issue 12/1999 - #77 in the "100 Most Important PC Games of the Nineties" ranking
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