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Play through the 98/99 NBA season or multiple seasons to build up your team over time. Or just jump straight to the playoffs. Trade, release or pick up free agents to add to your team. Have a bit of fun with the 3 point shootout mode. And a host of new player animations, including facial animations, and player moves.


NBA Live 99 Windows Pre game intro
NBA Live 99 Windows Selecting my five starters
NBA Live 99 Windows Hey Shaq, no need to break it!
NBA Live 99 Windows Changing the rules

Promo Images

NBA Live 99 Magazine Advertisement


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User Reviews

A solid (but not spectacular) continuation of the series. Windows Roedie (5246)

Critic Reviews

IGN PlayStation Nov 06, 1998 9 out of 10 90
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Windows Feb, 1999 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
GameSpot Windows Dec 09, 1998 8.9 out of 10 89
Game Revolution PlayStation Nov 01, 1998 B+ 83
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Windows Nov 23, 1998 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Power Unlimited Windows Feb, 1999 8 out of 10 80
GameGenie Windows 1998 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
PC Accelerator Windows Jan, 1999 8 out of 10 80
Power Unlimited PlayStation Feb, 1999 7.3 out of 10 73
Imperium Gier Windows Jan 12, 1999 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60


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Cover art

NBA Live 99 has power forward Antoine Walker on the cover.
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