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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 Shot display (we're shooting 50%, not bad at all)
NBA Live 99 Windows Player #99 replaces Jordan (NBA Live 2000 does have Jordan)
NBA Live 99 Windows Main menu
NBA Live 99 Windows The replay mode

Promo Images

NBA Live 99 Magazine Advertisement


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User Reviews

A solid (but not spectacular) continuation of the series. Windows Roedie (5250)

Critic Reviews

Computer Gaming World (CGW) Windows Feb, 1999 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) PlayStation Jan, 1999 9 out of 10 90
PC Player (Germany) Windows Dec, 1998 90 out of 100 90
GameStar (Germany) Windows Dec, 1998 86 out of 100 86
PC Joker Windows Dec, 1998 83 out of 100 83
Game Revolution PlayStation Nov 01, 1998 B+ 83
GameSpot PlayStation Nov 20, 1998 8 out of 10 80
GameGenie Windows 1998 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 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.
Contributed to by Kartanym (12761)