NHL Breakaway 99 is the sequel to NHL Breakaway 98. It is the second and last part in Acclaim's NHL series for the Nintendo 64.
This new version includes new and updated rosters, teams and schedules. All 27 NHL team feature up to date stats and ratings from the 97-98 season. There are five game modes: exhibition, practice, season, shootout, and playoffs. A wide variety of settings can be set for each game including, injuries, fatigue, fighting and penalty options.
Winning a season gains you points that you can invest to decrease injury time, develop your players' skills and trade players.