The ’90s weren’t, of course, the start of basketball video games, but they did bring a change to where five on five simulation-style play, tournaments, full-seasons, and stats became the norm.
Basketball Nightmare: 1989 Master System: Sega: Sega: Lakers versus Celtics and the NBA Playoffs: 1989 MS-DOS Genesis 1991: Electronic Arts: Electronic Arts: All-Pro Basketball: 1989 NES: Aicom: Vic Tokai: Omni-Play Basketball (Magic Johnson's MVP) 1989 Amiga Commodore 64 MS-DOS: DesignStar Consultants: SportTime: Ultimate Basketball: 1990 NES: Aicom: American Sammy: Takin' It to the Hoop
NBA Jam (Midway Games, 1993) and NBA Showdown 1994 (EA Sports, 1993) where some of my earliest basketball video game memories.
NBA Live is a series of basketball video games published by EA Sports. The series, which has had releases annually from 1994 to 2009, 2013 to 2015, and 2017–2018, is the successor to EA's previous NBA Playoffs and NBA Showdown series. Beginning in the late 2010’s, NBA Live sales had dropped off compared to their competitors, NBA 2K.
NBA is a series of six basketball video games developed by San Diego Studio and published by Sony Computer Entertainment. The games are licensed by the National Basketball Association, and are one of several different NBA-focused basketball video game series. The games released in the series are NBA, NBA '06, NBA '07, NBA '08, NBA 09: The Inside, and NBA 10: The Inside. It is the successor to the NBA ShootOut series.
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This quirky puzzle-platformer from back in 1991 is considered a classic in my household. One of the best received video games of the early 90s it was cute, quirky and very addictive. The popularity of the game has led to many similar games as well as spin-offs and sequels. Each level starts with a trapdoor depositing lemmings onto your screen.
The first video game featuring Jordan was a classic, featuring both a 3-point shootout (Bird only) and a slam dunk contest (Jordan only). I was always hoping to find a code to help Bird kiss the ...
Thanks to the popularity of titles like Street Fighter and Mortal Kombat, fighting games had a spot alongside the beat 'em ups like Konami's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. The '90s heralded not ...
Road Rash – the 90’s Video Game was developed and published by Electronic Arts for platforms such as Game Boy Advance, Sega Genesis, etc. The player has to race on violent, Illegal Street against other bikers.