NBA Live 06
Feel the emotion and intensity of the most complete basketball experience with NBA LIVE 06 on the PlayStation2 computer entertainment system. This year it’s up to you to take the point and deliver fast break passes on the fly as teammates run the lanes awaiting your pass. On defense, get inside and feel what it’s like to block a dunk–or to be dunked on–as big bodies collide under the basket. The sport of basketball is elevated to a whole new level in 06 with the PS2!
• Freestyle Superstars: you are in control of the top NBA stars, performing like their real-life counterparts based on distinct character types, including Power, Playmaker, Stopper, and more.
• Authentic 5-on-5 Gameplay: The all-new animation system helps to visually present the up-tempo, fast-break brand of basketball that makes the NBA thrive. Also featured, is an improved transition game and a more physical brand of play with collisions and dunked-on scenarios.
• New Player Visuals: a new graphics engine now has player models not only playing and acting like their real life counterparts, but looking the part with striking detail and realism.
• The Voices of the NBA: Joining Marv Albert is new color commentator and former NBA star Steve Kerr. The on-air TV partners call the 5-on-5 action, while Ernie Johnson and Kenny Smith bring their own unique flavor to the Slam Dunk Contest and 3-Point Shootout.
• NBA All-Star Weekend: NBA All-Star Weekend is better than ever as it allows users to create new jaw-dropping dunks in the Slam Dunk Contest. Also featuring the 3-Point Shootout, Rookie Challenge, and NBA All-Star Game, All-Star Weekend is available as a stand-alone game mode as well as within Dynasty mode.
• EA SPORTS Online: users can play online with the PlayStation2 against opponents from anywhere in North America giving them the opportunity to meet, greet, chat, set up tournaments, download roster updates, and play head-to-head.