October 5, AU: As you get more and more achievements your overall level in the game will increase; this is displayed graphically by rhinestones being affixed in your crown. The basic scheme is mostly unchanged, but it’s a lot more responsive this year. Having not played 2k8 on the ps3 I can not really compare this game to that but I have played Nba 08 and that game just stunk. You choose the parts of your organization you want to take charge of for a customizable experience. You’d never think it was possible after the last few years, but NBA Live 08 is much-improved and actually…good.

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Review: NBA Live 08

October 1, AU: This intuitive gameplay mechanic nbaa mapped to the right analog stick and gives you the direct responsiveness you need to perform a full repertoire of ankle-breaking ball-handling moves that let you dominate on the perimeter.

And these bugs made it the worst game this year, even Stronghold Crusader was better!

Once again the duo is nearly as good in video game form nba live o8 they are on television. The objective was obviously to make the animations as free-flowing and responsive to your commands as they were in NBA 2K7, but the difference between what this year’s game can do and what last year’s game could do is marginal at best. This intuitive gameplay mechanic is mapped to the right analog stick and gives you the direct responsiveness you need to perform a full repertoire of ankle-breaking ball-handling moves that let you dominate on the perimeter.


The game received “mixed or average reviews” on all platforms according to video game review aggregator Metacritic.

NBA Live 08 Review – IGN

Generally unfavorable reviews – based on 19 Ratings. See all 28 Critic Reviews. A-Z Index Worst Games of There aren’t really any new features to nba live o8 of in NBA Live 08, but the libe has seen vast improvements on both sides of the ball. You need to have Windows Media Player in order to view this performance.

Garnett in Boston 6. Get the latest news and videos for this game nba live o8, no spam, no fuss. This page was last edited on 4 Januaryat Rebounding is another area that has stayed fairly stagnant since last year. Use the new shot-countershot control to string together combos of fakes and shots to fool your defender into committing and create space for the game-defining bucket.

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NBA Live 08 Review

There’s far less ball warping, and the transition from one move to the next is better, though there’s still a lot of room for improvement. Retrieved April 29, Gladius – Relics of War. October 4, EU: On Vista, it was impossible to play, I couldn’t even find out what team I lvie Though this year’s game does lack a few of the trimmings that its console counterparts bring to the table, that doesn’t stop it from being a nna round ball experience.


Shippin’ Out October November 2: Nba live o8 1, AS: We match up the year’s three major basketball games to see which one does the best job of bringing the NBA’s best and brightest to life. The stats and results seem to be fairly accurate too; however, it was surprising to see Shaq retire after the season. Couple nba live o8 with all-new signature go-to moves that capture the essence of the NBA’s best, and you can now play the game on a console like you see it from the stands.

It’s a piece of cake to perform a crossover, pass the ball, perform a hop-step, and then decide whether to dunk with the square or X button or shoot with circle or B. The other way to tell the great from livs merely good is to press the left bumper or L1 button.

Though the screens looked solid, as soon as the players started competing in real time things went awry. Take a look at Thanks to the new low-post controls that allow you to pull off certain spins and jukes while grinding against another seven-footer, Shaq is more dominant than ever, almost too much so.