True NBA action once again returns to the courts with NBA ’08 for the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system. Featuring the third and final installment of “The Life” series, NBA ’08 introduces “The Life, Volume 3”, where players will experience new challenges and storylines related to life in the league. In Vol. 3, NBA ’08 focuses on Coach T.’s final season, the dynamic of team unity, and the journey to create a dynasty within the NBA. More than 60 different game scenarios are available in The Life, and players will have the opportunity to play each of the five starting positions, making The Life the most compelling addition to any NBA title to date.
NBA ’08 delivers all-new play-by-play commentary as well as improved artificial intelligence (A.I.), an updated user interface, and new on-court and crowd audio to enhance the overall gameplay experience. Returning features include the Smart Shot Indicator, to provide a visual gauge of defensive impact, and the Power Boarding System, an element that offers a 3D approach to position for rebounds. Additionally, “Showtime Gameplay” is back, providing players the opportunity to manage and balance a variety of game time elements including temperamental crowds, eager teammates, and individual basketball skills.
Officially licensed by the NBA, nearly two-dozen mini-games are available in NBA ’08 including favorites such as Own the Court and 3-Point Shootout. With online access to compete in a variety of leagues and tournaments, EyeToy™ functionality, and an all-new soundtrack,NBA ‘08 is prepared to deliver the most realistic professional basketball experience available - on and off the courts.
Online gameplay requires internet connection, Network Adaptor (for PlayStation 2) and Memory Card (8MB) (for PlayStation 2) (each sold separately). Online gameplay server will be available at the sole discretion of the game publisher. Please refer to the publisher's official site or game user agreement for more information.