In summer, people can not only enjoy the pleasure brought by summer movies like The Avengers and Snow White and Huntsman, but also the thrilling provided by 2012 NBA Playoffs. After the surprising fails of Lakers and Bull, the competitions for 2012 NBA Playoffs are turning white hot.
As the most promising competitor, Miami Heat is now facing a tough competitor, Boston Celtics. In today’s game, Rajon Rondo once more stopped James and Wade’s success with a clutch goal. Now Boston Celtics and Miami Heat are standing at the same starting line again with more and more attention being paid to their matches.
As one of the most successful and famous sport events, NBA is an integration of entertainment, competition and commerce. The influence of NBA also extends to other fields like film and gaming fields. Various basketball movie and NBA games are made in those days. This post will have a view at four different versions of NBA game.
1. Tecmo NBA Basketball
As a game designed for FC, Tecmo NBA Basketball includes all players in 1992-93 NBA season. Not only is Michael Jordon available in the game but also Magic Johnson. All the players are designed based on their performance in NBA. For example, Michael Jordon is good at mid-range shot while Bird at three point shot.
Besides that, modes like season game and all-star game are also available in Tecmo NBA Basketball. Background music and difficult level of the game can be chosen manually. However, you need to play the game continually for the championship because no saving process is available.
2. NBA Live series
The sport games produced by EA Sports are usually of high competiveness in the market. Like FIFA series, NBA Live series is also quite popular in the world. EA Sports used to produce NBA Playoffs series in the early 1990s and then replace it with NBA Live series in 1995. It is said that NBA Live series will return with NBA Live 13 in 2012 after three-year departure.
If you are a NBA fan, you probably have already played NBA Live game. Each year, EA Sports will release the latest NBA Live game with new members added. In NBA Live, you cannot choose quick game mode, dynasty mode and playoffs mode but also trading players to make a perfect team you want. Another funny thing is to create a player and make him famous step by step.
3. NBA 2K series
The only competitor with NBA Live series is NBA 2K series. Beginning in 1999, the series is developed and released annually. More importantly, NBA 2K series has finally exceeded NBA Live series in achievements in recent years. The vivid video images and excellent special effects force NBA Live to polish and push off the release of its latest game in order to compete with NBA 2K series.
NBA 2K11 was the first installment in the franchise to have support for stereoscopic 3D screens so that users can have a better gaming experience. You will find it hard to get a point in NBA 2K series if you knows nothing about gaming strategies and basketball tactics. Usually the final result is decided by a clutch goal from either you or your competitor.
4. NBA Spirit
As is known to all, Flash game is usually small in storage but funny in content. Besides that, the operation is also quite simple. Therefore, Flash game is a good choice as a relaxing game. NBA Spirit is a Flash game that you need to operate with just a few clicks. It is basically a three point shooting game that needs users to shoot from different angles. To some extent, NBA Spirit can help you to improve your basketball skills. If you like it, you can download the Flash game.
Those are the four versions of NBA game. If you like them you can try to play them. Any other good thoughts on this, you are welcomed to share with us in the message board below.