Excerpt: As the linesmen drops the puck, your center hits it first, and it rolls back to your defenseman. He fakes a shot and passes to the the winger. The opposing defensemen charges in, but your righty slips the puck around the the center, who passes to the left wing, who one-times it into the net, making...
Excerpt: Screens (6) From the cheering crowds, spraying ice and the occasional fight, Sega Sports NHL 2K for Sega Dreamcast is as realistic as it gets! In true Sega Sports style, Sega Sports NHL 2K features all the detail and intense gameplay that comes with a true-to-life hockey game.
Excerpt: Remember Kung Fu for your old NES? Think hard and it will all come rushing back to you. It was a punch, kick and jump side-scroller, and it featured amateur martial artists who would rush at you so they could hug you to death.
Excerpt: Radical Entertainment's NHL Powerplay '96 for the Sony PlayStation and Sega Saturn was among the first significant sports games of the 32-bit era and remains one of the most playable hockey games in recent memory.
Excerpt: Sports games have been a part of videogaming since the days of the Atari 2600 and Intellivision. In fact, good sports games are a key to any console's success in this day and age. Sega knew this when they introduced the Dreamcast.
Summary: BlackBox legt mit NHL 2K einen Puck auf´s Eis, der sich wahrlich sehen lassen kann. Das Game erreicht zwar nicht den Perfektionsgrad der anderen beiden 2K Titel, muss aber erstmal von anderen Spielen getoppt werden. Das NHL-Ruckelhockey von EA hat da noch viel Nacholbedarf, was die Grafik betrifft.