Summary: Selfish athletes get a bad rap. Basketball is about more than winning and losing, more than raising banners. It's about All Star appearances and Hall of Fame busts. It's about pride.
Pros: Incredible visuals that add to your emotional investment, My Career mode makes you care about your player, Artificial intelligence displays real tactics, My Career centers on games rather than practices, keeping you engaged
Summary: More of a refinement than a revolution, but still the best depiction of basketball on the current generation. A massive amount of content, absorbing career modes and online features mean you won’t get bored in a hurry.
Conclusion: The champion stays on top for now with their strongest effort yet. NBA 2K14 combines the rock-solid gameplay of the series with a great new control scheme and a fun LeBron-centric new mode that will suck you in.
Excerpt: franchise, which has typically moved in the right direction. I still maintain that the sports genre is in dire need of the new hardware on the horizon, simply because it seems developers have hit a ceiling in terms of visuals, animation, AI, etc.
Excerpt: NBA 2K14 - Cheats And Tips | Score More Points | Top Ten Teams | Review 2K Sports' NBA 2K franchise is the king of video game basketball, at least on consoles. That said, the publisher hopes to dominate the mobile scene, and released NBA 2K14 for iOS devices.
Excerpt: I have spent a lot of time every year running around the DC area looking for stores selling the game early or bugging fellow OS'ers about eBay auctions or Craigslist listings. I’ve travelled to different states and paid almost twice the price just to get the game early.
Conclusion: Concept: Celebrate the current and potential future success of four-time MVP LeBron James
Graphics: Clipping animations and some ugly player faces are signs that we’re overdue for new hardware
Sound: The best commentary team in sports games returns with all-new talking points
Playability: It may...
Summary: You have to feel a little sorry for Tim Duncan. Labeled as boring throughout his career, The Big Fundamental captured four rings but never the hearts of the basketball-loving public. And there's no secret why; the man lacks style.
Pros: Tons of different moves that are easy to pull off, Action flows just like the real game, Ramped-up defensive intensity forces you to smartly plan your offense, LeBron's Path to Greatness offers a crazy version of the future