Excerpt: Very impressive. As soon as NBA Live 99 boots up, you are treated to a nice action-packed FMV that gets your juices going. After plodding through the various menus, the Tip-Off came, and from that moment, I knew I was in for some fun.
Excerpt: Although at the time of the release NBA season was in trouble, EA felt that it was the perfect time to release NBA Live '99. Why? Because all of those depressed fans needed a cure quickly. That just happened to be EA's excellent basketball sim NBA Live '99.