Excerpt: NCAA Gamebreaker 2003 flirted with this idea with it’s Coaching Career Mode, which had wanna-be head coaches working their way through the ranks of Podunk Community College in an effort to finally end up as the Head Coach of a National Champion.
Excerpt: NBA ShootOut 2003 is a good looking game, but isn't perfect by any means. 989 Sports did a wonderful job rendering all the arenas, as well as coming up with good looking player models for the NBA players.
Excerpt: 989 Sports has returned with their version of 2003 basketball and attempts to make itself a standing competitor in the ongoing rival of top sports company. The game was released before NBA Live 2003 and NBA 2K3; however, it seems to leave a lot to be desired in overall hard-court action.
Summary: Here at the ‘Nexus, we usually have a tough time finding a reviewer willing to take on a 989 Sports game. Their recent record has not been very good, but they have been showing signs of promise. Needless to say it was with some trepidation that I took on for the PlayStation 2 system.
Excerpt: It’s that time of year again, sports fans…The time when the boys of summer retire to the south for the winter, when the men on turf prepare to dig into frozen tundra, and lords of ice dig in their blades for a few more hard hits.
Excerpt: 989 Sports has developed some pretty terrible games lately. However, after realizing this, they have sought to correct all of their mistakes and only produce AAA sports titles. This year they continue their campaign in releasing NBA ShootOut 2003.
Excerpt: In the never-ending battle for sports gaming supremacy, the key players every year try to raise the bar a little bit higher then the competition. When this year’s crop of basketball titles was set to hit the shelf, fanboys on message boards everywhere started the heated Sega vs. EA debate.