Excerpt: I wish I was little bit taller, I wish I was a baller... And in some cases never picked at all... It’s gotta be a little lonely being an outside party to EA Sports’ decadent conglomerate orgy . Imagine being that kid in after-school extracurricular basketball who is always picked second.
Pros: Variety of wacky game modes, Lots of unlockables, Lack of online play, Simulation or arcade game?, Wonky A.I.
Excerpt: I was one of those kids in high school who played basketball and could follow a game, but was picked last because, well, I’m terrible at it. I’m a big guy, can’t run very well, my arms get tired, and so on.
Excerpt: So here I am, after nearly a month playing NBA 10 The Inside , on the verge of a deadline struggling to find something to say. I suppose I could always slip into "Sports Game Review Mode" and use the now-standard format. Then again, how can I when the game's biggest draw isn't the "sports" part?
Summary: Combining the perfect blend of arcade and simulation basketball along with a host of unique mini-games, NBA 10 The Inside delivers an engaging NBA experience with quick action and fluid gameplay.
Excerpt: Sony’s recent basketball titles have been largely ignored by hoops fans, partially because of the consistent excellence of 2K’s games and the increasing quality of EA’s NBA Live series. Sadly, it’s also partially because Sony’s games haven’t been very good.