Fast and satisfying action
Tons of unlockable secrets
Exciting four-player competition
Enthusiastic announcer with a wide assortment of catchphrases.
New modes aren’t very interesting.
Oftentimes, when developers resurrect classic games for the modern era, they overhaul the core experience with enough bells and whistles to make it stand up to current releases. This is not the case in NBA Jam. The gameplay of this two-on-two fast-paced dunk-a-thon that you remember playing in the arcades 17 years ago has made its transition to the current consoles virtually unchanged. A boisterous announcer belts out catchphrases as you unleash thunderous dunks, and without any refs to get in the way, you can swing your elbows and shove your feisty opponents with impunity. Read the rest of this entry »