When the game is on the line and the ball is in your hands, what will you do? Will you penetrate, drive the lane, and rise above the rim for a monster dunk, or find an opening on the perimeter and sink a game-winning three? Take control of the game with a full arsenal to win the one-on-one match-up from every spot on the floor with NBA Live 08.
Providing an unrivaled level of authenticity to the sport, NBA Live 08 introduces all-new signature go-to moves that capture the essence of the NBA?s best, and you can now play the game on a console like you see it from the stands.
Pass the ball inside and rule down low with "own the paint" post play. String together combos of fakes and shots to fool your defender into committing and create space for the game-defining bucket. On the perimeter, in the paint, and with unparalleled depth, dominate with your go-to move with NBA Live 08.
- Dominate in the paint: put the ball in the hands of your big men and have them battle down low with all-new pump fakes, drop-steps, hooks, spins, and other new moves.
- Find your range: all-new Hot Spots based on real player stats show you where to shoot, where you?re cold, and where to take that game-winning shot.
- All-new FIBA World Championship: prove your global dominance by challenging premier international teams in a FIBA tournament, including the United States, Spain, France, and more.
- Signature go-to moves: Break out authentic go-to moves of the game?s greatest players when the team needs you most. Turn the momentum with familiar fadeaways, floaters, stepback jumpers, and more.
- All-new Dynasty scenarios: Play when it counts. Simulate in Dynasty mode then take back control during the most crucial possessions of the game.