EA NBA Live 2005 -- (014633148091) Product Details
The Freestyle Revolution goes airborne with NBA LIVE 2005. With Freestyle Air, take your game above the rim like never before with highlight-reel dunks, alley-oops, put-backs, tip-ins, and devastating shot-blocking abilities. Slam your way to the top or bust out sweet new Freestyle dribbling and post moves that give you even greater control on the hardwood.
While authentic player movements and improved floor spacing captured through 10-man Freestyle immerse you in the fast-paced action of the NBA, its the all-new NBA All-Star Weekend that puts your skills to the test against the leagues best. Under the bright lights and stimulating visuals of the NBAs showcase weekend, create gravity-defying, fully adjustable dunks in the Slam Dunk Contest, or step outside the arc and test your jump shot in the 3 Point Shootout. Add in a revamped Dynasty Mode"! and EA SPORTS Online, and NBA LIVE 2005 delivers the most authentic and comprehensive hoops simulation ever created.
Freestyle Air: The EA SPORTS Freestyle Control continues to revolutionize your ability to play simulation basketball and, now more than ever, its about expressing your game in flight with Freestyle Air. In addition to all-new dunks, alley-oops, and adjustable jump shots in mid-air, new user-controlled put-back and tip-in technologies reward players who box out, wipe the glass, and go back up for a quick bucket. On defense, take more control over shot blocking to own the paint.
NBA All-Star Weekend: Freestyle Air elevates NBA LIVE 2005 above the rim in the all-new NBA All-Star Weekend mode by allowing users to take complete control and create jaw-dropping, customized dunks in the Slam Dunk Contest. With thousands of unique dunk scenariosfrom bouncing the ball off the backboard, to jumping from the free throw line, to going between your legs in mid flightFreestyle Air lets you express your game on the court, and above it. Also featuring the 3 Point Shootout, the Rookie Challenge, and the NBA All-Star Game, All-Star Weekend is available as a stand-alone game mode as well as within Dynasty Mode.
Comprehensive Dynasty Mode:Be the architect of your own unstoppable dynasty, and watch your franchise flourish for 25 seasons. Jump into games with simulation intervention and use the customizable PDA to stay updated with important league news, team information, and other announcements. New free agency logic allows users to negotiate contracts and manage the salary cap using real dollars for the first time.
Announcers: No voice says NBA basketball like Marv Albert. Teamed with on-air TV partner Mike Fratello for 5-on-5 action, these two hoops veterans dish out the most authentic commentary available. In NBA All-Star Weekend mode, TNTs Ernie Johnson and Kenny Smith step up to the mic to bring their own unique flavor.