Boooooooom-shaka-laka! EA Sports is bringing back the classic, most beloved arcade basketball game ever NBA JAM exclusively for the Nintendo Wii in 2010. Originally made by Midway back in 1993 for video arcades, NBA JAM was a humongous hit, with exciting, over-the-top, cartoony 2-on-2 basketball action that defied both traditional basketball rules as well as the laws of gravity and physics. It was the basketball game for people who didn't like or even know how to play basketball. And it even let you play as Bill Clinton if you knew how to unlock the character.
NBA Jam for the Nintendo Wii Review
By: Josh Lasser Blogcritics.org Reviews
Published on: 10/13/2010 2:23 PM
|For those who aren’t old enough to remember hearing the play-by-play guy yell “Boomshakalaka” on either a home console or in the arcade, NBA Jam is two-on-two arcade basketball at its finest. Forget carefully managing a team throughout one season much less several, leading them to the championship, and making sure that you have enough money to pay the bills on a weekly basis, NBA Jam is about taking it to the hoop in the most stunning, the most physical, and the most fun ways. That is not to say that there is no strategy involved, there is plenty of strategy and it begins before tipoff, it is just that once you’re playing you don’t realize that there’s much strategy involved....read the full review|