• Publisher
    Take-Two Interactive
  • Developer
    Visual Concepts
  • Release date
    2 Oct 2007

NBA 2K8 is a basketball simulation video game developed by Visual Concepts and published by 2K Sports. It is the ninth installment in the NBA 2K franchise and the successor to NBA 2K7. It was released in October 2007 for Xbox 360, PlayStation 2, and PlayStation 3. Chris Paul is the cover athlete of the game. NBA 2K8 is the predecessor to NBA 2K9 in the NBA 2K series. NBA 2K8 was well received upon release. Critics mostly praised the aesthetical details, with particular praise directed towards the player animations, as well as the game mode options, and overall gameplay, more specifically, the post play, jump shooting, and well rounded accessibility. Most criticisms were concerning some gameplay inconsistencies, such as the defensive mechanics, and the unrealistic player tendencies, as well as the game's lack of improvements, with some seeing the lack of meaningful changes as a step back from NBA 2K7, and visuals, which some saw as "awful" and "ugly". Some saw the visuals as "gorgeous" however

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AGM score 74%
IGN 7.9
GameSpot 6.5
Metacritic 78
dead multiplayer
year in the title
polygonal 3d
xbox live
high score
game over
non-player character
60 fps on consoles
licensed soundtrack
cooperative play
product placement
character creation
artificial intelligence
difficulty level
difficulty achievement
high definition graphics
voice chat
ranked match
dolby digital
instant replay
easy mode
sixaxis support
sports jersey
e3 2007
in-game advertising
running shoes
cover athlete
omnipresent crowd
national basketball association
new york knicks
chicago bulls
shooting guard
power forward
indiana pacers
los angeles lakers
portland trail blazers
unattainable achievements
recycled animation
boston celtics
cleveland cavaliers
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About NBA 2K8

NBA 2K8 is released by Take-Two Interactive in 2 Oct 2007. The game is designed by Visual Concepts. NBA 2K8 is a typical representative of the Simulator genre. Playing NBA 2K8 is a pleasure. It does not matter whether it is the first or a millionth hour in Simulator, there will always be room for something new and interesting. Thrilling levels and gameplay NBA 2K8 will not leave anyone indifferent. The complexity of gameplay increases with each new level and does not let any player get bored.

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NBA 2K8 is versatile and does not stand still, but it is never too late to start playing. The game, like many Simulator games has a full immersion in gaming. AllGame staff continues to play it.

NBA 2K8 is perfect for playing alone or with friends.

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