For the first time, feel the emotion and intensity of the complete basketball experience on the go with NBA LIVE 06 for the PSP handheld. Loaded with unique passes, dunks, and signature moves, NBA Superstars storm the court in a variety of game modes including Exhibition, Season, Playoffs, and All-Star Weekend. Go wireless with Exhibition and Head-to-Head mode and challenge all comers across the nation—or across the room. With in-depth gameplay modes, unprecedented player graphics, and wireless multiplayer technology, the sport of basketball is elevated to a whole new level.
* All new for 2006, NBA Superstars jump to life and perform based on distinct Superstar types including Power, Highflyer, Scorer and Playmaker.
* With new move sets and abilities, players are armed with unique passes, dunks and signature moves.
* The 3 Point Shootout – the best shooters in the league shoot it out in a contest of skill and accuracy.
* The Slam Dunk Contest – players can take complete control of every dunk as they try to get the judges out of their seats and score a perfect 10.
* The Rookie Challenge – the best new faces in the NBA clash as the Rookies take on the Sophomores.
* The East-West All-star Game – the biggest Supestars of the NBA go toe-to-toe, as East meets West in the main event.
* Challenge a friend across the room to a wireless game in Adhoc mode, while viewing all the 5-on-5 action on your own full screen.
* Go online and get to the top of the leaderboard by matching your skills against other players in North America, in Infrastructure mode.
* Exclusive to the PSP, an all new mini-game that lets players relive the greatest moments in recent NBA history, playing as their favorite NBA Superstar.
* Play a full regular season of 82 games or customize your season settings with a shorter schedule.
* With the GM's Desk, play the role of General Manager as you manage your team towards the playoffs and make a run for the Finals.
* Simulate games or even the full season to see how your management decisions play out.
* Relive the 2005 NBA Playoffs or create your own tournament scenarios with your favorite teams.