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NBA Starting Five (PS2,Xbox) Preview

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Konami of America Inc. announced that NBA Starting Five, the company's latest hoops game, will land on the PlayStation® 2 computer entertainment system and Xbox™ video game console from Microsoft in Fall 2002.

Endorsed by NBA all-star Tracy McGrady of the Orlando Magic, NBA Starting Five allows players to live the entire NBA experience with eye-popping graphics, intelligent AI and engaging gameplay modes, including: Franchise Mode, Create-a Player, and Season Play. Players can build their dream franchise as virtual General Managers and player agents interact in a realistic manner to recreate the challenges of running a real-life team. Players can also dive into engaging coaching options to set the team's style by directing offensive and defensive tactics that counter the opponent's game plan.

NBA Starting Five promises to recreate the fast-paced action and adrenaline of NBA basketball through intuitive game controls, including analog control over passing, rebounding and post-moves.

Utilizing over 1200 polygons per player and 600 unique in-game animations, NBA Starting Five presents unmatched visuals in an NBA video game. Adding to the authentic NBA experience are the memorable voices of Indiana Pacers commentators, Al Albert and Clark Kellogg who call all of the heart-stopping action with entertaining and insightful commentary.

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