NBA Live 08
|NBA Live 08|
Gilbert Arenas on the cover of NBA Live 08 for the PlayStation 3.
|Developer(s)||EA Canada - PlayStation 3 &
HB Studios - PlayStation 2, PC, Wii & PSP
|Release date(s)||October 2, 2007|
|Mode(s)||Play Now, Dynasty, Xbox Live, All-Star Weekend, Quick Play,|
NBA Live 08 is the 2007 installment of the NBA Live series by EA Sports. It was released for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii, PlayStation 2, PC (Windows), and PlayStation Portable. This is the first NBA video game to include all three next-generation consoles. It was the last NBA Live game for the Windows platform. It features Gilbert Arenas of the Washington Wizards as the cover athlete, Pau Gasol in home Memphis Grizzlies jersey in the Spanish version.
Personalities in the game
- Marv Albert- Play-by-play
- Steve Kerr- Color
- Ernie Johnson, Jr.- NBA All-Star Game play-by-play
- Greg Anthony- NBA All-Star Game color
- Aasim - Customer
- The Cool Kids - "88"
- Datarock - "Fa Fa Fa"
- DJ Jazzy Jeff feat. CL Smooth - "All I Know"
- DJ Vadim feat. Emo and Syrus - "Fear Feats"
- Dub Pistols feat. Terry Hall - "Running from the Thoughts"
- Eve - "Tambourine"
- Joss Stone - "Tell Me 'bout It"
- Kevin Michael feat. Wyclef Jean - "It Don't Make Any Difference to Me"
- Kid Beyond - "Mothership"
- KRS-One & Marley Marl - "Hip-Hop Lives"
- LCD Soundsystem - "Us vs. Them"
- Mark Ronson feat. Tiggers - "Toxic"
- Mr. J. Medeiros - "Silent Earth (Ohmega Watts Remix)"
- Stephen Marley - "Hey Baby"
- The D.E.Y. - "Get the Feeling"
- The Hives - "Well All Right!"
- Timbaland feat. Keri Hilson - "The Way I Are"
- Unklejam - "Love Ya"
Although not included in the official track list from EA Sports, these tracks make their way into some of the NBA Live 08 versions (particularly the PC version). The first two listed (Gorillaz & My Favorite Mutiny) were included in the NBA Live 07 Soundtrack while a notable track is the third one by San Antonio Spurs guard and recently French hip hop artist Tony Parker.
- Army of the Pharaohs - "Gorillaz" (The Torture Papers)
- The Coup - "My Favorite Mutiny" (Pick a Bigger Weapon)
- Tony Parker - "Gametime" (TP)