Hoops (video game)

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North American cover art
Developer(s) Aicom
Publisher(s) Jaleco
Designer(s) Kenji Nakajima[1]
Hiroshi Kazama[1]
Composer(s) Kiyoshi Yokoyama
Dōta Andō
Masaki Nagakura
Platform(s) NES
  • JP: November 22, 1988
  • NA: June 1989[2]
  • EU: 1989
Genre(s) Half-court basketball[3]
Mode(s) Single-player
Multiplayer (up to 2 players)

Hoops is an NES basketball video game that was released in 1988 for a Japanese audience and in 1989 for a North American audience. In Japan, the game is known as Moero!! Junior Basket - Two on Two (燃えろ!!ジュニアバスケット ツー オン ツー),[4] which a part of "Moero!!" sports series.

The game is done in a half court style with the player having a choice to disable or enable winners outs. No fouls are called. There is also an around the world mode that allows players to focus on making baskets without worrying about the charging, pushing, and traveling fouls that are found in the standard mode of play.

Review score
AllGame3.5/5 stars

External links[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Designer/composer information". MobyGames. Retrieved 2012-04-22. 
  2. ^ "Release information". GameFAQs. Retrieved 2008-08-12. 
  3. ^ "Genre information". RF Generation. Retrieved 2008-08-12. 
  4. ^ "Japanese title". Superfamicom.org. Archived from the original on 2014-07-14. Retrieved 2012-07-17.