Looney Tunes B-Ball
|Looney Tunes B-Ball|
|Composer(s)||Mark Ganus |
|Platform(s)||Super Nintendo Entertainment System|
Looney Tunes B-Ball (also known as Looney Tunes Basketball in some regions) is a basketball video game. It was released exclusively for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System in 1995 and developed by Sculptured Software.
The game features 2-on-2 gameplay. Up to four human players can play simultaneously with the SNES Multitap. Players can collect gems on the court to purchase in-game power-ups, such as a protective forcefield or a cream pie to throw at opponents. Another power-up which can be purchased is a character-unique signature long-range shot (for a 3-point field goal). These shots can only be used by a character on his defensive side of the court and if his team has the funds to do so, but the shot always travels in the direction of the goal his team is attacking. The game ball will, at random, turn into a dog which will run around the court and automatically does this when a shot-clock violation occurs. The game also includes in-game cheat codes, which can be used during gameplay, and are activated by inputting specific sequential button presses.
- Bugs Bunny (voiced by Greg Burson)
- Daffy Duck (voiced by Greg Burson)
- Elmer Fudd (voiced by Greg Burson)
- Wile E. Coyote
- Tasmanian Devil (voiced by Greg Burson)
- Yosemite Sam
- Sylvester the Cat (voiced by Greg Burson)
- Marvin the Martian (voiced by Greg Burson)
GamePro declared the game "great fun for any Looney Tunes or basketball fan", praising the humorous special moves, easy-to-handle controls, and fluid graphics. A reviewer for Next Generation likened the game to a Looney Tunes version of NBA Jam, and concluded it to be "fun for all ages and easy enough for younger players to play." He gave it three out of five stars.