NBA Live 15

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NBA Live 15
NBA Live 15 cover art.jpg
Box art featuring Damian Lillard
Developer(s) EA Tiburon
Publisher(s) EA Sports
Distributor(s) Electronic Arts
Series NBA Live
Platform(s) PlayStation 4
Xbox One
Release date(s)
  • NA: October 28, 2014
  • WW: October 31, 2014
Genre(s) Sports (Basketball)
Mode(s) Single-player, multiplayer

NBA Live 15 is a basketball video game for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One released on October 28, 2014 in North America and released on October 31, 2014 in Europe. NBA Live 15 features Damian Lillard of the Portland Trail Blazers as its cover athlete. The release date was moved due to EA Sports wanting to polish the title before release.[1] NBA Live 15 is followed by NBA Live 16.

Development[edit]

The first gameplay look is introduced by EA Sports with 8 player 3D-scans. The changes are graphical improvements for the jerseys, arenas, shot clocks, the basket, and more. On court mechanics have also been refined, as well as animations. It has been touted as a "realistic simulation" by its producers.[2] EA Sports scanned 70% of NBA players.

Reception[edit]

NBA Live 15 received generally mixed to negative reviews, although it fared better than NBA Live 14.

Reception
Aggregate scores
Aggregator Score
GameRankings (PS4) 60.25%[3]
(XONE) 56.43%[4]
Metacritic (PS4) 59/100[5]
(XONE) 53/100[6]
Review scores
Publication Score
EGM 4.5/10[7]
GameSpot 5/10[8]
GameTrailers 5.7/10[9]
IGN 5.5/10[10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Damian Lillard to Grace Cover of NBA LIVE 15". EA Sports. 2014-08-26. Retrieved 2015-01-29. 
  2. ^ "Visuals in NBA LIVE 15". EA Sports. 2014-06-24. Retrieved 2015-01-29. 
  3. ^ "NBA Live 15 for PlayStation 4 reviews". GameRankings. CBS Interactive. 2015-01-29. 
  4. ^ "NBA Live 15 for Xbox One reviews". GameRankings. CBS Interactive. 2015-01-29. 
  5. ^ "NBA Live 15 for PlayStation 4 reviews". Metacritic. CBS Interactive. 2015-01-29. 
  6. ^ "NBA Live 15 for Xbox One reviews". Metacritic. CBS Interactive. 2015-01-29. 
  7. ^ Andrew Fitch (2014-10-31). "EGM Review: NBA Live 15". Electronic Gaming Monthly. Retrieved 2015-01-29. 
  8. ^ Josiah Renaudin (2014-11-03). "NBA Liv 15 review: D-League". GameSpot. Retrieved 2015-01-29. 
  9. ^ Michael Huber (2014-11-05). "NBA Live 15 - Review". GameTrailers. Retrieved 2015-01-29. 
  10. ^ Mike Mitchell (2014-10-28). "NBA Live 15 review: D League". IGN. Retrieved 2015-01-29. 

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