NBA 2K

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NBA 2K
System(s): Sega Dreamcast
Publisher: Sega
Developer:
Peripherals supported: Jump Pack, Visual Memory Unit, Dreamcast VGA Box
Genre: Super Real Sports (スーパーリアルスポーツ)[1][2], Sports[3]

















Number of players: 1-4
Release Date RRP Code
Sega Dreamcast
JP
¥5,800 (6,090)5,800e[2] HDR-0069
Sega Rating: All Ages
Sega Dreamcast
US
$49.9549.95[5] 51004
ESRB: Everyone
Sega Dreamcast
US
(Sega All Stars)
$19.9919.99[6]
ESRB: Everyone
Sega Dreamcast
EU
MK-51004-53
ELSPA: 3+ OK
Sega Dreamcast
DE
MK-51004-53
USK: 0
Sega Dreamcast
FR
MK-51004-53
SELL: Tous Publics
Sega Dreamcast
UK
£39.9939.99[9][7] MK-51004-53
ELSPA: 3+ OK
Sega Dreamcast
AU
$89.9589.95[10]
OFLC: G
Sega Dreamcast
BR
197206
Tectoy: Todas as Idades

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NBA 2K is a basketball game for the Sega Dreamcast. During development it was known simply as NBA Basketball, and then later, NBA 2000.

Production credits

Visual Concepts Credits
  • Lead Engineer: Aki Rimpiläinen
  • Director of Technology: Tim Walter
  • Art Director: Matthew Crysdale
  • Lead Library Engineer: Chuck Batson
  • Audio Director: Brian Luzietti
  • Lead Tools Engineer: Audrey Seymour
  • Programming: Bob Alexander, Trevor Stricker, Johnnie Yang
  • Additional Programming: Gary Arnold, Wolff Dobson, Matthew Hamre, Nich Jones, Chris Larson, Shawn Lee, Scott Patterson
  • Artists: Eric Apel, Desha Chanhdara, Cameron Chun, David Dame, Avril Harrison, Quinn Kaneko, Kurt Lai-Fatt, David Lee, Steve Paris, Leandro Penaloza, Joyce Rietveld, Kaj Swift, Nelson Wang, Ray Wong
  • Sound Designer: Larry Peacock
  • Tools Engineers: Brian K. Hughes, Joshua Lee, Nick Verne
  • Executive Producer: Greg Thomas
  • Project Manager: Asif Chaudhri
  • Assistant Project Manager: Rustin Lee
  • Quality Assurance: Rick Andraschko
  • Special Thanks: Alice Crysdale, Wayne Herman, Tim Meekins, Jeff Thomas, Richard Yee, Solano College Players, Jerry Miller - Coach, Elvis Assemlan, Columbus Bender, Mike Dial, Ricky Franklin, Marshaun Jourdan, Lukas Kennedy, Kevin Lucia, Patrick McCoy, Maurice McLemore, Wes Miller, John Ojo, Gabriel Rench, Omar Sanchez, Damon Smith, Kris Thomas
Sega Credits
  • Senior Producer: Marcus Matthews
  • Producer: Tracy Johnson
  • Assistant Producer: Derrick Aynaga
  • Sega Sports Team: Lorne Asuncion, Kirby Fong, David Perkinson, Matt Underwood
  • Director / Sports Marketing: Martha Hill
  • Special Consultant: Rod Higgins (Golden State Warriors)
  • Motion Capture Talent: Saif Abdur-Rahim, Waliyy "Hook" Abdur-Rahim, Roy Byrd, Tony Delk, Ward Farris, Charles "Bo" Outlaw, David Paniagua, Kuwan Roach, Seth Sundberg
  • Motion Capture: House of Moves, Jarrod Phillips, James Scanlon, Tom Tolles
  • Goal Line Productions: Cheryl Levine, Paul Levine, Joe Madden
  • Audio Script Writing: Robert Thomas
  • Voice Over: Rod Brooks (as "The Color Announcer"), Dick Callahan (as "The PA Announcer"), Bob Fitzgerald (as "The Play By Play Commentator")
  • Recording Studio: Conscious Sound Studios, Benjamin Grant DePauw
  • Playbook Design: Derrick Aynaga, Rod Higgins (Golden State Warriors)
  • Player Rating and Stat Database: Lorne Asuncion, Derrick Aynaga, Matt Underwood
  • Lead Testers: Ed Brady, David Paniagua
  • Assistant Lead: Willie Wareham
  • Testers: Richard Allard, Jat Armstrong, Roger Becker, Gabrielle Brown, Joey Edwards, B.J. Enriquez, Scott Etkin, David Fischer, Benjie Galvez, Howard Gipson, Joe Gora, Aaron Guardamuz, Keehwan Her, Jason Hill, Brian Ivanhoe, Michael King, Schiloh Kleep, Matt Luich, Mike Mansourian, Chris Meyer, Abe Navarro, Jermaine Ong, Patrick Pendergast, Mike Rhinehart, Rick Ribble, Jonas Robledo, Jeff Sideno, Todd Slepian, Dan Windrem
  • Special Thanks - Sega of America: John Amirkhan, Roxana Armour, Charlie Bellfield, Sandy Castagnola, John Cheng, Sean Doidge, Joanne Eastman, Eric Hammond, Scott Hartin, Teri Higgins, Sheri Hockaday, Fred Huey, Cindy Jenney, Judy Jette, Kathleen Joyce, Makoto Kaneshiro, Dave Karraker, Stacey Keff, Karen Kress, Gary Lake, Mike McCollum, Tom Miley, Peter Moore, Toshi Morita, Lynne Poirier, Mitzi Reagan, Neal Robison, Karen Schachter, Undyne Stafford, Andrew Stein, Bernie Stolar, Jane Thompson, Shinobu Toyoda, Alex Villagran, Jennifer Walker, Jim Yamashita
  • Special Thanks - Sega of Japan: Shoichiro Irimajiri, Kenichi Iwanaga, Masaki Kawahori, Shoji Nishikawa, Keiko Terashima, Shuji Utsumi
  • Special Thanks ‑ NEC: M. Imanishi
  • NBA Entertainment, Inc.: Shana Hoernke, Greg Lassen
  • Allsport Photography: Peter Orlowsky, Justin Weiss
  • Player Headshots: (C)NBA Entertainment
  • Arena Reference Material: Allsport Photography
  • European Producer: Matt O'Driscoll
  • Localisation Co-ordinator: Roberto Prraga-Snchez
  • Localisation Team: Angelika Michitsch, Dave Thompson, Roberto Prraga-Snchez
Source:
In-game credits [11]

Magazine articles

Main article: NBA 2K/Magazine articles.

Promotional material

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Print advert in Gamers' Republic (US) #19: "December 1999" (1999-11-15)
also published in:
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Print advert in Dreamcast Magazine (JP) #2000-09: "2000-09 (2000-03-17)" (2000-03-03)
also published in:
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Print advert in Playmag (FR) #45: "Mars 2000" (2000-xx-xx)
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Print advert in Neo Plus (PL) #30: "Marzec 2001" (2001-xx-xx)
also published in:
US Television advert

Artwork

Physical scans

Sega Retro Average 
Publication Score Source
{{{{{icon}}}|L}} Division by zero.
Based on
0 review
Sega Retro Average 
Publication Version Score
576 Konzol (HU)
75
[20]
Arcade (UK) PAL
75
[21]
Consoles + (FR) PAL
93
[22]
Computer & Video Games (UK)
100
[9]
Dreamcast Monthly (UK) NTSC
80
[23]
Dreamcast: Le Magazine Officiel (FR) PAL
90
[24]
Dreamcast Magazine (JP) NTSC-J
83
[25]
Dorimaga (JP) NTSC-J
90
[26]
Electronic Gaming Monthly (US) NTSC-U
85
[27]
Famitsu (JP) NTSC-J
83
[28]
GamePro (US) NTSC-U
93
[29]
Revista Oficial Dreamcast (ES) PAL
90
[30]
Sega Dreamcast
86
Based on
12 reviews

NBA 2K

Dreamcast, JP
NBA2K DC JP Box Back.jpgNBA2K DC JP Box Front.jpg
Cover
NBA2K DC JP Spine.jpg
Spinecard
NBA2K DC JP Disc.jpg
Disc
NBA2K DC JP Inlay.jpg
Inlay
Dreamcast, US
NBA2K DC US Box Back.jpgNBA2K DC US Box Front.jpg
Cover
NBA2K DC US Disc.jpg
Disc
NBA2KDCUSInlay.jpg
Inlay
Dreamcast, US
(Sega All Stars)
NBA2K DC US Box Front SAS.jpg
Cover
Dreamcast, EU
NBA2K DC EU Box Back.jpgNBA2K DC EU Box Front.jpg
Cover
NBA2K DC EU Disc.jpg
Disc
NBA2K dc eu manual.pdf
Manual
Dreamcast, AU
NBA2K DC AU front.jpg
Cover
NBA2K DC EU Disc.jpg
Disc
NBA2K dc eu manual.pdf
Manual
Dreamcast, BR
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Cover
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Disc

Technical information

ROM dump status

System Hash Size Build Date Source Comments
Sega Dreamcast
 ?
CRC32
MD5
SHA-1
1999-12-21 Page
Sega Dreamcast
 ?
CRC32
MD5
SHA-1
1999-09-22 Page

External links

External links

References

  1. File:NBA2K DC JP Box Back.jpg
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 http://sega.jp/dc/000312/ (Wayback Machine: 2009-03-12 02:13)
  3. https://sega.jp/history/hard/dreamcast/software.html (Wayback Machine: 2020-11-01 19:55)
  4. http://www.sega.com:80/games/post_gamegame.jhtml?PRODID=262 (Wayback Machine: 2002-06-08 22:21)
  5. Press release: 1999-11-11: Sega Sports NBA 2K for Sega Dreamcast Sets an All New Standard in Realistic Basketball Action
  6. http://www.sega.jp/release/nr000823_2.html (Wayback Machine: 2005-02-09 19:23)
  7. 7.0 7.1 Dreamcast Magazine, "No. 6" (UK; 2000-02-24), page 66
  8. DC-UK, "February 2000" (UK; 2000-01-24), page 43
  9. 9.0 9.1 Computer & Video Games, "March 2000" (UK; 2000-02-16), page 97
  10. Hyper, "April 2000" (AU; 2000-xx-xx), page 88
  11. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5yXpkhpyaic
  12. Electronic Gaming Monthly, "December 1999" (US; 1999-11-09), page 17
  13. Electronic Gaming Monthly, "February 2000" (US; 2000-01-11), page 71
  14. Dreamcast Magazine, "2000-12 (2000-04-07)" (JP; 2000-03-24), page 2
  15. Neo Plus, "Kwiecień 2001" (PL; 2001-xx-xx), page 100
  16. Neo Plus, "Maj 2001" (PL; 2001-xx-xx), page 100
  17. Neo Plus, "Czerwiec 2001" (PL; 2001-xx-xx), page 100
  18. Neo Plus, "Lipiec-Sierpień 2001" (PL; 2001-xx-xx), page 84
  19. Neo Plus, "Wrzesień 2001" (PL; 2001-xx-xx), page 84
  20. 576 Konzol, "Április 2001" (HU; 2001-xx-xx), page 43
  21. Arcade, "February 2000" (UK; 2000-01-31), page 96
  22. Consoles +, "Mars 2000" (FR; 2000-0x-xx), page 114
  23. Dreamcast Monthly, "January 2000" (UK; 1999-12-16), page 71
  24. Dreamcast: Le Magazine Officiel, "Mars/Avril 2000" (FR; 2000-xx-xx), page 74
  25. Dreamcast Magazine, "2000-11 (2000-03-31)" (JP; 2000-03-17), page 23
  26. Dorimaga, "2002-18 (2002-10-11)" (JP; 2002-09-27), page 33
  27. Electronic Gaming Monthly, "January 2000" (US; 1999-12-07), page 222
  28. Famitsu, "2000-03-31" (JP; 2000-03-17), page 34
  29. GamePro, "January 2000" (US; xxxx-xx-xx), page 118
  30. Revista Oficial Dreamcast, "Marzo 2000" (ES; 2000-0x-xx), page 46


NBA 2K
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Books: NBA 2K Official Strategy Guide (1999) | NBA 2K Perfect Guide (2000)

2K Basketball games Published by Sega
Sega Dreamcast
NBA 2K (1999) | NBA 2K1 (2000) | NBA 2K2 (2001)
Nintendo GameCube
NBA 2K2 (2002) | NBA 2K3 (2002) | NCAA College Basketball 2K3 (2002)
Xbox
Sony PlayStation 2
NBA 2K2 (2002) | NBA 2K3 (2002) | NCAA College Basketball 2K3 (2002) | ESPN NBA Basketball (2003) | ESPN College Hoops (2003) | ESPN NBA 2K5 (2004) | ESPN College Hoops 2K5 (2004)
2K Basketball related media
Book
NBA 2K Official Strategy Guide (1999) | NBA 2K Perfect Guide (2000) | NBA 2K3 Official Perfect Guide (2002) | Prima's Official Strategy Guide: ESPN NBA Basketball (2003) | ESPN NBA 2K5 Official Strategy Guide (2004)