Kotaku has a new article up discussing the NBA’s stance on EA not releasing a simulation NBA game for the third straight year. Thankfully, it appears that the NBA is allowing EA, and Tiburon, to work out whatever issues they’ve been running into with the series for the next version of the game, stating;
We are obviously disappointed that EA will not be releasing NBA LIVE 13 this year, but have been assured by EA that the next release of NBA LIVE will meet our mutual standards of excellence.
Of note, that statement does not confirm that NBA Live 14 will be the next game, so whether or not EA will be taking the rest of this console generation off or not is still open to speculation.
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