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File Additions for NBA 2K12

Are you ready for the latest NBA 2K12 file additions? Today we have a new version of Leftos’ Roster Merge & Repair tool, a new shadow mod, a complete 1993 Draft Class, new HD Jordan shoe update and several faces. Download them at the links below.

Leftos
Roster Merge & Repair (Updated to v0.5.2.1)

Retroman
Latavious Williams Face
Othello Hunter Face
Randolph Morris Face
Shammond Williams Face
Christian Laettner Face
Eddie Johnson Face
Robert Swift Face
Robert Swift Face with Ponytail
9 Player Face Pack
Allen Iverson Face with Braids
Allen Iverson Rookie Face
Alvin Robertson Face
Nikoloz Tskitishvili Face
Steve Francis Face

Kool `em
DevilMayCry 2 Shadow Mod

wilson27
Antawn Jamison Face

homicide1550
Jordan New School HD (Black/Red-White)

Sylvian and graphics company
Full 1993 Draft Class

File Additions for NBA 2K11

Today’s file additions for NBA 2K11 consist of new versions of the enhancement packs by GR1Z and others, along with an updated pack of compatible rosters. Pick them up at the links below!

GR1Z, haaaaanis and others
Roster Pack for the Total Update (Updated to v1.1)
NBA 2K11 Enhancement Pack (Part 1) (Updated to v1.2.3)
NBA 2K11 Enhancement Pack (Part 2) (Updated to v1.2.3)
NBA 2K11 Enhancement Pack (Part 3) (Updated to v1.2.3)
NBA 2K11 Enhancement Pack (Part 4) (Updated to v1.2.3)

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File Additions for NBA Live 2004

Today’s file addition for NBA Live 2004 is another face update from Mel_Fox_76, this time for Deron Williams. Pick it up at the link below!

Mel_Fox_76
Deron Williams Face Patch

GameInformer: 25 Things We Know About NBA 2K13

GameInformer.com’s Matt Bertz has posted an article detailing 25 points about NBA 2K13, based on all the information that has been made available so far. It includes information on improvements to the presentation, the changes to right stick controls and various gameplay enhancements, and the new Kinect controls.

It’s a great way to catch up on all the details on NBA 2K13 that have been made available so far, so be sure to give it a look. Thanks to mikogoincyco93 for the heads up in the Forum, feel free to add your thoughts in the comments below or join in the discussion in this thread.

NBA Live Headshape & Hair Editing Video Tutorial

Killer Crossover aka OG has re-posted his video tutorial for editing headshape and hair files using Ebodit. The tutorial was originally created for NBA Live 07 but is also applicable to NBA Live 08, as the file formats are exactly the same. Anyone working with NBA Live 2005 and NBA Live 06 might be able to get some use out of it as well.

You can download the tutorial here in our database. If you have any further questions, please feel free to post them in this thread in the NBA Live 08 Tutorials section of the Forum.

Ultimate Base Roster V26 for NBA 2K12 PC Released

HAWK23 has released V26 of the incredible Ultimate Base Roster for NBA 2K12 PC! The latest version adds some new cyberfaces for current and retro players alike, now includes portraits for all current NBA players, adds Terry Stotts as the head coach of the Portland Trailblazers and Jerry Sichting as an assistant coach for the Washington Wizards, and features current rosters accurate as of August 11th, including the now-official Dwight Howard trade.

You can pick up the latest version of the Ultimate Base Roster here in our Downloads section. Please direct all support issues, bug reports, suggestions, questions and of course thanks to HAWK23 in his release thread.

Da_Czar weighs in on Right Stick Dribbling in NBA 2K13

Da_Czar, the one and only President of SimNation, has weighed in with his thoughts on the changes to dribbling controls in NBA 2K13, as revealed in the first Developer Insight video. In a blog entry you can read here over on Sim Citi, Czar speaks favourably about the change, stating that he likes it a lot and predicting that most users will adapt to the change after three or four games.

While I can’t speak from experience as Czar can, as a long time NBA Live player who still prefers Freestyle Control and has found Isomotion a little cumbersome to use at times, I’m definitely looking forward to the change and expect that most of us will indeed pick it up quickly, whether we’re NBA Live or NBA 2K players. What are your thoughts on the change? Post your comments below and join in the discussion in the NBA 2K13 section of the Forum.

File Additions for NBA 2K12

I hope everyone is having a great weekend and indulging in a little basketball video gaming. If you’re playing NBA 2K12 on PC, then today’s file additions are for you! In addition to an updated version of JaoSming’s No Retro Teams add-on for HAWK23’s Ultimate Base Roster, we’ve got 31 new face updates by Retroman and a new HD shoe update by homicide1550. See below for all the download links, after the jump.

As always, a huge thanks to everyone who continues to contribute to our Downloads section. Remember, we offer free, permanent file hosting to the community, with public upload facilities for files up to 100 MB. If you’d like to learn more about how to use the upload form so that you can contribute to our Downloads database, check out this video by JaoSming.

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File Additions for NBA Live 08

NBA Live 08 Cover Art

Today we have some new file additions for NBA Live 08, including three great face updates from Mr. Star and a couple of fictional court updates, one for the 2013 All-Star Weekend in Houston and one based on the 2012 NBA China Games. Pick them up at the links below!

fdlk0501
2013 All-Star Court & 2012 NBA China Games Court

Mr.Star
Tyson Chandler Face Patch
Wilson Chandler Face Patch
Brandon Jennings Face Patch

NBA 2K13 Previews Round-Up

In the wake of the first Developer Insight video and three screenshots, we’ve seen some new previews of NBA 2K13 posted today. ESPN.com’s Jon Robinson has provided some hands-on impressions of the game, in which he talks about voice commands (and technical fouls) for Kinect, changes to the dribbling controls and the addition of signature skills. The article also includes several quotes from the NBA 2K13 developers.

Over on The Verge, Samit Sarkar has also posted a preview of the game, covering many of the same points as the previous article but also noting improvements with real time physics and the passing game, including better pass targeting and crispness of passes.

Finally, Mercury News has provided a brief preview of NBA 2K13. It doesn’t include much that hasn’t been mentioned in the aforementioned articles, though it does make note of the dynamic shot generator, which has been updated to better utilise the real time physics and features more natural looking shots.

What are your thoughts after watching the first Developer Insight and reading these previews? Have your say in the comments below and join in the ongoing discussions in the NBA 2K13 section of the Forum.

NBA Live 95 Featured as part of EA Sports’ Throwback Thursday

Interestingly, the official NBA Live Facebook page joined in the weekly EA Sports Throwback Thursday festivities by featuring NBA Live 95, the game that tipped off the series. On the main EA Sports Facebook page, the NBA Live 10 cover was also featured in this week’s Throwback Thursday, in which the 2009 releases were highlighted.

While it may not mean anything, it would appear that EA Sports are still trying to keep everyone aware of the NBA Live brand, suggesting that long awaited news on NBA Live 13 may at last be finally around the corner. It’s also worth noting that the official Facebook page for the NHL series also featured several old covers in between news for NHL 13.

It was also speculated a few weeks back that the reveal of the NBA Live 13 cover might follow the posting of the NBA Live 10 cover on Throwback Thursdays, which would place the announcement sometime next week. However, the timeframe for the cover announcement and the unveiling of more news and preview media for NBA Live 13 remains unconfirmed at this time.

Feel free to speculate in the comments below, as well as in the NBA Live 13 section of the Forum. For those who’d like to dust off their old copies of NBA Live 95 for PC, you’ll find that it works perfectly in DOSBox. We’ve also still got a collection of old updates for the game here in our Downloads section, along with the NBA Live Vintage section of the Forum for all your old school discussion needs.

Dwight Howard heading to the Lakers

It appears as though NBA Live 10 cover player is headed to the Los Angeles Lakers in a four team trade that is expected to be finalised tomorrow. After much speculation, Howard will depart Orlando for Los Angeles along with Earl Clark and Chris Duhon while Andrew Bynum will be sent to the Philadelphia 76ers, who will also receive Jason Richardson from the Magic.

The 76ers will trade Andre Iguodala, currently competing for Team USA in London, to the Denver Nuggets, who will in turn trade Arron Afflalo and Al Harrington to the Magic. The Magic will also receive Nikola Vucevic and Moe Harkless from the 76ers and are picking up three future first round picks and a second round pick in 2013 in the deal.

In addition to shaking up the NBA landscape and making the Lakers one of the favourites to come out of the West this season, it has also set them up to be one of the most frequently used teams in NBA video games this year, as they now boast a formidable starting five of Kobe Bryant, Steve Nash, Metta World Peace, Pau Gasol and Dwight Howard. What do you think of the trade? Add your comments below and join in the discussion here in our NBA & Basketball Talk section!

Details on NBA 2K13 Dynasty Edition for International Gamers

2K Sports Social Media Coordinator Chris “LD2k” Manning has posted some information on the Dynasty Edition of NBA 2K13 here over in the Operation Sports forums, providing some more information on where the pre-order package will be available internationally, and which local retailers will be offering it.

In addition to North America, NBA 2K13 Dynasty Edition will be available in limited supply in France, Spain, Italy, Australia (but oddly not New Zealand), Greece, Poland, the Czech Republic and Hungary. For those who are unaware, the Dynasty Edition is available for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 versions of the game only and contains a copy of the game, a code for the downloadable All-Star pre-order content, a custom NBA 2K13 themed basketball, 2K Sports Ink’d earbuds from Skullcandy and an NBA 2K13 themed controller skin by Skinit.

First NBA 2K13 Screenshots Coming Tomorrow

We’re on the brink of getting more news, information and media on NBA 2K13, as both Ronnie and LD2k have confirmed that developer video insights will be coming in the near future to provide us with a glimpse of the game and comparisons to NBA 2K13.

However, it appears as though we’ll be getting our next look at the game as soon as tomorrow, as Ronnie has confirmed via a Tweet today that he will be providing the first official screenshots of NBA 2K13 once he gets into the office tomorrow.

Thanks to The_Blueprint83 for the heads up in the Forum. Keep an eye out for those screenshots and be sure to add your two cents in our NBA 2K13 section.