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New Poll: Playing basketball video games online and offline

We now have a new poll up which asks: “Do you mostly play basketball video games online or offline?” Cast your vote now and feel free to post your thoughts in the comments below!

Our previous poll asked “Do you consider yourself a sim or arcade player when it comes to basketball video games?” It appears as though most folks around these parts seek realism from their virtual basketball experience, with 67% of voters identifying themselves as sim players compared to only 8% who consider themselves arcade players. A further 25% saw themselves as being somewhere in between.

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General File Additions

NLSC Logo - Stitching

Jhiane has released the following resource which contains accurate colours for use in creating jersey updates. It should be useful to jersey patchers for both NBA Live and NBA 2K.

True Colours Resource for Jersey Making

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Ronnie2K Contacting Celebrities for an NBA 2K “Opportunity”

Not exactly the first tidbit of news I wanted to hear about next year’s version of the NBA 2K series, but Ronnie2K has been contacting various celebrities through twitter, saying:

Have a fun opportunity for you pertaining to the NBA 2K franchise. Follow and direct message me back ASAP if interested.

Celebrities he’s contacted include Spike Lee, David Spade, US Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, and Khloe Kardashian. At this time there is no information pertaining to what this “opportunity” is, and how it will effect the game we will be playing in the Fall. If you’ve got an idea, feel free to share it in the comments or in this Forum thread.

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NLL starting new season, seeking GMs

The NLL is gearing up for a new season of play and currently have vacancies that they’re looking to fill. Originally founded in 2001 as an NBA Live league, the NLL is now using NBA 2K and runs one season per year, following along with the real NBA season. It strives for realism and aims to have the deepest GM experience possible with plenty of interactive features including trades, drafting rookies and a realistic salary cap. Player ratings are also updated on a monthly basis based on real life performance.

For details on the available teams and how to get involved, please visit the NLL website ASAP. Be sure to check out the FAQ and Rules pages for more information on how the league runs and your responsibilities as a GM.

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NLSC Forum Discussion: Journeyman Shaq

Unquestionably one of the greatest and most dominant players in the history of the NBA, Shaquille O’Neal’s services have been sought out by a number of teams throughout his career. He’s also been one of the most wanted players in NBA video games, with the Diesel changing uniforms and landing all over the league in several Dynasty and Association games in years gone by.

NLSC Forum user badreligionau – who also happens to have one of the best Dynasty stories going – has started a discussion called Journeyman Shaq, with the aim of collecting screenshots of Shaq on all the different teams that he’s ended up with during the course of Dynasty and Association games. You’re also invited to come up with city-specific nicknames for all of Shaq’s virtual stints around the league. Eleven teams are currently represented, including five of the six teams he actually played for, so join in the fun!

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NLSC Forum Discussion: Make Your Own Basketball Video Game

If you could make your own basketball game – NBA or otherwise – what would it be like? Which league would it be, what kind of features would you include and which player would you have on the cover? Would it be simulation or arcade? Could gamers create mods for it? Have your say here in the Virtual Hardwood section of the NLSC Forum!

Special thanks to Mavs4Life for creating such an interesting topic. If you don’t have an NLSC Forum account yet, I strongly encourage you to register one ASAP. In addition to being able to take part in discussions such as this one and many more, you can also use your account to upload files to our Downloads section, rate files that others have uploaded and post comments on our front page news posts and feature articles. Signing up is quick, easy and 100% free, so join our community today!

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Da_Czar’s New Blog

You may be familiar with Da_Czar’s Ten Teams in Ten Days and Battleground series while he was at Operation Sports.  Well as he states in his new blog, he stepped down at the beginning of the summer and today started a new blog called “Sim Citi”.  Check it out!

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