REDWOOD CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) today released NBA LIVE 19 on Xbox One and PlayStation® 4. NBA LIVE 19 brings back the ability for players to be THE ONE and forge their own path as one of the best high school players in the nation. But now, as they chase the dream to become an all-time basketball icon, the game introduces the next evolution of THE ONE, challenging players to compete for the right to play alongside iconic basketball superstars and build their squad. NBA LIVE 19 also includes, for the first time ever in a basketball video game, the ability to create and customize female players. In addition, the new Court Battles feature adds another level of competitive depth, giving players the chance to achieve true global dominance.
“NBA LIVE 19 brings a truly unique basketball experience to all players at any skill level,” said Sean Graddy, Executive Producer, NBA LIVE 19. “The team added a variety of new features which aims to deliver a whole new level of depth and customization beyond any previous NBA LIVE game to date. We cannot wait for players to dive in and try out all the new content for themselves.”
“The team added a variety of new features which aims to deliver a whole new level of depth and customization beyond any previous NBA LIVE game to date. We cannot wait for players to dive in and try out all the new content for themselves.”
In NBA LIVE 19, players seeking to take on the world will build a squad comprised of NBA and WNBA players, as well as legends. Court Battles add even more competitive depth as an all-new way to battle teams across a number of custom courts with custom rules and unique rewards. Players can take their game to The Streets while still dominating The League, a modern take on a basketball career that offers seamless and unified progression across global courts and the NBA.
NBA LIVE 19 features deep customization options where players can express their unique individuality and create a reflection of themselves while competing in the game. Players can create their very own character from the ground up, including the ability to create female players for the first time in a basketball game. A brand-new court creator gives players even more ways to express themselves with a full suite of customization options to create and design their own court.
For more on-the-court action, players can also check out the new season of NBA LIVE Mobile, which just launched on September 5. In the new season, players will build their Ultimate Team of current stars and favorite legends to turn “what-ifs” into “wow” moments. Additionally, they’ll go head-to-head in Showdown, dominate in Leagues, get connected to the action with Campaigns and ball their way to victory with every mode. NBA LIVE Mobile is available as free-to-download* on the App Store and Google Play.
NBA LIVE 19 is developed by EA Tiburon and is available now for Xbox One and PlayStation 4.
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