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NBA 2k12 Hands-On Previews

This week many previews of the upcoming title from 2k Sports NBA 2k12 have hit the internet, below we have 5 different previews from 5 different sites but with one common theme NBA 2k12 is GOOD & could end up being the best in the series. Here are a few quotes from each of the sites previews:

Dime Magazine

After playing 2K12 for a few minutes, it was obvious that there were some widespread changes once again. Although last year’s game physics were pretty awesome, posting up was a little too difficult, speed dribbling was a little too effective, and crossovers were a little too devastating against other users. Not anymore.


You know how in most basketball games—well, probably in most sports games in general—there’s a kind of invisible wall surrounding the court/playing field, so if you’re controlling a player and run him out of bounds, he’ll just be stopped by a supernatural force? That doesn’t really exist anymore. If you run a defender into the scorer’s table, just like in real life, he’ll jump up and hop into the crowd, then gather himself and get back into the action. If you run him into the sidelines, he’ll leap over the folks lucky enough to be seated courtside before curbing his momentum and turning around. Cool, no? Continue reading NBA 2k12 Hands-On Previews