If you played video games in the 90s then you’ve probably gathered your fair share of fond memories with Midway’s classic NBA Jam, be it at the arcade or on your SNES or Genesis/Mega Drive. After Midway shut down, EA Sports dutifully picked up the rights to the once-great franchise and announced a faithful reboot for the Nintendo Wii.
As for HD gamers, they were left with having to buy NBA Elite 11 if they wanted in on the arcade action, but EA announced that Jam would be its own standalone release after Elite’s indefinite delay. After several weeks, we not only have a release date, but we also have a slick new trailer to celebrate. Check it out: