Washington Wizards All-Star Gilbert Arenas will be the cover athlete and spokesman of NBA LIVE 08. Arenas finished the 2006-07 regular season averaging 28.4 points and 6.0 assists per game. Arenas was the first player from the 2001 draft class to be named to the All-Star team in 2005 and now has three consecutive All-Star appearances. In the ultimate salute to his climb from relative unknown to NBA All-Star, fans voted Arenas a starter on the Eastern Team at the 2007 NBA All-Star Game.
Get Your NBA Fix on the Wii - Up the fun factor and load up NBA LIVE 08 on the Wii! Now you have the chance to get your friends in on the action.
Jump In with EA SPORTS Family Play - Now thereís two ways to play! Grab a controller and interrupt the computer at any time to take control of your team. You control your teamís shooting, passing, and steals on defence, and leave the rest up to the AI.
NBA LIVE 08 Party - Play the Slam Dunk Contest and 3-Point Shootout with your friends in your living room, and track your scores with your Mii avatar. Each game is a turn-based, multiplayer experience for up to four players offline.
Dominate with Your Go-To Move - Take command of the game by busting out a signature go-to move when you need it most.
Up the Ante with Superstar Challenge - Re-live the greatest moments from last yearís NBA season. Think you could have come through in the clutch for that comeback? Think you could get hot and hit 40? Prove it with goal based achievements in Superstar Challenge.
Make your Nation Proud - Show your patriotism and play as your national team with 8 teams integrated right into play now.