NBA Live 96 has a wide variety of options and features that make it a contender in the basketball world. You can play with all 29 NBA teams and over 300 NBA players, and every team's arena is faithfully reproduced. You'll also get multiple camera angles that give the game a TV-style presentation and help put you right in the game. Where the game truly shines when it comes to its play-calling system, which is very easy to use and very realistic. There are seven different offensive sets, each with 16 plays you can choose from, which makes it easy to keep your opponent on his toes at all times. If you get tired of thrashing computer opponents, the Versus mode lets you and a friend go head-to-head for hardwood bragging rights. NBA Live '96 is truly a pioneer in the basketball sim world.