Sports Illustrated have published a great oral history of the original NBA Jam’s development, which includes gems like “I was down on the monster dunks, I have to admit. I loved the NBA for what it was; I didn’t want to turn this into a clown show.”


Luke Plunkett is a Senior Editor based in Canberra, Australia. He has written a book on cosplay, designed a game about airplanes, and also runs

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That was great, but I swear a story like this was done before. Then at the end of it I only got mad knowing EA and the NBA have only gotten together to release one Jam game...and that was 7 years ago.