Midway Games today announced that NBA Ballers: Phenom, follow up to the million unit-plus selling NBA Ballers, has shipped for the Xbox and is scheduled to be available on April 5 for the PlayStation 2. Midway also announced that NBA Ballers: Rebound for the PlayStation Portable is scheduled for release on May 2. The highly anticipated sequel in the NBA Ballers franchise takes flight with even more player customization options and all-new game modes that make NBA Ballers: Phenom the most in-depth and innovative basketball game in Midway’s rich basketball history.
“NBA Ballers: Phenom is a unique combination of the franchise’s highly praised, fast-paced basketball gameplay and the culture of today’s professional athlete celebrity,” said Steve Allison, chief marketing officer, Midway. “Midway is continuously looking for ways to improve the player’s ability to fully customize and interact with the game environment and to ultimately make decisions throughout the gameplay experience that affect the end result. NBA Ballers: Phenom retains the over the top basketball gameplay that Midway is known for while also offering the player so much more, both on and off the court.”