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NBA Jam Extreme NBA Jam Extreme - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

NBA Jam Extreme - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


Play two-on-two basketball using NBA teams that consist of six players each. The game play is three-dimensional instead of using the common 2D format. Game commentary is provided by Marv Albert.

NBA Jam Extreme was produced by Acclaim in 1996.

Acclaim released 5 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1996. Acclaim was based in United States.

Other machines made by Acclaim during the time period NBA Jam Extreme was produced include: Batman Forever, Judge Dredd, Magic The Gathering: Armageddon, and ReVolt


Name NBA Jam Extreme
Developer Acclaim (United States)
Year 1996
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 8814
Class Wide Release
Genre Sports
Conversion Class JAMMA+
# Simultaneous Players 4
# Maximum Players 4
Game Play Either
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 4 - Shoot|Pass|Turbo|Extreme
Sound Amplified Either (Mono or Stereo)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

NBA Jam Extreme KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 4.18 (1 vote)

Fun Factor: 4.60

Overall Like 5.00
Fun (Social) 3.00
Fun (Solo) 5.00
Collector Desire 5.00

Technical Rating: 3.75

Gameplay 5.00
Graphics 3.00
Originality 3.00
Sound/Music 4.00

Personal Impressions and Technical Impressions each account for half of the total score. Within the Personal Impressions category, Like carries a little more weight than the other factors.

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Midway lost the NBA Jam license to Acclaim in 1995. Midway developed the 2-D games NBA Hangtime and NBA Maximum Hangtime while Acclaim developed the 3-D game NBA Jam Extreme.


RELATED: NBA Hangtime and NBA Maximum Hangtime.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op NBA Jam Extreme Census

There are 14,958 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,548 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,366 machines (6,939 unique titles).

Uncommon - There are 15 known instances of this machine owned by NBA Jam Extreme collectors who are active members. Of these, 8 of them are original dedicated machines. 7 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

For Sale - There is one active VAPS member with an extra NBA Jam Extreme circuit board for sale.

Wanted - There is one active VAPS member currently looking for NBA Jam Extreme.

This game ranks a 4 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

This game ranks a 2 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census want list records.

Rarity and Popularity independently are not necessarily indications of value. [More Information]


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