Basketball Stars is a new mobile game by the popular developer of such games as 8 Ball Poll, Bowmasters, Golf Battle, and others — Miniclip. In total, they launched more than 100 games for Android since 2001. Like most of their published titles, Basketball Stars is referred to as Sports game. You can play create, train, and customize a basketballer or compete against friends in a multiplayer mode.
Graphics/Sound – 9/10
To tell the truth, Basketball Stars is one of the best Miniclip’s games if we are talking about graphics. The basketball game on mobile devices has never looked this good. You can play in various environments, including courtyards, famous city streets, and so on. Moreover, there are day and night modes. The characters look really impressive. Their body looks sporty with prominent muscles, and the face has many details. You can customize them as you wish. What about sounds, in fact, the developers focused on creating cool sounds that complement the gameplay more than just the sound accompaniment on the background. For example, the sounds of a ball are very cool when it hits the basket, or when it hits the ground.
Interface and Controls – 9/10
Basketball Stars is the mobile game, therefore, all the commands are scattered on the screen. For example, to move the player, you need to tap on the place, you want to go to. Also, you can jump, score a ball, beat a player, or stand in the defense. The developers did everything to repeat the movements of real basketball players, but at the same time use a simple control mechanism. Also, the game has detailed instructions of all available commands.
Gameplay – 10/10
The Basketball Stars gameplay centers around simulating the real street basketball. It only has one mode — a multiplayer. Users can compete in 1-to-1 matches. Each player starts the game by creating a future basketball star. But, for now, your character can't do anything. You need to teach him how to play basketball, defend himself correctly, attack and score, both 2-point and 3-point balls. As you progress, you unlock new courts, customize items, and so on. Also, there is a global leaderboard, so you can compete against the best Basketball Stars players, and occupy the first positions. Of course, if you win them.
The gameplay is very addictive and suits for people of different ages. Even if you are not a basketball fan, we are sure, that you like this game.
Lasting Appeal – 10/10
Basketball Stars is a sport multiplayer game. Therefore, you can not predict the result of each upcoming match as you play with different people. This fact intrigues and forces you to improve your skills forever. Moreover, there is a global leaderboard. Do not you want to take first place and become the most coveted opponent in the game? Of course, yes. This is because the game is so addictive.
Basketball Stars is the game for which you will spend more than one day. Its gameplay is addictive, the graphics are excellent, and the control mechanism is super convenient and simple. If you do not believe us, then you can always see for yourself by downloading the game on your mobile device.