The player models are off, the announcers sound bored, and Mark Messier has hair. What isn't wrong with this game? The worst part of this game could be the intimidator feature. Enforcers, such as Scott Stevens have the ability to intimidate players with large checks. This sounds fun, but after you see tested stars such as Modano, Mats Sundin, and Mario Lemieux skating around scared of Darius Kasperitus, you grow weary of this feature. The graphics are also very disappointing. They look very 1995-ish. If you want a real hockey game, buy the EA version. It is cheap at $30 and well worth the money.
Introduction Even though its 2008 I am going to try to review this game as if it was new and not to compare it to later releases only previous ones. While this is a hockey game and certain game aspects will always be t... Read Full Review
Gameplay: If you've played NHL 2K5 or 2K6 for Xbox or PS2, NHL 2K6 for Xbox 360 is hardly any different. This is the same incredible gameplay as the previous versions, except with one new feature. Crease Control allows t... Read Full Review