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boatofcar
07-18-2008, 10:58 PM
How about Backyard Football?

scooterb23
07-18-2008, 11:29 PM
Boat - Backyard doesn't scratch the same itch as Power Pros does.

It's too dumbed down, it is made for kids after all. I had one version, and did a scoring recap version of the Super Bowl here...the final score for a 3 minute / quarter game was something like 77-74, I think my post was about 3 pages long. And the opposing team did stupid stuff like punt on the last play of the game...down by only 3.

I guess NFL Blitz may be the closest, but I don't think that's quite right either...

PapaStu
07-18-2008, 11:40 PM
Nothing that I know of since its got a kiddy look and a non arcade feel. What scoots keeps referencing to are arcade styled games (ala Blitz and NBA Jam ect).

Knoxximus
07-19-2008, 01:40 AM
Fear not!! Tecmo Bowl: Kickoff is coming to the DS with full customization options very shortly....AND a Wii version is coming out late this year (I believe) also!

PLUS!! A DS version of MLB Power Pros is coming stateside later this fall!! Pray for DS/Wii connectivity!!:angel:

josekortez
07-19-2008, 05:51 AM
Power Pros is based on a Japanese baseball series, and they don't play American football in Japan.