PBA Basketball Slam: Arcade Edition Coming to Steam Later This Month

The Philippine Basketball Association is coming to Steam later this month, in the form of PBA Basketball Slam: Arcade Edition, featuring all 12 teams in the league.

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The game is the PC version of the mobile game, Basketball Slam 2020. Just watching the trailer, it obviously has the NBA JAM / NBA 2K Playgrounds vibe.

PBA Basketball Slam: Arcade Edition! This zany and quirky 2v2 arcade-style basketball game features epic moves, high-flying dunks, and witty commentary that will keep you at the end of your seats. Its basketball stripped down to its most fun and basic components which makes it easy to pick-up and enjoy.

The game features real teams and basketball stars of the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA), which is the first professional basketball league in Asia and the second oldest in the world, and a unique mix of fun and gameplay experience inspired by the 1990’s basketball arcade game NBA Jam.


  • 2 vs 2 full court basketball game
  • Play 2v2 local multiplayer or 2v2 coop vs AI players.
  • Funny Taglish (Tagalog/English) game commentator.
  • Compete for the All Filipino, Governors Cup and Commissioner’s Cup Championship!
  • Choose your own game shoes, arena, and collect TROPHIES!
  • Action packed matches and EXAGGERATED gameplay.
  • Get ELECTRIFIED and do high flying dunks!
  • NO Fouls and pure on court FUN.

All 12 teams from the Philippine Basketball Association are included:

  • Barangay Ginebra
  • Alaska Aces
  • Magnolia Hotshots
  • San Miguel Beermen
  • TNT Katropa
  • Rain or Shine Elasto Painters
  • Meralco Bolts
  • NLEX Road Warriors
  • Phoenix Super LPG Fuel Masters
  • North Port Batang Pier
  • Columbian Dyip
  • Blackwater Elite
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