Feb 11 2005, 11:59 PM
This is probably one of the most common glitches in the game, and unfortunately probably one of the most annoying. Many people will have noticed that after doing quite a few missions, or most likely all of them, that a basketball never spawns on any of the courts around Los Santos. This is a glitch which is strongly believed to be caused by saving the game at Madd Dogg's mansion and does not have any fix. The only way to have basketballs in the game is to start a brand new game with no memory card inserted (just for safety's sake) and remember not to save at Madd Dogg's mansion after it becomes available. While the basketball court is nothing but an added extra, and a stat which can be attempted to beat, it can be frustrating for players who have played through the story just to find that this, and possibly other added side games aren't accessible any more. Remember, don't save at Madd Dogg's mansion, even if you're right next to it, unless you don't mind losing the basketballs.
Feb 12 2005, 12:01 AM
Use the mansion across the street from Madd Dogg's to save your game. It's only $120,000. =/
Feb 12 2005, 12:07 AM
^ Yeah good idea ^
Feb 12 2005, 12:53 AM
ONLY???? sure its only 120k and i have 288million without cheating but still its expensive when u can get to another cheaper house in about 30 seconds(cant remember exact location) but i guess if u already have the house but ive beat this 3 times and it hasnt happened but if anyone else needs help on san andreas and other stuff email me at email@example.com or add me to msn at firstname.lastname@example.org
im on about18 hours a day so i can answer u pretty quick
Feb 12 2005, 01:22 AM
No thanks, Mr. 3 posts-I-just-joined-a-week-ago.
Feb 12 2005, 02:42 AM
Seriously, we don't care that you're a nerd.
Feb 12 2005, 02:43 AM
|QUOTE (fujiki @ Feb 11 2005, 04:53 PM)|
| ONLY???? sure its only 120k and i have 288million without cheating but still its expensive when u can get to another cheaper house in about 30 seconds(cant remember exact location) but i guess if u already have the house but ive beat this 3 times and it hasnt happened but if anyone else needs help on san andreas and other stuff email me at email@example.com or add me to msn at firstname.lastname@example.org im on about18 hours a day so i can answer u pretty quick |
Feb 12 2005, 08:55 AM
Feb 12 2005, 09:12 AM
And 120,000 isn't much. I mean, you get $100k for the Heist. =/
Feb 12 2005, 12:47 PM
hehehehehehehehe hes a little expert aint her
Feb 12 2005, 01:59 PM
guess wad, i just saw this post today. and just yesterday i re-stumbled upon madd dog's crib and saved there and i got no other recent save games before that. *sigh* i feel stupid. tell me that i am. thanks.
Feb 12 2005, 04:19 PM
Feb 12 2005, 04:39 PM
This is a very annoying, basket ball in this game was awesome.
Feb 12 2005, 06:09 PM
Well first off that mansion is nothing. It was the first house I bought in the game even at its high price. And with over $100 million with no cheats I don't think it would hurt me to buy it now. And if you have over 10 million and you haven't bought all the houses yet you really need to.
Basketball's cool. But the only way one ever disappeared on me was when it rolled off the court
Oh and there are courts in the other cities too.
Feb 13 2005, 06:08 PM
*tsk tsk* will u people stop suspecting saving at madd doggs mansion?
i saved there and nothing happend to mine untill i was working out at his mansion and it said u reached ur limit.. theni was foolish and went on the treadmill and the basket ball dissapeard
Feb 17 2005, 11:38 AM
i have 2 saves 1 with cheats and 1 without the 1 with cheats i cant play basketball but the 1 without cheats i can: so i think if u dont cheat u can play it if u do cheat u cant
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