FX203 Basketball 082206 V3.indd

FX203 Basketball 082206 V3.indd
OPERATING MANUAL
Model No.: FX203
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ongratulations on your purchase of Fox Sports Basketball
handheld game from Excalibur Electronics. This exciting
handheld game lets you pass, steal, and dunk your way
to victory.
With real vibrating action, this game provides you with hours
of enjoyment and a fun way to pass the time when you need it
most.
Fox Sports Basketball accommodates one or two players, so
you can play against the computer or against a friend. Read the
manual thoroughly to ensure you understand the product and
how to play for a sensational time “on the court”.
Come on, let’s go shoot some hoops!
Fox Sports TM & © 2006 Twentieth Century Fox Film
Corporation. All rights reserved.
The legendary King Arthur
brandished a magic sword,
Excalibur, from which we take
our company name. With this
unique weapon in his hands,
he could not be vanquished.
Although Excalibur Electronics
can’t claim the magical
secrets of Merlin, King Arthur’s
court wizard, sometimes our
patented technology may
make it seem as if we could.
We make you think!
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
Battery Installation .................................................................3
Fox Sports Basketball Layout ................................................4
Button Functions ...................................................................4
Starting The Game ................................................................5
Tournament Game Main Screen ...........................................5
Tournament Game Rules ......................................................6
How to Play The Tournament Game .....................................6
Free Throws Game Rules .....................................................7
How to Play The Free Throws Game ....................................7
Designated Shooting Game Rules ........................................7
How to Play the Designated Shooting Game ........................7
2-Player Mode .......................................................................8
FCC Regulations ...................................................................9
Battery Safety ........................................................................9
Special Care & Handling .....................................................10
90-Day Limited Warranty .....................................................10
Shipping Your Unit ............................................................... 11
Expired Warranty ................................................................. 11
BATTERY INSTALLION
Your Fox Sports Basketball game
5. Place the battery tabs
requires 2 AA batteries. Follow the
into their slots, and snap the
steps below to install the batteries.
compartment door into place.
1. Turn the game over so the
6. Screw the lid shut.
topside is face-down on a soft
7. Press the RESET button
surface. You will see the battery
on the front of the unit using a
compartment at the top.
small pointed object after new
2. Remove the screw using a
batteries are installed.
small Phillips screwdriver.
3. Lift off the battery
compartment lid.
4. Install the two batteries carefully
matching the polarity (+ and -)
with the diagram inside
the battery compartment.
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FOX SPORTS BASKETBALL LAYOUT
2 Player Card Socket
Attach connecting cord here
RESET
ON / OFF
START
PAUSE
SOUND
DIRECTIONAL
BUTTONS
B KEY
A KEY
BUTTON FUNCTIONS
ON/OFF: Press firmly to turn
DIRECTIONAL PAD (Up,
unit on or off.
Down, Left and Right.
START: Starts the game.
UP: Press to move the active
PAUSE: Momentarily halts
player up.
game until pressed again.
DOWN: Press to move the
SOUND: Press to turn sound
active player down.
off. Press again to turn sound on. LEFT: Press to move the
A: Press to shoot or steal the
active player left.
ball.
RIGHT: Press to move the
B: Press to pass the ball or
active player right.
switch players.
RESET: Resets the game.
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STARTING THE GAME
1. Press the ON/OFF key to turn the unit on. The demo screen
displays and a melody is played.
2. Press the UP/DOWN keys to select the game you wish to
play. You can choose Game 1 to play the Tournament Game,
Game 2 for the Free Throw Game, or Game 3 to practice
your shot in the Designated Shooting Game.
3. Press the START key. The demo stops and the game begins.
The Fox Sports Basketball game is set to one-player mode by
default. However, the game can be played by one or two players.
TOURNAMENT GAME MAIN SCREEN
ANNOUNCEMENTS
TIMER
UPPER
COURT
MID
COURT
LOWER
COURT
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TOURNAMENT GAME RULES
• The game is set to one player
mode by default.
• The court is divided into three
sections: Up, Mid, and Low.
The game begins in the lower
court.
• The player with the ball is the
offensive player and wears a
white uniform.
• The Tournament Game lasts
5 minutes.
• The word FOUL displays if
there is any infraction during
the game. When any team
makes a shot the other team
gets the ball.
• If any team shoots a ball that
just hits the rim and bounces
out, each team has the opportunity to grab the rebound.
• If the shooting team gets the
rebound, they can immediately shoot again if they wish.
• If the other team grabs the
rebound they must bring the
ball beyond the 3-point line
before they shoot, otherwise
it is a foul.
HOW TO PLAY THE TOURNAMENT GAME
6. While on offense, press B to
1. Press the ON/OFF key
pass the ball to a teammate.
to turn the unit on. The demo
7. While on defense, press B
screen displays and a melody
to switch to the other defensive
is played.
player. The active defensive
2. Press the UP/DOWN keys
player flashes on the screen.
to select the game you wish
8. On offense, press and hold
to play. Choose Game 1 to
A to shoot the ball. The longer
select the Tournament Game.
you hold A, the more power
3. Press the START key. The
you will put behind your shot.
demo stops and the game will
9. While on defense, press
begin.
A to steal the ball when your
4. In this mode you start
active defensive player is next
with the ball first. Use the
to the offensive player who has
DIRECTIONAL PAD to move
the ball.
around with the ball.
5. Continue pressing the
4-WAY DIRECTIONAL PAD
UP to move your player
towards the basket.
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You get 10 free throws to
achieve your best score. The
game immediately ends after
the 10th shot.
FREE THROWS GAME RULES
The object of this game is
to get your best score by
taking 10 free throws. Time
the darting ball that is moving
back, forth, up and down and
stop it in the center of the
CROSS METER.
DESIGNATED SHOOTING
GAME RULES
With 3 minutes on the clock
the computer will assign a
certain position on the court.
You must move your player to
those designated spots and
shoot. Try to get the highest
score you can within the time
limit.
HOW TO PLAY THE FREE
THROWS GAME
1. Press the ON/OFF key to
turn the unit on. The demo
screen displays and a melody
is played.
2. Press the UP/DOWN keys
to select the game you wish
to play. Choose GAME 2 to
select the Free Throw Game.
3. Press the START key.
You will see the player
standing at the free throw line.
4. Watch the CROSS METER
in the upper right corner of
the screen. You will see a ball
darting back and forth.
5. Press the A key to stop the
darting ball in the center of the
CROSS METER.
Next, you will see a second
darting ball moving up and
down in the CROSS METER.
6. Press the A key to stop
the second darting ball in the
center of the CROSS METER.
HOW TO PLAY THE
DESIGNATED SHOOTING GAME
1. Press the ON/OFF key to
turn the unit on. The demo
screen displays and a melody
is played.
2. Press the UP/DOWN
keys to select the game you
wish to play. Choose GAME
3 to select the Designated
Shooting Game.
3. Press the START key.
The demo stops and the game
will begin.
4. Use the DIRECTIONAL
PAD to follow the flashing
computer player around.
5. Position your player on top
of the flashing computer player
and press and hold A to shoot.
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How to Play The Designated
Shooting Game, cont.
6. Press and hold A longer to
shoot with more power.
IF NO KEY IS PRESSED
FOR FIVE MINUTES,
YOUR HANDHELD GAME
WILL ENTER SLEEP
MODE. PRESS THE ON /
OFF BUTTON TO WAKE
IT UP.
2-PLAYER MODE
1. Make sure both units are
turned off.
2. Connect the units using the
2-player connecting cord.
3. Press the ON/OFF key to
turn the units on
4. Press START on either unit
to enter 2-player mode. The
LCD displays the following:
TIME 5:00.
5. Press the START key to
confirm. The screen displays
your current status as Offense
or Defense.
NOTES: The player who
presses the START key first
is player 1 (dressed in white).
The other player is player 2,
(dressed in dark clothing).
Only one player can press the
UP/DOWN keys to select the
match time (3:00, 5:00, 8:00
and 10:00 minutes.
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BATTERY SAFETY
• 2-AA batteries not included.
• Do not use rechargeable
batteries.
• Do not mix old and new
batteries.
• Do not mix alkaline, standard
or rechargeable batteries.
• Battery installation should be
done by an adult.
• Non-rechargeable batteries
are not to be recharged.
• Rechargeable batteries
should be removed from the
• Battery installation should be
done by an adult.
• Non-rechargeable batteries
are not to be recharged.
• Rechargeable batteries
should be removed from the
toy before being charged (if
removable).
• Rechargeable batteries
are only to be charged
under adult supervision (if
removable).
• Only install batteries of the
same type and polarity.
• Remove dead batteries from
the toy to prevent leakage.
• Do not short-circuit the
supply terminals.
FCC REGULATIONS
This device complies with Part 15 of
the FCC Rules. Operation is subject
to the following two conditions: (1) this
device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this device must accept
any interference that may cause
undesired operation.
NOTE: This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits
for a Class B digital device, pursuant
to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. These
limits are designed to provide reasonable interference in a residential
installation. This equipment generates,
uses and can radiate radio frequency
energy, and if not installed and used
in accordance with the instructions,
may cause harmful interference to
radio communications. However, there
is no guarantee that interference will
not occur in a particular installation. If
this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television
reception, which can be determined
by turning the equipment off and on,
the user is encouraged to try to correct
the interference by one or more of the
following measures:
• Reorient or relocate the receiving
antenna.
• Increase the separation between
the equipment and receiver.
• Connect the equipment into an
outlet on a circuit different from
that to which the receiver is
connected.
• Consult the dealer or an
experienced radio/TV technician
for help.
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SPECIAL CARE AND
HANDLING
• Avoid rough handling such
as bumping or dropping.
• Avoid moisture and extreme
temperatures. For best
results, use between the
temperatures of 39ο F and
100ο F (4ο C and 38ο C).
• Clean using only a slightly
damp cloth. Do not use
cleaners with chemical
agents.
90-DAY LIMITED
WARRANTY
EXCALIBUR ELECTRONICS,
INC., warrants to the original
customer that its products
are free from any electrical
or mechanical defects for a
period of 90 DAYS from the
date of purchase. If any such
defect is discovered within the
warranty period, EXCALIBUR
ELECTRONICS, INC., will
repair or replace the unit free
of charge upon receipt of the
unit, shipped postage prepaid
and insured to the factory
address shown in this booklet.
shipment or failure that results
from alterations, accident,
misuse, abuse, neglect,
wear and tear, inadequate
maintenance, commercial
use, or unreasonable use of
the unit. Removal of the top
panel voids all warranties. This
warranty does not cover cost
of repairs made or attempted
outside of the factory.
Any applicable implied
warranties, including
warranties of merchantability
and fitness, are hereby limited
to 90 DAYS from the date of
purchase. Consequential or
incidental damages resulting
from a reach of any applicable
express or implied warranties
are hereby excluded. Some
states do not allow limitation
on the duration of implied
warranties and do not allow
exclusion of incidental or
consequential damages,
so the above limitation and
exclusions in these instances
may not apply.
The warranty covers normal
consumer use and does not
cover damage that occurs in
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The only authorized service
center in the United States is:
Excalibur Electronics, Inc.
13755 SW 119th Ave
Miami, Florida 33186 USA
Phone: 305.477.8080
Fax: 305.477.9516
www.ExcaliburElectronics.com
NOTE: Please do not send
your unit without first receiving
an estimate for servicing from
EXCALIBUR ELECTRONICS,
INC,. Contact us before sending your unit. We cannot store
your unit!
SHIPPING YOUR UNIT TO
EXCALIBUR ELECTRONICS, INC
• Ship the unit carefully
packed, preferably in the
original carton, and send
it prepaid and adequately
insured.
• Include a detailed letter with
the following:
o the specific complaint
o your daytime telephone
number
o your address
EXPIRED WARRANTY
If your warranty has expired
and you want an estimated fee
for service, write to the above
address, specifying the model
and the problem.
Excalibur Electronics, Inc.,
reserves the right to make
technical changes without
notice in the interest of
progress.
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13755 SW 119th Ave
Miami, Florida 33186 USA
305.477.8080
305.477.9516 Fax
WE MAKE YOU THINK!
Play games live at:
www.ExcaliburElectronics.com
FX203 (MA) Fox Basketball Handheld Electronic
tronic 082206 V
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