Archive for the ‘Basketball’ Category
  • Press Row Podcast is back: Reviewing Madden NFL 23 and NBA 2K23
    Posted September 16th, 2022 at 2:00 pm No Comments »
    Following an extended hiatus the Press Row Podcast is back with two episodes hitting early in this sports game season! In "The Return" Rich, Bryan, and Owen Good discuss the release of Madden NFL 23 and assess the upcoming battle between 2K and EA golf games. The more recent episode just went live and features Rich and Bryan primarily focusing on NBA 2K23 and impressions of The Jordan Challenge and MyNBA Eras. Check out the show through Apple Podcasts for iOS or on any of the popular pod...
  • Details on release of the first big next-gen patch for NBA 2K21
    Posted December 16th, 2020 at 10:00 am No Comments »
    2K Sports this week pushed live the first significant update to the next-gen version of NBA 2K21 on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X. The patch has impact across the various major modes as well as on gameplay. (more…)...
  • Rookies have been added to NBA 2K21
    Posted November 19th, 2020 at 8:00 am No Comments »
    2K Sports has faced unprecedented circumstances around the releases of NBA 2K21 on both current and next-gen. The former launched while the previous season was still ongoing and the latter before any offseason transactions would even take place. Now the game is starting to feel a little more like it traditionally would with the completion of the NBA Draft. All the rookies have now been added to their respective teams via roster update. Free agency and more trades are still to come (Chris ...
  • First next-gen patch for NBA 2K21
    Posted November 14th, 2020 at 7:30 am No Comments »
    NBA 2K21 was the only sports game to launch with the PS5 and Xbox Series X and there is already a patch out to make fixes and improvements to the game. The changes are reflected across all the primary modes and are joined by likeness updates for 20 individuals. (more…)...
  • NBA 2K21 next-gen gameplay improvements
    Posted October 15th, 2020 at 9:00 am No Comments »
    Of the sports games launching alongside the new consoles next month NBA 2K21 appears to be doing far and away the most to capitalize on the hardware capabilities provided by the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X. 2K Sports has started going into those improvements centered first on gameplay following the release of the first trailer last week. (more…)...
  • First look at next-gen NBA 2K21
    Posted October 6th, 2020 at 7:00 am No Comments »
    2K Sports today unveiled the first trailer for the next-gen (PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X) versions of NBA 2K21. It's just a little over a month now until those consoles release and promotion for the upcoming games will now be picking up. While expectations for the sports games are generally low in the transition - some visual improvements and elimination of load times - 2K21 has the most potential for a significant leap and have promised more from it than EA. Specific improvements to...
  • NBA 2K21 patch addresses shooting and more
    Posted September 14th, 2020 at 9:45 am No Comments »
    2K Sports has just rolled out a major patch for NBA 2K21 that addresses community feedback across various modes in the game as well as gameplay. Most notable are the dramatic changes made to shooting which have been roundly rejected by consumers and a fix to 2K Share which had not worked at all since release. Putting in a mechanic that changes maybe the most fundamental element of a basketball game without actually telling players about it or how to use it was a huge unforced error on the...
  • Press Row Podcast: NBA 2K21 Shooting Woes and Madden NFL 21 News
    Posted September 9th, 2020 at 9:45 am No Comments »
    Despite the current NBA season still ongoing and the next one several months away from tipping off NBA 2K21 has just released and to the lowest review scores in series' history. But it's the changes that have been made to shooting that have caused the biggest disruption. What's been done, why it was messed with in the first place, and how it can be fixed are all discussed on this episode of the Press Row Podcast. Rich, Pastapadre, and Mills also go over the latest patch news for Madden NF...