Archive for the ‘NBA 2K’ Category
  • Changes already being made to NBA 2K20
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    Posted August 23rd, 2019 at 8:00 am No Comments
    Only a few hours had passed after the arrival of the demo for NBA 2K20 before developers began announcing changes that were being made for release of the game. Though not a beta the limited offerings in the 2K20 demo do provide for an opportunity for 2K to collect feedback on gameplay and that is being done primarily through social media and boards like Reddit. What appears on the surface to be a rush to make changes has led to many to question what appears to be the complete reversal of ...
  • The demo for NBA 2K20 is available now
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    Posted August 21st, 2019 at 8:00 am No Comments
    The demo for NBA 2K20 has gone live on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC. In recent years 2K Sports has referred to the early start with the upcoming 2K title as the "Prologue" but it appears that moniker has been dropped as the story mode no longer plays a role. Unlike previous years you won't be able to begin the narrative-driven MyCareer mode and have all the progress made (in an abbreviated beginning segment) carry over to the full game if purchased. This year's story stars Idris Elba an...
  • Trailer for NBA 2K20’s MyCareer Story Mode
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    Posted August 19th, 2019 at 9:30 am No Comments
    In advance of the demo for NBA 2K20, which once again provides an opportunity to get a start on MyCareer, today 2K Sports debuted the trailer for the story mode. The seventh year of the narrative-driven MyCareer features Idris Elba and Rosario Dawson in starring roles along with cameos from many NBA players. ...
  • The new classic teams for NBA 2K20
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    Posted August 14th, 2019 at 10:30 am No Comments
    With NBA 2K18 the number of classic teams expanded from 45 to 62 and then no new teams were added in NBA 2K19. For NBA 2K20 however there will be six teams making their debut to take the total number to 68. They won't be ones however that feature either Charles Barkley or Reggie Miller who remain the most prominent holdouts among legendary players. Two relatively recent champions join the group and the others are meant to be showcases for certain intriguing players given that they were al...
  • Gameplay improvements for NBA 2K20
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    Posted August 5th, 2019 at 8:45 am No Comments
    The release of a trailer last week for NBA 2K20 provided some visual clues as to the improvements coming to gameplay but today 2K Sports went into great detail on the work that has been done. The demo now just over two weeks away will provide an opportunity to experience many of the changes which include 27 styles of ball handlers, balancing to sprinting, off-ball jukes, and much more. (more…)...
  • MyGM gets a massive overhaul in NBA 2K20
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    Posted July 29th, 2019 at 8:00 am No Comments
    The first game-related details for NBA 2K20 have arrived in the form of major changes being made to MyGM Mode. Having acted as an alternative Franchise Mode with the option of a narrative path to compliment the more customization-based MyLeague, MyGM will now look to provide a far different experience and one that is considered to be more accessible. (more…)...
  • Cover athletes and release details have been revealed for NBA 2K20
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    Posted July 1st, 2019 at 8:15 am No Comments
    With only about two months to go until it arrives the first news on NBA 2K20 was made today. New addition to the Los Angeles Lakers and 2K16 cover athlete, Anthony Davis, will appear on the cover of the Standard and Deluxe editions of the game. Recently retired Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade has received the honor of representing the Legend Edition. As to relevant info on the actual game the only thing of note out is the introduction of the WNBA which has been underutilized by the NBA Live s...
  • Serious concerns raised amid frustration over NBA 2K19’s unskippable ads
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    Posted June 26th, 2019 at 7:00 am No Comments
    One would think that publishers would be laying low right now on the the monetization front with pressure from legislators that could potentially lead to the banning of any form of in-game monetization. Despite that Take Two and 2K Sports especially have always pushed the boundaries more than others and another example of that has reached mainstream status. Frustration has grown and manifested itself in massive discussion threads at Reddit, all over social media, and with articles on a nu...