Post Fade Phenom Badge

Post Fade Phenom Badge

Similar to Hook Specialist, Post-Fade Phenom will allow a player to make post-fades and hop shots out of the post at a higher clip.


Badge Requirements

  • Height: 5’7″ – 7’3″
  • Bronze: Post Control 59 and either Close Shot 65 or Mid-Range Shot 61
  • Silver: Post Control 65 and either Close Shot 77 or Mid-Range Shot 71
  • Gold: Post Control 75 and either Close Shot 86 or Mid-Range Shot 79
  • HOF: Post Control 85 and either Close Shot 93 or Mid-Range Shot 86

How to Activate This Badge

  • Activate this badge by attempting post-fades and hop shots out of the post

Combine this Badge with:

  • Backdown Punisher Badge

Builds this Badge is Best Suited for:

  • Paint Beasts
  • Low Post Scorers

Attributes to Increase:

  • Post Control
  • Close Shot
  • Mid-Range Shot

Gameplay & Playstyle Tips:

  • Helps with making post-fades and hop shots out of the post at a higher clip
  • Fade away from where you think the defender will defend
  • Pay attention to post defender tendencies
  • Mix up post fade with other post moves to keep the defense guessing


  • Move & hold Right Stick left or right away from the hoop


  • Offense > Post Offense


  • Shooting Badge


  • Simulated games do not count towards earning badges
  • Badges have 4 Levels: Bronze, Silver, Gold, and Hall of Fame
  • Badges also have 4 tiers: S, A, B, C (with S being the best)
  • Badge availability depends on the archetype

Badge Tests & Analysis