NBA 2K24 Release Date, Cover Athletes, Pre-Order Date, FAQ, More

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NBA 2K – NBA 2K24 Titles, Covers, & Release Dates

TitleRelease DateCover Athlete(s)Cover Art
NBA 2K2409/08/23Kobe Bryant
Sabrina Ionescu
NBA 2K2309/09/22Devin Booker
Michael Jordan
Diana Taurasi
Sue Bird
J. Cole
NBA 2K2209/10/21Luka Doncic
Kevin Durant
Dirk Nowitzki
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Candace Parker
Rui Hachimura
NBA 2K2109/04/20Zion Williamson
Damian Lillard
Kobe Bryant
NBA 2K2009/06/19Anthony Davis
Dwyane Wade
NBA 2K1909/11/18Giannis Antetokounmpo
LeBron James
Ben Simmons
NBA 2K1809/19/17Kyrie Irving
Shaquille O'Neal
DeMar DeRozan
NBA 2K1709/20/16Paul George
Kobe Bryant
Pau Gasol
Danilo Gallinari
NBA 2K1609/29/15Stephen Curry
James Harden
Anthony Davis
Michael Jordan
Marc & Pao Gasol
Tony Parker
Dennis Schroder
NBA 2K1510/07/14Kevin Durant
NBA 2K1410/01/13LeBron James
NBA 2K1310/02/12Blake Griffin
Kevin Durant
Derrick Rose
NBA 2K1210/04/11Michael Jordan
Magic Johnson
Larry Bird
NBA 2K1110/05/10Michael Jordan
NBA 2K1010/06/09Kobe Bryant
NBA 2K910/07/08Kevin Garnett
NBA 2K810/02/07Chris Paul
NBA 2K709/25/06Shaquille O'Neal
NBA 2K609/26/05Shaquille O'Neal
NBA 2K509/28/04Ben Wallace
NBA 2K410/21/03Allen Iverson
NBA 2K310/07/02Allen Iverson
NBA 2K210/24/01Allen Iverson
NBA 2K110/31/00Allen Iverson
NBA 2K11/10/99Allen Iverson

NBA 2K24 Cover Athlete Concepts


Q: Is there going to be an NBA 2K24?


Q: When will NBA 2K24 come out?

The NBA 2K24 release date is on Friday, September 8, 2023 worldwide

Q: Is NBA 2K24 Cross-Platform / Cross-Play?

Cross-play is one of the most requested features to have in NBA 2K24, and now cross-play has been confirmed to be in NBA 2K24!

Q: What platforms will NBA 2K24 be available on?

NBA 2K24 is available on Xbox Series X/s, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PC / Steam, and Nintendo Switch.

Q: When can I pre-order NBA 2K24?

You can pre-order NBA 2K24 on Friday, July 7, 2023

Q: How much does NBA 2K24 cost?

Expect to have a variety of editions with different prices similar to these:

  • NBA 2K23 Kobe Bryant (Standard Edition) – $59.99 on last-gen, $69.99 on new-gen
  • NBA 2K23 Black Mamba Edition – $79.99
  • NBA 2K23 WNBA Ed – $69.99
  • NBA 2K23 25th Anniversary Edition – $149.99

Q: Where can I buy NBA 2K24?

NBA 2K24 can be purchased at the official 2K Store, PlayStation Store, Microsoft Store, Amazon, Gamestop, Walmart, Target, and other outlets.

Q: Who are the NBA 2K24 Cover Athletes?

The late Kobe Bryant was announced as the NBA 2K24 Black Mamba and Kobe Edition Cover Athlete on July 6. Sabrina Ionescu is the WNBA Edition Cover Athlete for NBA 2K24.

Q: What are the NBA 2K24 new features and game modes?

NBA 2K24 features the traditional game modes that have been a of staple of the NBA 2K series for several years, which include MyCAREER, MyTEAM, The City, Neighborhood, MyNBA, Play Now Online, and Blacktop. Mamba Moments is a new game mode that let’s gamers play through Kobe’s iconic career moments in challenges, and ProPLAY is a new gameplay feature.

Q: What NBA 2K24 Editions will be available?

There are four editions / versions of NBA 2K24: Kobe Bryant Edition (Standard), Black Mamba Edition, 25th Anniversary Edition, and WNBA Edition.

Q: When is the official NBA 2K24 Trailer?

Expect the official NBA 2K24 Trailer in July or early August 2023

Q: Who are the top rated players in NBA 2K24?

Depending on how the 2022-2023 NBA season plays out in terms of player performances, the top rated players in NBA 2K24 will likely be comparable to the current top players in the game. Giannis Antetokounmpo, Nikola Jokic, Luka Doncic, Kevin Durant, Steph Curry, Joel Embiid, and LeBron James are currently among the top rated players in the game.

Q: Will there be an NBA 2K24 demo?

The last few NBA 2K iterations had no demo, so no demo is expected for NBA 2K24 unless 2K changes course on that.

Q: What are the top ideas for NBA 2K24?

A: Some of the most requested NBA 2K24 Wishlist ideas among fans are the following (in no order):

      • Cross-platform / cross-play (completed)
      • Cheaper VC prices / less VC to make a MyPLAYER build
      • Better MyPLAYER season rewards / less cosmetic rewards
      • Better matchmaking in The Rec (e.g. no full squads vs solo randoms, etc.)
      • Charles Barkley and Reggie Miller added to classic teams

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