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

  • NBA 2K24 Release Date: Sept. 2023
  • NBA 2K24 Pre-order, Pre-Order Bonuses & Versions Date: July 2023
  • NBA 2K24 Cover Athletes: TBA

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

TitleRelease DateCover Athlete(s)Cover Art
NBA 2K24Sept. 2023TBATBA
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


  • Q: Is there going to be an NBA 2K24?
    • A: Yes
  • Q: When will NBA 2K24 come out?
    • A: For the last few NBA 2K releases, the game has arrived on the first or second Friday of September, so expect something similar for NBA 2K24. If 2K continues that tradition, this would put NBA 2K24’s release date on a Friday of either September 1, September 8, or possibly September 15.
  • Q: Is NBA 2K24 Cross-Platform / Cross-Play?
    • A: Cross-platform is one of the most requested features to have in NBA 2K24, but 2K hasn’t revealed any information on this as of yet.
  • Q: When can I pre-order NBA 2K24?
    • A: Expect pre-orders and pre-order bonuses for NBA 2K24 to be available in July 2023, if 2K keeps with that traditional timeline.
  • Q: Where can I buy NBA 2K24?
    • A: Once released, expect NBA 2K24 to be available at the official 2K Store, Playstation Store, Microsoft Store, Amazon, Gamestop, Walmart, Target, and other outlets.
  • Q: Who are the NBA 2K24 Cover Athletes?
    • A: Cover Athletes will likely be announced around July 2023. Some of the common predictions for NBA 2K24 cover athlete(s) include Jayson Tatum, Ja Morant, Nikola Jokic, Joel Embiid, and Kobe Bryant (Legend Edition).
  • Q: Who are the top rated players in NBA 2K24?
    • A: 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: What are the NBA 2K24 features and game modes?
    • A: Expect NBA 2K24 to, at minimum, feature the same 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, Blacktop, and more.
  • 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
      • 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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