With the NBA 2K22 release posting up on us very soon, publisher 2K Games has started to reveal more about the meat of the game and its features. This information drop was also accompanied by the NBA 2K22 gameplay reveal trailer, which showcases some of the star players, and how each of them will look and play in the popular sports title’s latest iteration.
Update: A 2K rep has confirmed to us that footage shown in the trailer is from the “new-gen” consoles (PS5, Xbox Series X|S).
Check out the trailer below, where we see Westbrook in his Lakers uniform, as well as a bunch of familiar faces from around the league.
Previously, the publisher has revealed details on The W, the WNBA component of NBA 2K22, and how its career mode will play out for the sports title. Whether you’ll play the regular NBA Career mode or The W, there are a lot more surprises in store for the series’ biggest fans, so stay tuned for more of our coverage on the game’s future updates.
Some of the new features coming for NBA 2K22:
- Gameplay – On-court gameplay movements will give players more control on how they score the ball to improve offensive moves and combos and how they counter those moves on the defensive end;
- Seasons – Across fan-favorite experiences, Seasons will allow players to extend and enhance their hoop ambitions long after the game’s launch with more content, more rewards, and more ways to play;
- MyTEAM – An evolved experience gives MyTEAM players more ways to build and compete with their own dream teams. New challenges, rewards, and events make every Season fresh and unique;
- New City* – The biggest online basketball community is getting a makeover. Step into an all-new City teeming with life, activity, and interactivity;
- New Neighborhood – On PlayStation®4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC platforms, players will compete in an all-new Neighborhood built on the spacious decks of a sailing cruise ship;
- MyCAREER – The all-new City* and MyCAREER become one in a ground-breaking narrative experience on PlayStation®5 and Xbox Series X|S consoles;
- MyNBA* & MyWNBA* – Build a winning franchise by making sure the staffing is just as strong as the hooping.
NBA 2K22 is releasing this September 10 for PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch, and PC.