The next-gen version of NBA 2K21 will be packing an expanded MyCAREER story, and the new MyNBA! The next-gen version of the game will launch 10 November for the Xbox Series X | S globally, and 12 November for Playstation 5.
Current-gen NBA 2K21 welcomes players to The Long Shadow in its MyCAREER story, a story of Junior and his journey of trying to make it to the NBA while carrying the burden of legacy, while next-gen will give unprecedented new control on how they get to the league with more options than ever. Take your talents immediately to the league from high school like Kobe Bryant and LeBron James or get the full college ball experience like Draymond Green. New to the franchise is the exciting addition of the NBA G League, the NBA’s official minor league whose alums include freshly minted 2020-2021 NBA Champion Alex Caruso.
The expanded MyCAREER story will also offer a new level of immersion, personality and activity only available in the next-gen version of NBA 2K21, including some appearances that longtime MyCAREER players may recognize!
For MyLeague and MyGM players, a revamp has been given to the league management mode with MyNBA. create their own league and manage at both the GM and commissioner levels with unprecedented levels of control. Some of the new additions to NBA 2K21 include the ability to create leagues ranging from 12 to 36 teams, develop players in the G League and set new scoring rules like the ELAM Ending. Full details are available in the Courtside Report.