Number of Players
2 (10 Player Online)
Release Date

PlayStation 5

  • US 10th Sep 2021
  • EU 10th Sep 2021

PlayStation Plus Extra (Subscription)

  • 13th Jun 2022 until 31st Aug 2022
Also Available On
Controller Support
Feature Support
Official Site


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NBA 2K22 Guides

  • Guide NBA 2K22: All Locker Codes

    All NBA 2K22 Locker Codes and rewards

    What are all Locker Codes in NBA 2K22? If you're hoping to make the most of NBA 2K22's MyTeam mode, then you'll want to keep an eye out for new Locker Codes. These Locker Codes, when entered, will reward you with brand new Packs, Tokens, Players, MT, and more — including, sometimes, VC (See Also: How to Earn...

  • Guide NBA 2K22 Guide: Tips, Tricks, and How to Master the Court

    Your ultimate NBA 2K22 resource

    NBA 2K22 is the latest basketball simulation in 2K Sports' long-running series, developed by Visual Concepts. Inspired by the 2021-22 NBA season, the game features all of the official teams and players from the National Basketball Association, as well as the WNBA. In this NBA 2K22 guide, we're going to introduce the...

  • Guide NBA 2K22: Best Badges

    The best buffs in basketball

    What are the best Badges in NBA 2K22? Whether you're creating the Best Builds for MyPlayer and MyCareer, creating a Hall of Famer in The W, or upgrading your roster of stars for MyTeam, you're going to want to ensure you're using the best Badges. For those new to the series, Badges are essentially perks which buff a...

  • Guide NBA 2K22: Palmer Athletic Agency or Berry & Associates in MyCareer

    Pick the right agent for your MyPlayer

    Should you pick the Palmer Athletic Agency or Berry & Associates in MyCareer in next-gen NBA 2K22? Following your decision to pick College or G League in MyCareer, your next big choice will come as part of The Come Up: Draft Day Quest. Here, you'll need to pick between two Agents: Palmer Athletic Agency or...

  • Guide NBA 2K22: How to Earn VC without Spending Money

    Get rich with VC and make your millions

    How do you earn VC without spending money in NBA 2K22? VC, or Virtual Currency, is the primary form of in-game currency in 2K Sports' basketball simulation. You'll need VC in order to upgrade the Attributes of your MyPlayer in MyCareer (See Also: Best Builds for MyPlayer and MyCareer). You can also use VC to...

  • Guide NBA 2K22: College or G League in MyCareer

    The best path to the NBA

    Should you pick College or G League in MyCareer in next-gen NBA 2K22? At the very beginning of your MyCareer campaign, Ricky will encourage you to choose how you're going to start your basketball career: at College or in the G League. You'll then need to meet with some familiar faces from the franchise, including Che and...

  • Guide NBA 2K22: All Music Trivia Answers in MyCareer

    How to complete the daily Music Scene: Marvin's Room quest

    What are all music trivia answers in MyCareer in next-gen NBA 2K22? Every day in the City, after you've picked between Palmer Athletic Agency or Berry & Associates in MyCareer, you'll get a new daily Quest called The Music Scene: Marvin's Room. This will require you to head to the record...

  • Guide NBA 2K22: Best Builds for MyPlayer and MyCareer

    How to build the best NBA 2K22 player in all positions

    What are the best builds for MyPlayer and MyCareer in NBA 2K22? A large part of the NBA 2K22 experience revolves around creating your own NBA player, which you'll then use in the MyCareer mode, and in The City and the Neighborhood. Before creating your MyPlayer, you should think about what type...

NBA 2K22 News

  • News NBA 2K22 Is on a Quest for Greatness in PS5, PS4's Season 4

    Launching on 14th January

    Basketball sim NBA 2K22’s seasonal structure continues, with Season 4’s Quest for Greatness, headlined by superstars Dwayne Wade and Candace Park. Getting underway from 14th January, you’ll find new content across all of the games main modes, including MyCareer and MyTeam. For example, the City will introduce a batch...

  • News NBA 2K22's Season 3 Update Adds New Modes, Music, and Festive Spirit

    Blue balls

    While most seasonal updates settle for a handful of new cosmetics, 2K Sports has already proven that it’s going to take things to the extreme with NBA 2K22. Therefore it’s no surprise that the basketball sim’s latest update includes new modes, music, and much, much more. Iced Out is already available now, and is meaty to say the...

  • News NBA 2K22 Adds New Quests, Content in Build Your Empire Season Refresh

    We go again

    Unbelievably, it’s been six weeks since NBA 2K22 released, which means it’s time to Build Your Empire. The second season of content for 2K Sports’ basketball sim is out now, and such is the structure of the release, it brings with it an absolute bunch of new stuff. The highlights in MyCareer are a golden trike and skeleton outfit,...

  • News Like a Good Neighbour, Jake from State Farm Is in NBA 2K22

    Full face scan and everything

    Like a good neighbour, State Farm is there – including in NBA 2K22. The American insurance firm is a huge advertiser during primetime sports events in the United States, including the NFL and NBA, so it’s perhaps no surprise to see 2K Sports sign a partnership with the organisation and inject some ads within the...

  • Site News NBA 2K22 PS5, PS4 Review - Where Is It?

    It's coming, a'ight

    We’ve already published our Tales of Arise PS5 review and Life Is Strange: True Colors PS5 review, so you may be wondering where our NBA 2K22 review is. This one is going to take a little while, we’re afraid: that’s because due to the online nature of the release we only received review code until about an hour before...

  • News NBA 2K22 Is an Ankle Breaking 109GB on PS5, 100GB on PS4

    Larger than life

    Make some space, because NBA 2K22 is enormous on both PlayStation 5 and PS4 – just like its predecessors, we suppose. On the next-gen console, you’re looking at an eye-watering 108.897GB, with the last-gen version not far behind at 99.137GB. That’s a scary file size, so if you have purchased it from the PS Store, you’ll...

  • News NBA 2K22's Franchise Mode Focuses on Staff and Training

    Deeper than ever

    Madden NFL 22 made some pretty big improvements to its Franchise mode this year, but when you see what 2K Sports is doing with MyNBA on the PlayStation 5, it serves as a reminder of just how far behind the American football franchise is. While EA Sports added offensive and defensive coordinators, NBA 2K22 will allow you to assign up...

  • News NBA 2K22's Career Mode Is Now Essentially an Open World RPG on PS5

    Take on quests, become a star

    We reported on the new City in the PlayStation 5 version of NBA 2K22 earlier today, but now we have the full Courtside Report, which digs into all the details. The main takeaway is that the new Career mode is basically an open world RPG, as opposed to a Telltale-style story with a few games of basketball in between...

  • News NBA 2K22 Brings Bicycle Races, Rapping to PS5's City

    There's some basketball, too

    Update: You can find out more about NBA 2K22's updated City in this article, which explains how it's effectively becoming an open world RPG this year. Original Story: The long-awaited trailer for NBA 2K22’s new City has finally

  • News NBA 2K22's MyTeam Iterates on Controversial Card Collecting Mode

    Holographics! Grading! Drafts! More!

    Look, we get that the gacha element is exorbitantly expensive, but 2K Sports is generally quite generous with its card collecting modes. NBA 2K21 allowed you to assemble a pretty deadly squad without spending a cent, and while we can’t say for sure that NBA 2K22 will be the same, the very nature of basketball...

About The Game

NBA 2K22 puts the entire basketball universe in your hands. PLAY NOW in real NBA and WNBA environments against authentic teams and players. Build your own dream team in MyTEAM with today’s stars and yesterday’s legends. Live out your own pro journey in MyCAREER and experience your personal rise to the NBA. Flex your management skills as a powerful Executive in MyGM and MyLEAGUE. Anyone, anywhere can hoop in NBA 2K22.