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NBA 2K19 first gameplay trailer – “Take the Crown”

The first NBA 2K19 gameplay trailer: Entitled “Take the Crown” and featuring music by Jay Rock (@jayrock), the trailer reminds all NBA 2K19 fans that to be the best, you have to take down the king. The NBA 2K19 Standard Edition will be available on September 11, 2018. The 20th Anniversary Edition will be available on September 7, 2018.

NBA 2K19 20th anniversary edition

2K announced that NBA 2K will feature three-time NBA Champion, four-time NBA MVP and avid NBA 2K gamer LeBron James on the cover of the NBA 2K19 20th Anniversary Edition. The iconic cover features Akron’s favorite son alongside an artistic composition of words personally chosen by LeBron. Each phrase contains special meaning to James, including “Strive for Greatness,” “Driven,” and...

NBA 2K League’s Inaugural Season on ON Twitch

The NBA 2K League and Twitch announced a multiyear partnership that will include live streams of all NBA 2K League games on the world’s leading social video service and community for gamers featuring more than 15 million daily active users. The partnership with Twitch represents the first media rights deal for the NBA 2K League, the first official esports league...

NBA 2K League, competition structure for its inaugural season

NBA 2K League The NBA 2K League today announced the competition structure for its inaugural season.  The season will run for 17 weeks from May to August and combine the best of esports and the NBA, a blend of weekly matchups and tournaments that lead to the playoffs and the NBA 2K League Finals. The 15-week regular season will begin...

NBA 2K League Draft Press Conference Video

NBA 2K League Prior to the draft, the league hosted a press conference featuring: Adam Silver, NBA Commissioner Strauss Zelnick, CEO of Take-Two Interactive; and Brendan Donohue, Managing Director of the NBA 2K League. To watch the press conference in full watch the video below:

The Inaugural NBA 2K League Draft – Dimez Selected No. 1

NBA 2K League Draft The inaugural NBA 2K League Draft was held today at The Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden. Each of the league’s 17 teams selected six players from a pool of 102 gamers.  The draftees will become the competitive gaming league’s first professionals when the inaugural season tips off in May. Mavs Gaming selected point guard Artreyo...

NBA 2K League announces 102 players for inaugural season

NBA 2K League The NBA 2K League today announced the pool of 102 players who will become the competitive gaming league’s first professionals when the inaugural season tips off in May. Each of the league’s 17 teams will select six players at the 2018 NBA 2K League Draft on Wednesday, April 4 (1 p.m. ET) at The Hulu Theater at...

$1 Million Prize Pool For Inaugural NBA 2K League Season

NBA 2K League The NBA 2K League will award $1 million in prize money over the course of its inaugural season, with the largest prize pool reserved for the end of season champions. There will be four opportunities throughout the season for teams to win prize money: three tournaments and the league championship. All players will be signed to a...

Mavs Gaming NBA 2K Team Announced

HyperX®, the gaming division of Kingston® Technology Company, Inc., is preparing for the upcoming NBA 2K18 season with the newly named Dallas Mavericks Mavs Gaming team. On December 12, the NBA announced the names of all 17 teams including Mavs Gaming. HyperX recently announced they are the official gaming headset of Mavs Gaming, and now the partnership begins as the...