NBA 2K21 is the latest title in the world-renowned, best-selling NBA 2K series, delivering an industry-leading sports video game experience. With extensive improvements upon its best-in-class graphics and gameplay, competitive and community online features, and deep, varied game modes, NBA 2K21 offers one-of-a-kind immersion into all facets of NBA basketball and culture – where Everything is Game.
Embark on your own personal, cinematic basketball journey to reach your ultimate destination: the National Basketball Association. Build up your custom MyPLAYER and take him to the heights of their career and stardom, and make a name for yourself in the global basketball universe.
In NBA 2K21, your custom MyPLAYER’s hoop dreams start in high school, continue in college, and culminate in the NBA. Then hit up the brand-new beachside Neighborhood, where you can chill with your crew, jump in on casual or competitive games, and shop for the latest gear.
- MyPLAYER Builder – Create your ideal baller from the ground up, with unique customisations that put you in control of your path to basketball stardom.
- High School to College – Ascend from high school ball to one of 10 officially-licensed college programs like UCLA, Michigan State, and UCONN.
- College to the NBA – The better you play in college, the better your offers in the NBA will be. But just making it to the draft doesn’t mean the end of the journey. Take your MyPLAYER to the top by making the big moves on the court and even bigger moves off of it.
Welcome to 2K Beach
This beautiful new Neighborhood setting takes your game beachside, where hoops culture comes to life on every corner. Compete in fan favourite events like 3v3 streetball runs with your crew, or play for bigger stakes in 5v5 ProAm games. Show off the drip with the latest sneaker and apparel drops. There are always new things to do and new ways to express yourself that will keep you coming back all year long.
Assemble your G.O.A.T. NBA fantasy team of current players and historic legends and compete against the world. Uncover rare and highly rated player cards by participating in many rewarding game events and daily and weekly challenges, and compare your hard-earned collection with friends and competitors.
- Welcome to an All-New MyTEAM – Take the court with your dream team in NBA 2K21 MyTEAM: The mode with the greatest connection to the NBA. Develop your game by playing brand-new and returning game modes. Compete against the best and build your line-up of current players and NBA legends.
- More Ways to Play – Limited is a new Competitive Mode that’s only available from Friday to Sunday. When you want to play high-level players and earn high-level rewards, this is where it’s at.
- More Ways to Earn – Seasons is a new progression-based program where everything is earned. Each season sets up new objectives and agendas. Level up and unlock rewards as you play.
- More Ways to Craft – Whether you play solo or multiplayer, there’s more modes and more ways to upgrade your squad than ever, keeping MyTEAM fresh all year long.
More Content and Ways to Progress
- Domination – Play 5-on-5 with your best players against every NBA team, and more.
- Challenges – Test yourself through dynamic Weekly and Moments Challenge each week to earn rewards.
- Triple Threat – Play 3-on-3 offline against the best trios in league history from each team or online against other players to earn chances to win big prizes!
- Pick Up and Play Anytime – Take on friends and rivals, show off your Dream Team and earn bragging rights.
- Enjoy MyTEAM Uninterrupted – Your entire 2K21 MyTEAM collection and progress will seamlessly carry over from PS4 to PS5 and Xbox One to Xbox Series X. No strings attached.
Live out your virtual, day-to-day basketball life in a neighbourhood that doesn’t sleep and that always offers something to do. Jump in on 3v3 streetball runs with your crew, or play for bigger stakes in 5v5 ProAm games. Shop for the latest sneaker and apparel drops. Level up your MyPLAYER at the local training facility. In your Neighborhood, basketball never stops, and Everything is Game.
MyGM & MyLEAGUE
Sit in the boss’ chair, and make decisions that matter not only to your player or team – but to the entire franchise and league. From drafting impact rookies to trading players to relocating your team, every move, big or small, counts towards the long-term success – or failure – of your basketball franchise.
Jump into a no-frills basketball game, where you can get a quick match together against a friend or AI and play 4 quarters of intense NBA 2K basketball. Pick your favourite team – or a Classic or All-Time team – and run the offense with genre-defining controls and customisation. This is NBA action at its most authentic.
Please note, an internet connection and Nintendo Switch Online may be required to play this game. In addition, you may need to update your hardware via the internet before you can play the game.