FANDOM


(Added a section on the reception of the game. Scores mentioned are from Metacritic and whatoplay.com.)
Line 5: Line 5:
 
== Development ==
 
== Development ==
 
NBA 2K19 was officially announced on June 5, 2018 and the early access prelude was able to be played Aug 31, 2018 and released on September 11, 2018; players who pre-ordered the 20th Edition of the game received it on September 7, 2018. It was the first game in the series since NBA 2K6 (Xbox 360) and NBA 2K7 (PlayStation 3) to not be released for either platform.[1] It was released for Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, iOS, and Android. Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks is the cover athlete for the standard edition version of the game, while LeBron James of the Los Angeles Lakers is the cover athlete for the 20th Anniversary Edition, which includes various physical and digital extras. James was previously the cover athlete of NBA 2K14 for the Standard Edition.
 
NBA 2K19 was officially announced on June 5, 2018 and the early access prelude was able to be played Aug 31, 2018 and released on September 11, 2018; players who pre-ordered the 20th Edition of the game received it on September 7, 2018. It was the first game in the series since NBA 2K6 (Xbox 360) and NBA 2K7 (PlayStation 3) to not be released for either platform.[1] It was released for Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, iOS, and Android. Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks is the cover athlete for the standard edition version of the game, while LeBron James of the Los Angeles Lakers is the cover athlete for the 20th Anniversary Edition, which includes various physical and digital extras. James was previously the cover athlete of NBA 2K14 for the Standard Edition.
  +
  +
== Reception ==
  +
''NBA 2K19'' since its released has gathered "generally favorable reviews" on Metacritic and has earned a metascore of 82/100 on PS4<ref>[https://www.metacritic.com/game/playstation-4/nba-2k19 NBA 2K19 on PS4 - Metacritic]</ref>, 83/100 on Xbox One<ref>[https://www.metacritic.com/game/xbox-one/nba-2k19 NBA 2K19 on Xbox One - Metacritic]</ref>, 82/100 on Nintendo Switch<ref>[https://www.metacritic.com/game/switch/nba-2k19 NBA 2K19 on Switch - Metacritic]</ref>, and 76/100 on PC<ref>[https://www.metacritic.com/game/pc/nba-2k19 NBA 2K19 on PC - Metacritic]</ref>. Meanwhile on whatoplay.com, it receives an aggregate score of 8.23 on PS4<ref>[https://whatoplay.com/ps4/nba-2k19/ NBA 2K19 on PS4 - whatoplay.com]</ref>, 8.32 on Xbox One<ref>[https://whatoplay.com/xbox-one/nba-2k19/ NBA 2K19 on Xbox One - whatoplay.com]</ref>, and 5.97 on PC<ref>[https://whatoplay.com/pc/nba-2k19/ NBA 2K19 on PC - whatoplay.com]</ref>.
   
   
Line 21: Line 24:
 
{{Succession box| title=NBA 2K18| before= [[NBA 2K18]]| years=2018-2019| after= [[NBA 2K20]]}}
 
{{Succession box| title=NBA 2K18| before= [[NBA 2K18]]| years=2018-2019| after= [[NBA 2K20]]}}
 
{{S-end}}
 
{{S-end}}
  +
  +
== References ==
  +
{{reflist}}
 
[[Category:Games]]
 
[[Category:Games]]

Revision as of 12:03, February 4, 2020

NBA 2K19

NBA 2K 19

NBA 2K19 Legend Edition


Developer(s) Visual Concepts
Publisher(s) 2K Sports
Distributor(s) Take-Two Interactive
Series NBA 2K
Platform(s) Microsoft Windows
PlayStation 3
PlayStation 4
Xbox 360
Xbox One
Android
iOS
Release date WW September 11, 2018
Genre(s) Sports
Mode(s) Single-player, multiplayer

NBA 2K19 is a basketball simulation video game developed by Visual Concepts and published by 2K Sports. It is the 20th installment in the NBA 2K franchise and the successor to NBA 2K18. It was released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, and Xbox 360 on September 11, 2018 as well as for Android and iOS on September 11, 2018.

Development

NBA 2K19 was officially announced on June 5, 2018 and the early access prelude was able to be played Aug 31, 2018 and released on September 11, 2018; players who pre-ordered the 20th Edition of the game received it on September 7, 2018. It was the first game in the series since NBA 2K6 (Xbox 360) and NBA 2K7 (PlayStation 3) to not be released for either platform.[1] It was released for Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, iOS, and Android. Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks is the cover athlete for the standard edition version of the game, while LeBron James of the Los Angeles Lakers is the cover athlete for the 20th Anniversary Edition, which includes various physical and digital extras. James was previously the cover athlete of NBA 2K14 for the Standard Edition.

Reception

NBA 2K19 since its released has gathered "generally favorable reviews" on Metacritic and has earned a metascore of 82/100 on PS4[1], 83/100 on Xbox One[2], 82/100 on Nintendo Switch[3], and 76/100 on PC[4]. Meanwhile on whatoplay.com, it receives an aggregate score of 8.23 on PS4[5], 8.32 on Xbox One[6], and 5.97 on PC[7].


Pre-Purchase Offer

  • 5,000 Virtual Currency
  • 10 Weekly MyTEAM packs
  • Exclusive MyPLAYER apparel

Editions

Legend Edition

  • 100,000 Virtual Currency
  • 50,000 MyTEAM points
  • 20 MyTEAM League Packs (delivered one a week)
Preceded by
NBA 2K18
NBA 2K18
2018-2019
Succeeded by
NBA 2K20

References

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.