NBA 2K Playgrounds 2 to Release on October 16th
Not too long ago, it was announced that 2K would publish Saber Interactives sequel to their first arcade basketball game NBA Playgrounds. Well, we now have a launch date for NBA 2K Playgrounds 2. It will release on October 16, 2018 for various platforms, including the Xbox One, for the affordable price of $29.99 (USD).
Starring Hall of Famer Julius “Dr. J” Erving, NBA Champion Kevin Garnett, NBA All-Star Karl-Anthony Towns, and emerging Celtics star Jayson Tatum on the cover, NBA 2K Playgrounds 2 is said to step up the energy and attitude with new players, playgrounds and moves.
NBA 2K Playgrounds 2 will feature over 300 players at launch – including legendary new additions like Michael Jordan, Kobe Bryant, and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar – with nearly 200 additional players arriving in updates after release. The game will release with ten new and exciting playgrounds from around the world, including courts in Washington, D.C., St. Louis, Seoul and Australia, with additional courts planned for after launch.
In addition, the game will boast well over 100 signature moves, including showstoppers like Michael Jordan’s free throw line dunk, George Gervin’s Iceman finger roll and LeBron James’ self alley-oop. There are also many new customization items, such as jackets, shirts, pants, shorts and shoes. In addition, NBA 2K Playgrounds 2’s soundtrack will feature licensed tracks from hit artists like Run The Jewels, Oddisee and DJ Premier.
Source: Press Release/YouTube