Learn about the NBA 2K Esports League, where the best NBA 2K players from around the world compete against each other for a chance to be crowned champion.
What is NBA 2K?
NBA 2K is a basketball simulation video game developed and published by Visual Concepts. It is the nineteenth installment in the NBA 2K franchise and the successor to NBA 2K18. It was released on September 11, 2018, for Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, iOS and Android.
What is NBA 2K Esports?
NBA 2K Esports is a professional competitive gaming league operated by the National Basketball Association (NBA). Launched in 2018, the league features the best NBA 2K players in the world competing against each other in tournaments and matches. NBA 2K Esports has partnerships with numerous gaming organizations and sponsors, making it one of the most successful and well-funded professional gaming leagues in the world.
What are the benefits of NBA 2K Esports?
The benefits of NBA 2K Esports are many, and they include:
-Increased interest in the NBA and professional basketball
-An opportunity for professional players to showcase their skills and earn additional income
-Improved teamwork and communication among players
-A chance for fans to connect with their favorite players and teams in a new way
-An exciting new way to watch and follow professional basketball
How can I get involved in NBA 2K Esports?
There are a few ways you can get involved in NBA 2K Esports. You can join an NBA 2K League team as a player, streamer, or coach. You can also participate in online and offline tournaments.
The NBA 2K League is the official NBA-sanctioned esports league. It is a joint venture between the NBA and Take-Two Interactive, the company that makes NBA 2K. The league launched in 2018 with 17 teams. Each team represents a different NBA franchise.
Players in the NBA 2K League compete against each other in 5-on-5 games ofNBA 2K19, the latest version of the game. The regular season runs from April to August, followed by playoffs and finals in August and September.
You can also join an offline or online tournament. Many tournaments are run by amateur organizations, but some are organized by professional esports organizations like FACEIT and ESL.
To join an NBA 2K League team, you must be 18 years old and have played NBA 2K for at least 50 hours in the past year. You also need to have an account in good standing on PlayStation 4 or Xbox One, the two consoles that the league uses.
If you want to join a team as a coach or streamer, there is no minimum age or hour requirement, but you do need to have an account in good standing on Twitch, YouTube, or another live streaming platform.