Archive | NBA 2K18

Despite Its Best Efforts, NBA 2K League Can’t Beat The Real Thing

The NBA is doing its best to put the “sports” into esports. For the past two months, the NBA has run the first video game league sponsored by a major sport, NBA 2K League, featuring 17 teams connected to franchises within the association. But sports simulation games, despite seeming like an obvious choice to go…Read […]

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NBA 1K Is An Excellent Takedown Of Terrible Microtransactions

In the latest episode of Bleacher Report’s fantastic Game of Zones series, in which the modern NBA is projected onto a Game of Thones-like setting, a gang of rookies are huddled around a ye olde game of basketeballe. And even in this fictional universe, the microtransactions are ruining it. Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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The NBA 2K League’s Combine Probably Wasn’t Rigged, But Didn’t Do Itself Any Favors Either

In a more open approach than most franchised esports leagues, the draft process for the NBA 2K League was open to any and all challengers who met a small set of requirements. Win 50 games in January’s online qualifiers, and you move on to phase 2: the combine. That combine then whittled 72,000 applicants down […]

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‘Suckin Dick While My Man Plays 2K’: When Video Games Meet Sex

Back in September 2017, one Twitter user informed the world that she was “suckin dick while my man plays 2K.” At first glance, it seemed like she was boasting about some video game foreplay, but no. She later clarified, “LMAO y’all thought i meant my mans dick?😂 fohhh.” Months later, I can’t stop thinking about […]

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Maybe This Is Why Everyone’s Mad At NBA 2K18

Despite being this year’s installment of what the Steam store description calls “the highest rated annual sports title,” NBA 2K18 has a “Mostly Negative” rating with over 3,000 reviews and counting. I investigated. The psychedelic spectacle it unfurled unto me shocked me to the core of my guts. I’m speechless. Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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It’s Official, Lonzo Ball’s Big Baller Brand ZO2 Will Be Featured In NBA 2K18

With many of the player ratings and screenshots for the upcoming NBA 2K18 video game surfacing as of late many people had one question on their mind (or not), will we see Lonzo Ball’s Big Baller Brand sneakers featured in the game? Well the answer is YES! The official NBA 2K Twitter account announced that […]

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It’s Official, Lonzo Ball’s Big Baller Brand ZO2 Will Be Featured In NBA 2K18

With many of the player ratings and screenshots for the upcoming NBA 2K18 video game surfacing as of late many people had one question on their mind (or not), will we see Lonzo Ball’s Big Baller Brand sneakers featured in the game? Well the answer is YES! The official NBA 2K Twitter account announced that […]

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Kyrie Irving Will Be The Cover Athlete Of NBA 2K18

We’re excited to announce defending NBA world champion @KyrieIrving as cover athlete for #NBA2K18! https://t.co/LAk0Oo980r pic.twitter.com/dse0c7PdUD — NBA 2K 2K18 (@NBA2K) June 1, 2017 2K Sports just announced that Kyrie Irving has been chosen to be the cover athlete of NBA 2K18. Paul George was chosen as the man last year, now it’s Kyrie’s time to […]

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