The free add-on for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and Windows PC brings two new playgrounds, new players, and more to the game.
In addition there are new daily challenges that offer rewards including one that can level up players as well as the opportunity for global competition, and a new championship mode.
Full press release is below. All images courtesy of 2K.
Free NBA 2K Playgrounds 2 DLC Adds 2019 All-Star and Valentine’s Day Playgrounds, Dozens of Players, Daily Challenges and More
NEW YORK – Feb. 7, 2019 – 2K has released the latest free DLC update for NBA 2K Playgrounds 2, the all-star two-on-two arcade basketball game from developer Saber Interactive for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch™ and Windows PC.
Available today on all platforms, this new DLC adds the 2019 NBA All-Star playground in Charlotte and a special Valentine’s Day playground. With a host of new cosmetic outfit items themed around both playgrounds and dozens of new players to unlock, there’s plenty of new content for gamers to enjoy!
Today’s update also introduces exciting new daily challenges with in-game rewards, including a new item that can level up characters to Diamond, plus the opportunity to compete globally and win the Prestige Ring in the brand-new unranked Championship Mode. There’s a number of new stability fixes and improvements based on community feedback, as well, including the ability to now see relevant player challenges in the pause menu.
NBA 2K Playgrounds 2 is rated E (Everyone) by the ESRB.
2K is a publishing label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTWO).
About Take-Two Interactive Software
Headquartered in New York City, Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. is a leading developer, publisher and marketer of interactive entertainment for consumers around the globe. The Company develops and publishes products principally through its wholly-owned labels Rockstar Games and 2K, as well as its Private Division label and Social Point, a leading developer of mobile games. Our products are designed for console systems and personal computers, including smartphones and tablets, and are delivered through physical retail, digital download, online platforms and cloud streaming services. The Company’s common stock is publicly traded on NASDAQ under the symbol TTWO. For more corporate and product information please visit our website at http://www.take2games.com.
Founded in 2005, 2K develops and publishes interactive entertainment globally for console systems, handheld gaming systems and personal computers, including smartphones and tablets, which are delivered through physical retail, digital download, online platforms and cloud streaming services. 2K publishes titles in today’s most popular gaming genres, including shooters, action, role-playing, strategy, sports, casual, and family entertainment. The 2K label has some of the most talented development studios in the world today, including Firaxis Games, Visual Concepts, Hangar 13, Cat Daddy Games and 2K China. 2K’s stable of high quality titles includes the critically acclaimed BioShock®, Borderlands™, Mafia, and XCOM® franchises, the beloved Sid Meier’s Civilization series, Evolve™, Battleborn®, the popular WWE 2K franchise and NBA 2K, the highest rated* annual sports title of this console generation.
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About Saber Interactive
Based in the U.S., Russia, and Spain, Saber Interactive is an independent developer whose credits include Quake Champions, Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary, Halo: The Master Chief Collectionand others. Saber’s NBA Playgrounds is one of the best-selling digital console titles of 2017. The company has multiple development studios across the world making great games and bringing fun interactive experiences to life.