Today, NBA 2K23 developer 2K Games announced that the Arcade Edition of the famous basketball sim will release on Apple Arcade on October 18 this year. 2K Games has recently released its newest game NBA 2K23 with multiple editions and on multiple platforms.
While the game’s mobile version is released as a yearly content update in NBA 2K Mobile, 2K is releasing NBA 2K23: Arcade Edition exclusively on Apple Arcade.
NBA 2K23 Arcade Edition will feature several game modes along with an exclusive new mode
NBA 2K23: Arcade Edition will bring a new exclusive game mode called The Greatest. Players can play as 20 basketball legends like Kevin Durant, Dirk Nowitzki, Devin Booker, Shaquille O’Neal, Michael Jordan, Luka Doncic, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, and many more in this game mode. Other available game modes in NBA 2K23: Arcade Edition is:
- MyCAREER: Start a new NBA journey with a new customized player. Start from a young rookie to an NBA legend. Players can customize their players with Nike, Jordan, or Adidas apparel before practicing drills on the new outdoor MyCOURT.
- Association Mode: Players can become the GM or Head Coach of their favorite NBA franchise and build their dream team according to their choice.
- Quick Match: Players can pick their favorite NBA teams and compete against others in a 5v5 basketball game. In the Blacktop Mode, they can also play street basketball in 1v1, 3v3, or 5v5 games.
- Online Multiplayer: Players can choose from 30 NBA teams and compete against their friends or random players in real-time PvP basketball online matches.
NBA 2K23 will also feature commentary from real-life NBA pundits
For the first time, mobile players will get commentary from real-life NBA analysts, such as Kevin Harlan, Brian Anderson, Greg Anthony, Grant Hill, and Doris Burke. NBA 2K23 Arcade Edition will be available on Apple Arcade for a monthly subscription price of $4.99 with a one-month free trial.
Players can play the game on iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple TV. With a one-month free trial, Apple Arcade is also a part of the Apple One Individual ($14.95), Family ($19.95), and Premier ($29.95) monthly plans. Additionally, Cross-platform gameplay is also supported with the subscription. Xbox or PS Dualshock controllers are also compatible with the NBA 2K23: Arcade Edition. For more information about the game, visit the Apple App Store.
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