[NBA 2K23] PRE-ORDER FAQ

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Where can I pre-order NBA 2K23?

 

What do I get for pre-ordering?

  • 5,000 Virtual Currency
  • 5,000 MyTEAM Points
  • 10 MyTEAM Promo Packs (delivered one a week)
  • A Boost for each MyCAREER Skill type
  • A Boost for each Gatorade Boost type
  • MyPLAYER Devin Booker Jersey
  • MyTEAM Free Agent Card (95 Rated Devin Booker)

Each retailer may have some exclusive pre-order bonuses - make sure to check with your favorites to see if there are any extras in store for you!

 

What platforms will I be able to purchase NBA 2K23 on?

  • Microsoft
    • Xbox One
    • Xbox X|S
  • Sony
    • PlayStation 4
    • PlayStation 5
  • Nintendo
    • Switch
  • PC
    • Steam

 

What NBA 2K23 versions will be available to purchase this year?

  • NBA 2K23 Standard Edition [Current-Gen] 
    • For PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, or Steam
    • Physical or digital purchase available
    • The base game
  • NBA 2K23 Standard Edition [Next-Gen]
    • For PlayStation 5 or Xbox X|S
    • Physical or digital purchase available
    • The base game
  • NBA 2K23 Digital Deluxe Edition*
    • For PlayStation or Xbox 
    • Digital only
    • Both Current-Gen and Next-Gen versions of the game
    • 10,000 MyTEAM Points
    • 10 MyTEAM Tokens
    • 23 MyTEAM Promo Packs
      • At your first launch you get 10 packs, plus an Amethyst topper pack
      • Then get 2 packs per week for 6 weeks
    • Sapphire Devin Booker and Ruby Michael Jordan MyTEAM Cards
    • 1 Free Agent Option Pack
    • 1 Diamond Jordan Shoe
    • 1 Ruby Coach Card Pack
    • MyCAREER
      • 10 Boosts for each MyCAREER Skill Boost type
      • 10 Boosts for each Gatorade Boost type
      • 1 2-Hr Double XP Coin
      • 4 Cover Star T-Shirts
      • 1 Backpack and Arm Sleeves
      • 1 Custom-designed Cover Star Skateboard
  • NBA 2K23 Michael Jordan Edition*
    • For PlayStation, Xbox, Switch, or Steam
    • Both Current-Gen and Next-Gen versions of the game are included for Xbox and PlayStation
    • 100,000 Virtual Currency (VC)
    • 10,000 MyTEAM Points
    • 10 MyTEAM Tokens
    • 23 MyTEAM Promo Packs
      • At your first launch you get 10 packs, plus an Amethyst topper pack
      • Then get 2 packs per week for 6 weeks
    • Sapphire Devin Booker and Ruby Michael Jordan MyTEAM Cards
    • 1 Free Agent Option Pack
    • 1 Diamond Jordan Shoe
    • 1 Ruby Coach Card Pack
    • MyCAREER
      • 10 Boosts for each MyCAREER Skill Boost type
      • 10 Boosts for each Gatorade Boost type
      • 1 2-Hr Double XP Coin
      • 4 Cover Star T-Shirts
      • 1 Backpack and Arm Sleeves
      • 1 Custom-designed Cover Star Skateboard
  • NBA 2K23 Championship Edition*
    • For PlayStation, Xbox, or Steam
    • Both Current-Gen and Next-Gen versions of the game are included for Xbox and PlayStation
    • NBA League Pass 12 Month subscription
    • 100,000 Virtual Currency (VC)
    • MyTEAM
      • 10% XP Boost on MyTEAM Season Progression
      • 10,000 MyTEAM Points
      • 10 MyTEAM Tokens
      • 23 MyTEAM Promo Packs
        • At your first launch you get 10 packs, plus an Amethyst topper pack
        • Then get 2 packs per week for 6 weeks
      • Sapphire Devin Booker and Ruby Michael Jordan MyTEAM Cards
      • 1 Free Agent Option Pack
      • 1 Diamond Jordan Shoe
      • 1 Ruby Coach Card Pack
    • MyCAREER
      • 10% XP Boost on MyCAREER Season Progression
      • Michael Jordan-themed Go-Kart
      • 10 Boosts for each MyCAREER Skill Boost type
      • 10 Boosts for each Gatorade Boost type
      • 1 2-Hr Double XP Coin
      • 4 Cover Star T-Shirts
      • 1 Backpack and Arm Sleeves
      • 1 Custom-designed Cover Star Skateboard
  • *Belgium content will not include:
      • Virtual Currency
      • MyTEAM Points
      • MyTEAM Promo Packs
    • Instead they will get:
      • Euro Starter Kit – 85-90 rated cards for 6 Euro Players
        - 1 Amethyst Ricky Rubio (90 OVR)
        - 1 Ruby Drazen Petrovic (88 OVR)
        - 1 Ruby Clint Capela (87 OVR)
        - 1 Sapphire Nic Batum (85 OVR)
        - 1 Sapphire Frank Ntilikina (85 OVR)
        - 1 Sapphire Rik Smits (85 OVR)

 

What is the WNBA version?

  • In US and Canada players can purchase a special physical version of the Standard Edition featuring Sue Bird and Diana Taurasi on the cover, great players who have changed the game over the past two decades, available exclusively through Gamestop retailers. This edition will include some special digital bonus content:
    • 1 Sue Bird Jersey in The W and in MyCAREER
    • 1 Diana Taurasi Jersey in The W and in MyCAREER

 

Will there be any cross-progression or crossplay between the different versions of NBA 2K23 or the modes?

  • There will not be crossplay between different consoles or PC. There will, however, be cross-progression in MyTEAM across generations of consoles from the same console family (Xbox One → Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation4 → PlayStation5).

 

When can I get on the court with NBA 2K23?

  • The opening tip-off is on September 9, 2022