Today, Visual Concepts displayed a spectacular brand-new trailer and screens for the new-gen variation of NBA 2K21, and we have something to state: wow! Between the excellent dribbling relocations and ultra-realistic gamer designs, this is as close as it gets to really being on the court and in existence of greats like Steph Curry and Luka Dončić.

Not to be puzzled with the current-gen version that introduced back in early September, this edition was developed from the ground up with the brand-new consoles in mind, and it reveals. The video footage was recorded on a PS5, however felt confident the video game is likewise concerning Xbox Series X/S. 

“Never prior to have we had the ability to provide this level of visual fidelity and realism in a computer game,” mentioned Greg Thomas, president of Visual Concepts. “NBA 2K21 is the standout title that finest provides the pledge of next-gen: really innovative graphics, lightning-fast load times and amazing brand-new functions and gameplay just possible on next-generation hardware.”


In a news release, Visual Concepts promoted the following improvements for new-gen:

  • A leap in visual improvements: next-gen lighting, textures, physics, animations, and more that push NBA 2K21’s visual discussion to the bleeding edge
  • Rebuilt gamer motion and gamer effect, driven by brand-new on-court animation and crash engines that produce a smoother, harder video game
  • The whole arena comes to life, with more than 150 special A.I.-driven characters communicating perfectly to produce a groundbreaking lower bowl experience
  • An broadened soundtrack with 202 tunes at launch and more to come.

Starting tomorrow, Visual Concepts will be breaking down more about the new-gen variation’s enhancements and functions by means of 3 Courtside Reports. Expect these reports to cover the core gameplay, the brand-new motion and the “Impact Engine,” along with the A.I. and significant modifications to the MyPlayer home builder. Then in the coming weeks, you can anticipate finding out more about what’s brand-new for the primary modes, like MyCareer, MyGM, and MyLeague. We’ll likewise lastly discover more about the increased WNBA material that the designers have actually been meaning. And then simply to keep our heads spinning, Visual Concepts left us with huge tease, stating it will expose more quickly about what it’s calling,  “the greatest growth of NBA 2K’s online basketball neighborhood function yet,” describing this as “the experience previously referred to as the Neighborhood.”

NBA 2K21 hits Xbox Series X/S on November 10 and launches on November 12 for PS5.