Developer of the NBA games – 2k Games – has never let any official news to become visible among the NBA fans or gaming news seekers before it is officially announed. Even though gaming market is uproar with the chitchat about the upcoming sensational sequel of NBA 2k series. No official news, no big news has come out from the NBA game’s authority side, but during announcement of Take-Two’s earnings report for the fiscal fourth quarter they shared bit of information about NBA 2K16.
2K has officially announced that NBA 2k16 will be available on PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Xbox 360, PC and mobiles to play. The game will release sometime this Fall 2015, but the exact release date was not revealed. 2K also confirmed 7 million copies of NBA 2K15 have been shipped. This announcement was made here officially where Take two revealed earning’s report for the full year ended March 31 and fiscal fourth quarter.
Our prediction is NBA 2K16 will release early in October, before the release of WWE 2K16 which is schedule to release on 27 October 2015. Moreover, 2K would like to launch NBA 2K16 before the initiation of NBA league’s new season which start on October 27, 2015. NBA teams want to give gamers out of this world gaming experience where they can feel like the real life playing. While rumors are piling up, one more addition to that is the replacement of previous cover star. NBA 2014-2015 season cover star Kevin Durant will be replaced by Stephen Curry for the gaming cover of NBA 2K16. We don’t know if this is true, but his name appears in cover athelete category on Wikipedia.
Update: The Wikipedia page has been updated with Stephen Curry, James Harden, and Kevin Durant name in cover athelete category. Earlier, these 3 player were also rumoured to feature in NBA 2K16 cover.
NBA 2K16 game is expected to be integrated with all new advanced features. If we look at the previous season game that includes the face scan feature, It is expected NBA 2k16 will feature full body scan. This news can be accept as officially announced since many plays of NBA team have uncovered that they have already gone through the scanning process for the NBA 2k16 game, this will certainly advance the graphics of the NBA 2k16.