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All-new, anime-themed Season features fresh “First Fridays” tracks from London-based record label Ninja Tune
2K today revealed an in-depth look at Season 5 coming to NBA® 2K22 this Friday, February 25. Anime has arrived in The City and Cancha Del Mar, where players can experience ani-mazing apparel, a futuristic hoverboard, and a powerful Grand Prize. Season 5 also includes new music added to the soundtrack in partnership with Ninja Tune and lots of new content and updates across MyCAREER, MyTEAM, and The W* modes.
NBA 2K22 Season 5: ‘Power Within’ dives into players awakening a rare, legendary power that only a few possess. The anime-style journey features two-time champion Kevin Durant, 2019 first-round pick Rui Hachimura, and if the prophecy is true, future NBA superstar Paolo Banchero. While discovering the Power Within, players will experience the following:
- MyCAREER introduces new Level 40 rewards including either a Wildcat, Viper, Knight, or Beast Affiliation Skin based on players’ affiliation for PlayStation 5 or Xbox Series X|S, or a mascot for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, NSW, and PC. More additions include new thrilling quests, cutting-edge rewards, and environment updates around the City and the Cancha Del Mar with new murals and court floors;
MyTEAM offers Dynamic Ratings, meaning the cards will receive regular updates for the remainder of the regular season, six MyTEAM collections spanning six decades, and an NBA 75 Domination tier, Galaxy Opal Paul Millsap, Dark Matter Ray Allen, and much more;
- The W* offers new rewards, with the Hall of Fame tier player cards including Sacramento legends Ticha Penicheiro and Yolanda Griffith, along with a Takeover Perk Picker. The other three reward tiers consist of 4,000 VC, an extra Badge Point, 2K Breakthrough Gear, Seasonal Clothing Bundle, and a Custom Player Indicator;
- ‘First Fridays’ this season features a number of top tracks from UK-based label Ninja Tune artists. Check out the latest music in-game on the soundtrack and at Club 2K.
For all the details on what’s included in Season 5 of NBA 2K22, check out the latest Courtside Report.
NBA 2K22 is available worldwide for PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC platforms. For more information, please visit the NBA 2K22 official website.