NBA 2K19

The two sides of NBA 2K are once again on display in this year's version. One side is the immensely polished and ambitious design that has propelled it to the top of the sports sim heap. The other is the tacky, brand-heavy microtransactions that dominate its showcase mode. I think the former outweighs the latter, but it's too bad that microtransactions overshadow what should otherwise be an amazing love letter to the sport of basketball. At least there's always franchise mode.

4/5

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NBA 2K19 Beginner's Guide - Offensive and Defensive Tips and Tricks

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NBA 2K19 Review Roundup, Gameplay, MyTeam, Cover Star, 20th Anniversary Edition - Everything we Know

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NBA 2K19 Review

Is NBA 2K19 more than the sum of its microtransactions? Our full review.

NBA 2K19 My Career Dials Back its VC Requirements in at Least One Area

Visual Concepts bends ever so slightly on NBA 2K19 microtransactions.

NBA 2K19's The Prelude Tackles the Chinese Basketball League in a Novel Way

NBA 2K explores basketball outside of America.

NBA 2K19 Gameplay: Watch Lebron's Lakers Take on Golden State as We Play This Year's Version

Want a sneak preview of the upcoming season? Here you go.

NBA 2K19's MyTeam is Getting a Bunch of New Modes and Better Card Drops

Quality of life changes and more are coming to NBA 2K19.

Here's the First Gameplay Trailer for NBA 2K19

All hail the king.

First NBA 2K19 Player Ratings Revealed, and Some Aren't Happy

No prize for guessing who's on top.

NBA 2K19's First Screenshot Revealed Along With Cover Star and Trailer

The first international star to grace the cover.

NBA 2K19 Revealed, Shows LeBron James From a Happier Time

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