News items tagged with 2k sports

NBA 2K18 Microtransactions Changed Following Backlash

NBA 2K18 Microtransactions Changed Following Backlash

NBA 2K18 was released this week on PC and consoles (including the Nintendo Switch). And while fans of the basketball sim series are thrilled with the addition of The Neighborhood social space, these s...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 July 2018
WWE 2K18 Adds KFC's Colonel Sanders to the Roster

WWE 2K18 Adds KFC's Colonel Sanders to the Roster

About a couple of weeks ago, it was revealed that the developers Yuke’s and Visual Concepts’ forthcoming professional wrestling video...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 July 2018
WWE 2K18 Will Add The Hardy Boyz As DLC

WWE 2K18 Will Add The Hardy Boyz As DLC

As recently announced by 2K Sports, WWE 2K18 will have a $29.99 season pass that adds new content to the game throughout 2017 and 2018. Today 2K Sports has outlined exactly what comes with the WWE 2K1...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 July 2018
WWE 2K18: The Rock is Now a Music Producer

WWE 2K18: The Rock is Now a Music Producer

As the one of the highest paid actors in Hollywood right now, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has been incredibly busy with everything from blockbuster films to Apple commercials. Now it looks as if the wre...

By Riley Little on 18 July 2018
WWE 2K18 Officially Hitting Nintendo Switch

WWE 2K18 Officially Hitting Nintendo Switch

Whatever one’s opinion of wrestling may be, there’s no denying the popularity of the WWE – and this holds true for the company’s line...

By Riley Little on 17 July 2018
First-Ever Gameplay Footage of WWE 2K18 Slams into View

First-Ever Gameplay Footage of WWE 2K18 Slams into View

As the days begin to dwindle until the arrival of WWE 2K18 this October, anticipation continues to build. As is usually the case, 2K Games has left fans chomping at the bit to try out the newest insta...

By Riley Little on 17 July 2018
NBA 2K15

NBA 2K15

In the eyes of many basketball loving gamers, 2K Sports and the team at Visual Concepts have produced the NBA 2K series to be the r...

By Aaron Leach on 17 July 2018
NBA 2K15 Says Warriors Win Championship

NBA 2K15 Says Warriors Win Championship

Sports game developers don’t always refer to their big-budget titles as games; sometimes, they call them “simulations.” The goal is...

By Christopher Gates on 17 July 2018
NBA 2K15 Names Kevin Durant Cover Athlete

NBA 2K15 Names Kevin Durant Cover Athlete

After sharing the cover for the 2013 iteration of the hugely popular NBA 2K series, Kevin Durant is ready to fly solo. This year, f...

By Anthony Taormina on 17 July 2018
WWE 2K16 Adds 19 More Wrestlers

WWE 2K16 Adds 19 More Wrestlers

2K Sports is promising the largest roster in the history of the WWE 2K series with the latest entry, WWE 2K16. But 2K Sports tenden...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 July 2018
'WWE 2K14' 'WrestleMania Mode' Match List

'WWE 2K14' 'WrestleMania Mode' Match List

The “Showcase of the Immortals” is filled out at last. Following weeks of feverish fan-led speculation, WWE 2K14 developer Yukes! Interactive has unveiled the identities of all 46 of the game’s “Wres...

By Samuel James Riley on 17 July 2018
WWE 2K15

WWE 2K15

For several weeks now 2K Sports and developer Yuke’s have been teasing players with closer looks at WWE 2K15 in action. They’ve highlighted cool pre-order bonuses, wildly detailed screenshots and ev...

By Anthony Taormina on 17 July 2018
WWE 2K16 Cover Star is Stone Cold

WWE 2K16 Cover Star is Stone Cold

Though it flew under the radar, WWE 2K16 had a presence at E3 2015. It was during E3 that 2K Sports revealed the first six wrestlers confirmed for the upcoming game’s roster, including Bad News Barr...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 July 2018
Terminator Playable in WWE 2K16

Terminator Playable in WWE 2K16

As fans of the WWE are well aware, there will be a brand new core wrestling video game released every year. Each new iteration brings with it a new features, a revamped story mode of sorts, and a ha...

By Riley Little on 17 July 2018
WWE 2K16 Gets 12 More Wrestlers

WWE 2K16 Gets 12 More Wrestlers

WWE 2K16 has a lot to live up to. 2K Sports has claimed that the game will boast the largest roster in series history, but they’ve...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 July 2018
WWE 2K16 Guest Character Wish List

WWE 2K16 Guest Character Wish List

2K Sports is promising that WWE 2K16 will have the largest roster in series history, and so far they have been doing a good job of...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 July 2018
WWE 2K16 First Six Wrestlers

WWE 2K16 First Six Wrestlers

Last year’s WWE 2K15 was a current-gen disappointment. Suffering from the same problems as many sports titles do in the transition...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 July 2018
WWE 2K15 Release Date

WWE 2K15 Release Date

Sports games are known for providing gamers with a mildly different experience with a new installment every year, but that doesn’t...

By Riley Little on 16 July 2018
WWE 2K15 Screenshots

WWE 2K15 Screenshots

For the most part, many of the games that release this October have been pretty well covered and widely seen by outlets and consumers. WWE 2K15 was, up until today, the exception of that status quo,...

By Riley Little on 15 July 2018
WWE 2K15 Gets Delayed on Next-Gen

WWE 2K15 Gets Delayed on Next-Gen

This year is set to offer wrestling fans a very different type of wrestling video game. Pairing developer Visual Concepts with longtime franchise studio Yuke’s, 2K Games has completely revamped the...

By Riley Little on 15 July 2018
NBA 2K17 is September's Best-Selling Game

NBA 2K17 is September's Best-Selling Game

A spate of sports games dominate the NPD Group’s September game sales charts for 2016, with 2K Sports’ basketball title NBA 2K17 taking the number one spot. As evidenced by recent findings from the ma...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 July 2018
WWE 2K15 2K Showcase

WWE 2K15 2K Showcase

Those that pickup annual sports video games every year aren’t use to getting major change ups. The campaign usually stays true to last year’s offering, with some improvements throughout, but wrestli...

By Riley Little on 15 July 2018
WWE 2K15 Loses Hulk Hogan DLC

WWE 2K15 Loses Hulk Hogan DLC

UPDATE: According to The Games Cabin, the Hulk Hogan DLC for WWE 2K15 has since been made available to purchase and download yet again by 2K. That being said, it’s unclear if the DLC will remain per...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 July 2018
WWE 2K15 (Sting)

WWE 2K15 (Sting)

Wrestling fans have missed out on seeing a number of legendary grapplers go toe-to-toe with modern day superstars, so the concept of dream matches are a tragically common and inevitable sight amongs...

By Riley Little on 15 July 2018
WWE 2K17: The McMahons Are On the Roster

WWE 2K17: The McMahons Are On the Roster

Stephanie McMahon announces that she will be a playable character in the upcoming WWE 2K17, along with her father, Vince McMahon, and her brother, Shane McMahon. As is tradition, WWE is preparing to u...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 July 2018
NBA 2K14 Servers Reactivated

NBA 2K14 Servers Reactivated

The digital age of gaming has brought about a number of changes to the industry for the better. We’ve seen games steeply discounted on services like Steam in a manner that would be financially irres...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 July 2018
Top 20 Games to Watch

Top 20 Games to Watch

The toughest and yet most fun part of looking into the future of video games, is trying to pick which games are your most anticipat...

By Rob Keyes on 01 July 2018
‘NBA 2K13’ Adds Dream Team to Settle Year-Long Arguments

‘NBA 2K13’ Adds Dream Team to Settle Year-Long Arguments

All throughout the Olympics a debate was waged over which USA Men’s Basketball team is the greatest: the 2012 team that featured th...

By Anthony Taormina on 30 June 2018
‘NBA 2K13’ Unveils Trio of Cover Athletes

‘NBA 2K13’ Unveils Trio of Cover Athletes

While in the past two years 2K Sports has been emblazoning their NBA 2K covers with stars from the sports’ past, this year they are...

By Anthony Taormina on 30 June 2018
Michael Jordan Featured on NBA 2K11’s Cover

Michael Jordan Featured on NBA 2K11’s Cover

When NBA 2K11 hits stores on October 5th, the greatest player to ever pick up a basketball, Michael “Air” Jordan, will be the cover...

By Robert Bratcher on 27 June 2018
2K Sports Explains Charles Barkley’s Absence from ‘NBA 2K12

2K Sports Explains Charles Barkley’s Absence from ‘NBA 2K12

While gamers will be able to show off their b-ball skills on the NBA 2K12 courts with the likes of Larry Bird and Magic Johnson, th...

By Anthony Taormina on 27 June 2018
‘NBA 2K11’ Demo Impressions

‘NBA 2K11’ Demo Impressions

While most sports fans (and in turn sports gamers) are probably working through year 14 of their Madden ’11 franchise, the NBA seas...

By Zak Grim on 27 June 2018
NBA 2K11

NBA 2K11

If you’ve been awaiting the release ofNBA 2K11 and you’re a Game Rant reader, you’ve probably seen my first impressions of the demo, and you know I wasn’t too happy with it. It was pretty bare bones;...

By Zak Grim on 27 June 2018
Rumored ‘NBA 2K12’ DLC Adds ‘H.O.R.S.E.’ and ’21’ Game Modes

Rumored ‘NBA 2K12’ DLC Adds ‘H.O.R.S.E.’ and ’21’ Game Modes

While NBA 2K12, at least from our perspective, seemed like a pretty complete package, it appears that Visual Concepts is not done r...

By Anthony Taormina on 27 June 2018
Spike 2011 Video Game Awards Nominees & Hall of Fame Inductee

Spike 2011 Video Game Awards Nominees & Hall of Fame Inductee

The complete list of 2011 Spike Video Game Awards nominees have been announced! Every year since 2003, Spike has honored the best i...

By Tyler Schirado on 27 June 2018
NBA 2K12

NBA 2K12

Our first real look at NBA 2K12 has been released in the form of a fast-cut, minimal gameplay trailer that blends footage of today’...

By Anthony Taormina on 27 June 2018
WWE 2K18: PC and Consoles Have Same Release Date

WWE 2K18: PC and Consoles Have Same Release Date

WWE 2K18 is, by all accounts, one of the most promising iterations of the series yet. The game has received a major graphical overhaul over its predecessors, thanks largely to the decision to final...

By Cody Gravelle on 10 October 2017
WWE 2K16 Weekly Roster Update

WWE 2K16 Weekly Roster Update

On the heels of epic NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn and SummerSlam events this past weekend, WWE is riding high, and what better way to celebrate than with another roster update for the upcoming WWE 2K16? W...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 August 2015
News Wrap Up: Mega Man FPS, Halo 4 Microtransactions, SNES Mod & More!

News Wrap Up: Mega Man FPS, Halo 4 Microtransactions, SNES Mod & More!

It’s time to play catch-up on a few key games that are releasing this year and next, and share a few details you may have missed. Mega Man still can’t get a fair shake from Capcom, Halo 4 will proba...

By Rob Keyes on 01 October 2013