NBA 2K24: Release date, platforms, and editions

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Yesterday, 2K revealed that the late Kobe Bryant, an NBA legend and icon for the sport, will grace the cover of two different editions of this year’s NBA 2K24. At the time, we figured the NBA 2K24 Kobe Bryant Edition and the Black Mamba Edition were going to be the two special editions of the game, perhaps priced a bit more expensive with a few extra features. As it turns out, the Kobe Bryant Edition will serve as a the standard edition of this year’s game with Kobe Bryant as the cover athlete.

2K reveal the full SKU details for NBA 2K24, including the release date, platforms, and all the different editions that will be available. We also got some top-level details of some of the features coming our way this year, including the new Mamba Moments.

NBA 2K24 release date and platforms

NBA 2K24 will be released worldwide on September 8. It will be available on PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC, depending on the edition you purchase. NBA 2K24 will support crossplay compatibility for PS5 and Xbox Series X|S.

NBA 2K24 25th Anniversary Edition

Newly revealed today is is the 25th Anniversary Edition. This new, limited availability edition is priced at $149.99 and will be available through September 10, 2023. It will be available for PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One and PC and includes the following:

  • 12-month subscription to NBA League Pass
  • Summer League pre-order bonus (available from July 7 – July 17, 2023)
  • 100K Virtual Currency and MyTEAM content, including:
    • 50K MyTEAM Points
    • Ruby Cover Star Kobe Bryant “Rookie Card”
    • 2K24 Option Pack Box
    • One 10-pack Box MyTEAM Promo Packs
    • Kobe Bryant Cover Star Sapphire Card (24 era)
    • 1 Diamond Shoe
    • 1 Ruby Coach
    • New 2-hour Double XP Coin;
  • MyCAREER content, including:
    • 15x 6 types of MyCAREER Skill Boosts
    • 15x 3 types of Gatorade Boosts;
    • 2-hour Double XP Coin;
      4x MyCAREER T-Shirts, Backpack; Electric Skateboard; and Arm Sleeves
    • Anew Black Mamba MyPLAYER Capsule featuring a Black Arm Sleeve, Purple Oversized T-Shirt, a Yellow T-shirt and a Kobe Player Panel.

NBA 2K24 pricing

NBA 2K24 Kobe Bryant Edition

The previously revealed Kobe Bryan Edition will serve as this year’s standard edition of the game. It will be priced at $59.99 on PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC and $69.99 on PS5 and Xbox Series X|S.

NBA 2K24 Black Mamba Edition

This will cost $99.99 and will be available on PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC. It includes 100K Virtual Currency and MyTEAM Content.

Both the Black Mamba Edition and 25th Anniversary Edition will include Dual-gen access for the PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One platforms.

Also available exclusively in the United States and Canada is a limited version of the WNBA Edition. This GameStop exclusive features WNBA All-Star and New York Liberty guard, Sabrina Ionescu, as this year’s cover star.