The release date for NBA 2K22 is almost here but there is no demo for fans to download.

2K Games has announced a host of quality of life improvements for the gameplay as well as much-needed enhancements to last year’s bare bones the City and the W. They have also just announced all of the clothing brands available for MyCareer and people from the west midlands will be either thrilled or sickened to see the mighty Wolverhampton Wanderers.

The developers have promised a bunch of fresh features and upgrades to the gameplay, but you will not be able to sample them before the game’s launch.

NBA 2K22 | Official Gameplay Reveal Trailer

NBA 2K22 | Official Gameplay Reveal Trailer

Is there an NBA 2K22 demo?

There is no NBA 2K22 demo available to download from the PSN or Microsoft stores.

Instead, you can only get and play last year’s preview. Unfortunately, this will not provide you with a true reflection of the forthcoming instalment’s visual advancements and fresh gameplay features.

As for what’s new, 2K Games’ deep dive touts a fresh shot meter which attempts to provide more realism. It has a larger window when shooting with better players, meanwhile it has a much smaller window when under pressure, fatigued, or shooting with someone who is trash.

Defence has also been completely rebuilt with body-up rides and bumps feeling more rewarding thanks to new motion. Bump steals and body up snatches have also been reduced, and shifts, launches, stops, and cuts are all said to feel much tighter.

Why is there no NBA 2K22 demo?

2K Intel reports that there is no NBA 2K22 demo because the development team wanted to focus on creating the best game possible for both current and next-gen systems.

The Twitter account is the most reputable source for leaks and intel concerning Take-Two’s basketball franchise, and they announced there will be no playable sample all the way back in July. It’s acknowledged that previews have been available in the past, but it has started to disappear from other sports series such as FIFA.

Release date

The release date for the full game is September 10th.

It’s coming out very soon, but – again – it’s very unfortunate that there’s no playable taste available for fans. Even though the comparable FIFA didn’t release a demo last year, it still had a 10-hour trial available on EA’s subscription service.

You may want to wait for reviews before buying, but – if you’re committed – you can pre-order this year’s basketaball game now.

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