The release for NBA 2K21 is approaching fast, and it will be the 22nd installment of the NBA 2K franchise. Basketball fans from all over the world are eagerly waiting for NBA 2K21 to arrive, and the game will become available for a variety of platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Windows PC, Nintendo Switch, Google Stadia, but also for the next-generation consoles PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X.
Strauss Zelnick, the boss of Take-Two Interactive (publisher for NBA 2K21), has defended its company’s decision to charge more money for the PS5 and Xbox Series X version of the game.
$10/£10 more than the usual price
Zelnick said that the price grow was designed to “reflect the quality of the experience” and that it was “an extremely modest price change given that prices haven’t changed for a very long time”.
The Current-Generation Standard Edition of the game costs £54.99 / $59.99
The Next-Generation Standard Edition of NBA 2K21 requires £64.99 / $69.99 to be paid by the customers.
The Mamba Forever Edition will be the most expensive version, as it’s worth£84.99 / $99.99.
NBA 2K21 will be released on September 4 for the usual platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Windows PC, Nintendo Switch, and Google Stadia. If the ongoing pandemic or nothing else will postpone events again, the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X consoles will arrive to the stores around Christmas. This means that there is a chance that the fans will be playing NBA 2K21 on a next-generation console starting from the very first day of 2021.
Take-Two Interactive also has great plans for its insanely popular game GTA V. The role-playing open-world title arrives for the upcoming next-generation consoles from Sony and Microsoft as an enhanced version in order to match the advanced hardware of the spectacular gaming gears.
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