NBA 2K has announced the NBA 2K19 MyTEAM Unlimited $250,000 Tournament, which will run October 13, 2018-February 13, 2019.
The tournament will be played using the new MyTEAM Unlimited Mode; which features 5-on-5 NBA-style gameplay and allows users to choose any 13 cards from their Collection.
The contest will take place over the course of 16 Weekend Qualifier GameDays, 1 per week. Users must qualify to participate in each GameDay by playing MyTEAM Unlimited Mode to earn a certain number of tickets. Each GameDay will crown one qualifier for both Xbox One and PS4; determined based on a score earned for each game played during the GameDay.
Qualifiers will advance to a single elimination tournament, scheduled to take place on February 2, 2019. Winners of the Xbox One and PS4 tournaments; will be crowned console champions and advance to the Championship Finals; which will be played on Xbox One the week before NBA All-Star Weekend in NYC; and will be contested in a best of 3 format and livestreamed on 2K channels.
The Championship Finals winner will earn a $250,000 cash prize; and both finalists will earn a trip to NBA All-Star Weekend with tickets to all events.
The contest is open to NBA 2K19 players age 18 and over. Full contest rules will be posted at a later date at nba.2k.com/2k19/myteamtournament.