Play NBA 2K19 before the official Release with The Prelude

Players who download the Prelude; will have the opportunity to play the first chapter of “The Way Back” for free; in advance of NBA 2K19 launch.

NBA 2K19 has released the Prelude – the first chapter of NBA 2K19’s MyCAREER mode. Featuring performances by actors:

  • Anthony Mackie (Avengers, Altered Carbon)
  • Haley Joel Osment (The Sixth Sense, Silicon Valley)
  • Michael Rapaport (Atypical, White Famous)
  • Aldis Hodge (Straight Outta Compton, Hidden Figures)
  • Rob Huebel (Transparent, Bob’s Burgers)
  • and more.

The Prelude begins with you at the centre of the experience of a hoops player with NBA dreams working to succeed in the Chinese Basketball League. As you develop your skills and gain recognition in China, the opportunity to return stateside comes when you receive an invite to play in the G League. Through hard work and perseverance, your chance to play on the main stage in the NBA comes late in the season when a roster spot opens up.

The NBA 2K19 Standard Edition will be available on September 11, 2018. The 20th Anniversary Edition will be available on September 7, 2018. Pre-orders for both editions are available now.