Today, Saber Interactive announced a sequel to NBA Playgrounds! NBA Playgrounds 2 will be out this year on PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Nintendo Switch. Check out the debut trailer!
In a press release, Saber announced some things to look forward to in this sequel. First, there will be a championship mode with a worldwide ranked league system. This league will have multiple solos and co-op divisions to conquer. There will also be a new season mode. There’s also improved matchmaking with dedicated servers, the arrival of four-player online matches, the return of three-point contests, custom matches, and more. Honestly, these changes sound great, but I’m most excited about a season mode where I can take my take my team through the regular season and playoffs.
Of course, NBA Playgrounds 2 will feature all of your favorite current and retired players. Some of them include Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant, James Harden, Kyrie Irving, LeBron James, Russell Westbrook, Giannis Antetokounmpo, Anthony Davis, DeMar DeRozan, Damian Lillard, Karl-Anthony Towns, Shaquille O’Neal, Magic Johnson, Dr. J., Allen Iverson and Larry Bird. There are new moves and power-ups to bust out, improved AI, and new player models and animations.
Are you ready for some more basketball? Let us know what you think about today’s news in the comments!