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NBA 2K7 actually marked the second straight time


NBA 2K7 actually marked the second straight time that  2K22 MT Shaq was on the cover, which first occurred in NBA 2K6. Allen Iverson and Shaq were the only players with numerous solo covers at that time. The album was highly praised for aspects such as the presentation, soundtrack, and the gameplay. There were some issues with the controls and it was reminiscent of the previous version. The game did not do much to improve the experience. It may not seem like much, however, the design of the menus was extensively criticised by some, some calling them ugly.

It could be argued that the best player to ever appear on the cover of these games was Kobe Bryant in NBA 2K10. This was actually an important game in the series due to a significant reason. It was the first installment that marked the launch of the MyPlayer mode, which has remained beloved even now a decade later. Of course, the mode had some kinks to work out but it was nevertheless an excellent new addition to the franchise. Summer League and sideline reporter Doris Burke were also welcome inclusions. There were a few technical issues with the game especially after its launch.

The ESPN license was added to the series in a significant manner with ESPN NBA Basketball before ESPN NBA 2K5 arrived. It was a landmark entry as it was the final NBA game developed by SEGA prior to the time that the company was sold. The ESPN presentation was perhaps the show-stealer. However, it was gone after this edition. Ben Wallace was the first player to be a part of the game as well as Allen Iverson's very first. It also featured modes like 24/7 and Associate, which had mixed receptions. Still, the gameplay was great and it cost just $20 tag, which made it a great bargain.

Four games are tied for an 87-rated rating. NBA 2K14 from 2K14 to 2K16 received the exact score, which shows the uniformity of the franchise. 2K14 included the LeBron James: Path to Greatness mode as well as Euroleague teams. It also had an outstanding soundtrack. 2K15 wasn't a whole lot of innovative stuff, but it did add to the existing features that worked. 2K16 created a massive impact by introducing the idea of MyLeague making it customizable with franchise relocations. This allowed players to gain the experience of Cheap MT 2K22 creating distinctive leagues. MyCareer mode also offered an unforgettable experience in the current era.