NBA 2K is a highly competitive sports game and its premise is to simulate conditions such as those in the NBA. They use the same rules as real-life NBA games and the developers of the game have recreated actual NBA players with similar gameplay as their real-life counterparts. NBA 2K can be played on PlayStation (2, 3 and 4), Xbox, GameCube, Xbox 360, Wii, and many more devices.
NBA 2K has only recently become a part of the esports lineup in 2018 and has since thrived as one of the most popular sports-related esports to date. Each season lasts about 15 to 17 weeks and includes a proper format that is followed with regards to matches and tournaments. This set format means that tournaments are also categorized and include the Tip-Off Tournament, the Turn Tournament, and the Ticket Tournament.