NBA 2K23 Release Date, Time & will be on Game Pass .

NBA 2K23 Season 1 release date speculation and rewards

NBA 2K23 Season 1 release date

The official release date for NBA 2K23 is Friday, September 9th 2022.

  • PS and Xbox user : PlayStation Store Page for NBA 2K23 states the release time will be midnight in your local timezone, this is expected to be the same for Xbox users .
  • PC user:  the official Steam Store Page states that the game will launch on September 8th at 9AM PT / 12PM ET / 5PM BST.

NBA 2K23 Season 1 rewards

For the player base to start in MyTEAM Season 1, the tier 1 player is a free agent card for Giannis Antetokounmpo, which everyone will get.

The reward for ranking up to level 40 is 90s-era Chicago Bulls legend Scottie Pippen. He is ranked at the Pink Diamond level and is certainly a player to watch when the season begins.

During NBA 2K23 MyTEAM Season 1 there are 8 collections to complete with Amethyst and Diamond rewards for the most common cards pulled from packs.

One of these cards is the Diamond Lamar Odom which is available in:

  • Vaults
  • Triple Threat Online
  • Triple Threat Online: Co-Op Competitive
  • Clutch Time Wheel Spins
  • Draft’s Ascension
  • The Weekly Wheel (Log-in Rewards)

Will NBA 2K23 be on Game Pass?

NBA 2K23 is not on Game Pass at launch and 2K hasn’t announced any plans to bring the game to the service.

NBA 2K23 wiki :

NBA 2K3 is a 2002 sports video game developed by Visual Concepts and published by Sega for GameCube, PlayStation 2 and Xbox.

Developer(s) Visual Concepts
Publisher(s) Sega Sports
Series NBA 2K
Platform(s) GameCube, PlayStation 2, Xbox
Release GameCube, PlayStation 2

  • NA: October 8, 2002
  • EU: March 28, 2003


  • NA: October 8, 2002
  • EU: April 17, 2003
Genre(s) Sports
Mode(s) Single-player, multiplayer