Rising considerations over a possible NBA 2K22 delay are beginning to snowball throughout the sport’s fanbase. While followers can pre-order the sport and have an official release date, the dearth of promoting materials (trailer, gameplay footage) has some people pondering the sport is ready for a prolonged delay.
Will NBA 2K22 Be Delayed?
On the time of penning this, we’re round 3 weeks away from the official launch of the most recent NBA sport from 2K Video games. Regardless of the sport being solely weeks away, followers of the franchise have but to see any strong advertising and marketing materials.
The ‘official’ trailer was launched a while in the past now, showcasing little or no sport footage. It was extra of a reveal video than an official sport trailer. Once more, at the moment of 12 months, you’d count on the sport to be totally marketed and prepared for prime pre-order ranges. That simply doesn’t really feel like its the case
As of now, all we’ve acquired is similar screenshots of ‘new participant graphics’ which have been doing the rounds for a while now.
New groups for acquainted faces in #NBA2K22🔥
Which participant are you operating with first?
— NBA 2K (@NBA2K) August 16, 2021
It’s secure to say, the dearth of official sport content material has sparked anger amongst the neighborhood – with many Tweeters voicing their opinions on the matter.
To additional strengthen the probabilities of delay, we are able to look again 5 years to when NBA Playgrounds was delayed on the final minute.
In that case, advertising and marketing materials was missing and the sport’s builders (Sabia Interactive) ended up delaying the sport on the final minute – as 2K Video games needed so as to add further options and gameplay modifications.
NBA 2K22 Launch Date
The unique launch date for NBA 2K22 was set for September tenth, 2021. Pre-orders are actually reside and followers of the sport should buy it earlier than seeing any gameplay footage or an official trailer – unusual.
Whether or not or not the sport will formally launch on that date remains to be unknown. Nonetheless, with lack of precise content material, the probabilities of a delay are beginning to improve.