Is NBA 2K24 on Nintendo Switch?

James Busby
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NBA 2K24 is the latest iteration in the NBA 2K series and players are wondering if the game is available to play on Nintendo Switch. Here’s everything you need to know about whether or not you can enjoy the latest basketball sim on the hybrid console.

NBA 2K24 is the latest game in the franchise and with previous games in the franchise arriving on Nintendo Switch, fans may be wondering if the latest entry is also available on the portable device.

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Being able to take your games on the go and then enjoy them on the big screen once you’re back home is incredibly handy and is a huge reason why Nintendo’s most recent console has proved so popular since it launched.

If the hybrid console is your go-to device for gaming, here’s everything you need to know about whether you can play NBA 2K24 on Nintendo Switch.

Is NBA 2K24 available on Nintendo Switch?

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News on NBA 2K24 has been scarce, but things do look hopeful for Switch players.

Yes, NBA 2K24 is on Nintendo Switch.

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The game was released on Nintendo Switch, PS5, Xbox Series X/S, and PC on September 8, 2023.

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It’s important to note however that only the Kobe Bryant and Black Mamba editions are available on Nintendo Switch. The game’s 25th-anniversary edition is a Next-Gen console and PC exclusive only which may leave Switch players disappointed.

NBA 2K differences on Switch, Xbox & PlayStation versions

While each console version of NBA 2K offers the same gameplay modes, their graphical capabilities do differ. Nintendo Switch’s graphical performance doesn’t match the visual fidelity of the PS5 and Xbox Series X|S. 

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However, it does have the ability to be played on the go, which makes it great for those who want to shoot some hoops when they’re out and about. 

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