Earlier today, 2K revealed a first look at its upcoming Season 7 for NBA 2K22. The game’s previous Season 6: Zero Gravity update, 2K focused on rising stars making their way to the NBA Playoffs. However, Season 7: Return of Heroes focuses on household names that continue to perform every season. This season’s cover athlete is MVP candidate Joel Embiid.
If you have an Xbox Game Pass subscription, you can download NBA 2K22 now and jump in on Season 7 when it arrives on May 20.
.@NBA2K 22 Season 7 Return of Heroes swoops in Friday 🦸♂️
Compete for incredible new rewards & prove yourself as a leader like scoring champ Joel Embiid as this year's NBA season comes to a close
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NBA 2K22 Season 7: Return of Heroes
My Career introduces daring new quests, all-new heroic courts, team-spirited NBA rewards, and more. PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC. Updates include the choice of an Affiliation mascot reward for reaching Level 30. Along with an NBA mascot award for reaching Level 40. PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X updates include a random NBA mascot outfit reward for reaching Level 30; and a Jetpack for reaching Level 40. Along with a new TKO event, and more. The event rewards include a slew of rewards, consisting of Skill Boosts, Boxing Shorts, Boxing Gloves, and 10,000 VC.
MyTeam includes Playoff Agendas, recreated moments based on big playoff performances, a LVL 40 Invincible Anthony Edwards; and hand-drawn hero cards featuring current players and Legends. Additionally, Murals are back, with Hero Galaxy Opal Zion Williamson as the Level 1 reward and Invincible Joel Embiid as the Challenger Mural’s collection complete reward. Lastly, a new Season Rewind Domination tier will be added to MyTEAM. Players can compete against the MyTEAM-best versions of the current NBA rosters for MyTEAM Points, Tokens, Hall of Fame badges, and an Invincible Tim Hardaway for earning all 99 Stars.
The W features a pair of former college teammates and WNBA legends as Hall of Fame tier rewards: Tamika Catchings and Chamique Holdsclaw. Other rewards include a Takeover Perk Picker, 2K Breakthrough Gear, Extra Badge Point, 4,000 total VC, a Seasonal Clothing Bundle, and a Tattoo;
2K Beats: The Search
NBA 2K’s annual international contest to discover the next up-and-coming artists, teamed up with SoundCloud this year to select the 20 winners to be added to the NBA 2K22 soundtrack. Check out the first 10 tracks being added to the game for Season 7 below and listen to them now on SoundCloud. Additionally, find out more about the first wave of winning artists here:
Check out the latest courtside report here for the full details on NBA 2K22 Season 7: Return of Heroes.