When Will NBA 2K22 Servers Shut Down

Learn when NBA 2K22 servers will shut down permanently.

Players have recently been wondering about the 2K22 servers’ shut down date. The American publisher 2K Games releases new NBA titles every year. These titles are sought after by every basketball fan around the world. One of the major attractions of these games is the ability to play with ballers across the globe. These games have multiple online modes where you can duke it out with another player and emerge victorious. But you can only play online in a title until its servers are up.

NBA 2K22 Servers Shut Down Date

NBA 2K22 Online Mode Gameplay

NBA 2K22 will no longer be available as of December 31, 2023. It will be discontinued from January 1, 2024 and players will not be able to purchase this game anymore. Although you will be able to play offline modes, players will not be able to access multiplayer and online game modes. Additionally, all features that will require you to connect to any 2K servers will not be available.

Even though this news might come as a surprise to most NBA 2K22 players, if you follow the trend of 2K Games shutting down the servers, this game’s discontinuation status becomes even more clear.

Let’s take a look at 2K22’s predecessor NBA 2K21. This game was released on September 4, 2020. After 2 years of its release, the game’s servers were shut down on December 31, 2022. And the case was the same with the following:

  • NBA 2019
    • Release Date: September 11, 2018
    • Server Shut Down Date: December 31, 2020
  • NBA 2020
    • Release Date: September 5, 2019
    • Server Shut Down Date: December 31, 2021

According to this trend, we predict that for 2K22, the servers will go down permanently on December 31, 2023. In order to make room for the new titles, the publishers shut down the previous servers.

How Does it Affect the Game?

Once the servers are shut down, you can no longer play Ranked or League Matches. You will be able to play the game but only the offline parts of it. Moreover, it will also affect any modes that earn or uses VC (Virtual Currency).

We hope this guide cleared all your doubts about the NBA 2K22 Servers Shut Down Date. While you are here, you can check out or NBA 2K22 section for helpful guides, right here on Gamer Tweak.