NBA 2K18 The Prelude Out Today For Free

September 8, 2017Written by Tyler Treese

NBA 2K18 The Prelude

NBA 2K18 always has a free demo that players can check out before 2K’s basketball sim releases, and this year’s demo is now available. NBA 2K18 The Prelude released today on Friday, September 8. Players can find the demo on the PlayStation Store, and will be able to check out one of the game’s newest features: The Neighborhood. The new mode is a “shared world” that allows players to “experience the life of an NBA athlete, both on the court and off.”

Before you download NBA 2K18 The Prelude, check out the official trailer below:

Here’s the official synopsis from 2K:

We are excited to announce that NBA 2K18’s free demo, The Prelude, will be available to fans this Friday, September 8 at 12am ET on Xbox One and PlayStation 4. Fans can get an early taste of NBA 2K18 with this free, downloadable experience that begins their journey into The Neighborhood, the groundbreaking new way to play NBA 2K. The Neighborhood brings together the most loved elements of NBA 2K together into a shared world for players to truly experience the life of an NBA athlete, both on the court and off.

NBA 2K18 releases September 15, 2017 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC. Players will be able to continue from where they left off in NBA 2K18 The Prelude, as their progress will carry over to the full game.

Let us know what you think about NBA 2K18 The Prelude in the comments below, and if you wish other companies did this for their sports games!