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NBA 2K is the first installment of the NBA 2K series. It was published by Sega Sports and developed by Visual Concepts. The cover features Allen Iverson of the Philadelphia 76ers.


The game modes feature Exhibition, Seasons, Playoffs, Practice, and Customizations. In Customizations, the player can create a fake or real NBA player and/or team. They may also change their team's starting lineups. Also, players can move onto different rosters. You can also import created players and teams to another person's Dreamcast.


On release, Famitsu magazine scored the game a 33 out of 40.


  • This is the only game in the NBA 2K series that doesn't allow online play.