NBA 2K20

Game review by Jeff Haynes, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Basketball sim gets new content, but tech issues limit fun.

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 26 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 18+

What is basketball doing in my Casino game?

Imagine buying a sixty dollar game and having to pay for everything and the game has a literal slot machine. You heard me, actual gambling. Surprise mechanics, my ... They really need to change the rating. Honestly just get your kid a decent game that they can actually enjoy.
age 5+

Great game for basketball fans

Great game. My only concern is that the Nba2k games are the same every year with no big changes.Also, it may take a little time to get use to the controls.

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