NBA 2K17 fans are worried about picking a sponsorship deal among four different shoe brands. Players can choose Nike, Adidas, Jordan, or Under Armour in the game. Here?s some tips on what you should pick in the NBA 2K17 MyCareer shoe deals.
Choose Your Sponsor
In NBA 2K17 MyCareer mode, known basketball shoe brands?will sponsor the player character. Players can choose one of them and enjoy benefits like free shoes, custom colors, and even a full-on, player-designed shoe from their brand. This system is similar to joining game factions, but is extremely cosmetic.
Four Tiers of Brand Allegiance
On TastyDonutHD?s thread on the NBA2k Reddit, fans were able to pool data on the bonuses on each sponsor. Here?s the list of recorded bonuses per sponsor.
- Draft: 10th Draft
- Level 1: ?
- Level 2: 124 Virtual Currency per event, All Under Armor Shoes free, Rookie of the Year 880 VC, 3pt Contest Winner 380 VC
- Level 3: 144 VC per event, personalized colorway, ROTY 960 VC 3pt 560 CV
- Level 4: 168 VC per event, Signature Shoe, all-NBA 1st Team 1200 VC, 3 pt 540 VC
- Draft: ?
- Level 1: 92 VC per event, All NBA team 720VC, Dunk Contest Winner 400VC
- Level 2 120 VC per event, All Jordan shoes free, All NBA Team 880VC, Dunk Contest Winner 480VC
- Level 3: 148 VC per event, Custom Colorway, ?All NBA Team 1040 VC, Dunk Contest Winner 560VC
- Level 4: 176 VC per event, Signature Shoe, All NBA Team 1200 VC, Dunk Contest Winner 640VC
- Draft: 1st Draft
- Level 1: 100 VC per event, all-Rookie first team 640 VC, Finals MVP 600 VC
- Level 2: 128 VC per event, all Adidas shoes free, all-Rookie first team 880 VC, Finals MVP 800 VC
- Level 3 140 VC per event, Custom Colorway, Finals MVP 1000 VC, All-Star Game Starter 720 VC
- Level 4: 160 VC per even, Signature Shoe, Finals MVP 1200, VC All Star Game Starter 960 VC
- Draft: 2nd Draft
- Level 1: 88 VC per event, NBA Championship 800 VC, Season MVP 800 VC
- Level 2: 116 VC per event, all Nike shoes free, Championship 880 VC, MVP 960 VC
- Level 3: 152 VC per event, Custom Colorway, Champioship 960 VC, MVP 1040 VC
- Level 4: 184 VC per event, Signature Shoe, Championship 1040, MVP 1200
At best, aim for Nike or Jordan if you want to maximize your VC gain from these cosmetic factions. However, you can pick any brand you like depending on your interests. Stay updated on more NBA 2K17 MyCareer news here on TheBitBag.