The WNBA was added to NBA 2K22 MT 2K's roster three years ago with NBA 2K20. Therefore, it's somewhat of a surprise that it's taken only time for a female player to make it onto the cover, particularly since 2K Sports often releases multiple versions of the game starring different athletes.
For example, 2K21 featured Damian Lillard on consoles of the last generation, and Zion Williamson on Series X and PS5 versions. Also, there was the special "Mamba Forever" edition that was named in honor of Kobe Bryant.
The standard cover will feature Luka Doncic, Dallas Mavericks' star player as well as the NBA 75th Anniversary Edition cover features NBA legends Dirk Nowitzki and Kareem AbdulJabbar. There's a special edition that features the Washington Wizards' Rui Hachimura the only one that's available in Japan.
Luka Doncic as well as Candace Parker are among the stars of the cover for NBA 2K22. Dallas Mavericks star Luka Doncic, Chicago Sky and WNBA standout Candace Parker and Brooklyn Nets star Kevin Durant are among the players to be featured in the upcoming NBA 2K video game release as announced by the company today.
NBA legends Kareem Abdel-Jabbar (with Durant) will grace the cover of the NBA 75th anniversary edition. Parker will be the first WNBA player to be featured on the NBA 2K cover in Buy 2K22 MT the GameStop Exclusive edition.