NBA 2K24, the latest installment in the iconic basketball simulation series, offers players a chance to immerse themselves in the thrilling world of basketball.
Today, we’re diving deep into one of the most exhilarating moves in the game: the dunk.
Whether you’re a seasoned player or a newbie, this guide will walk you through the steps to perfect your dunking skills in NBA 2K24.
How to Dunk in NBA 2K24
The best way to practice all gameplay concepts in NBA 2K24 is by heading to the Practice Area.
Today, we’ll run you through the process of learning how to dunk by using the Tutorial Mode that’s available in 2KU.
- Navigating to the Practice Area:
- From the main menu of NBA 2K24, head to the “Play Now” section.
- Use your left stick to navigate all the way over to “2KU”, the dedicated practice area of NBA 2K24. This section is invaluable for getting accustomed to the game’s controls.
- Entering the Dunk Tutorial:
- Once in the 2KU area, use your left stick to select between the available options.
- Navigate to the “Tutorial” section.
- Look for the “Shooting” category, and within it, you’ll find various dunk tutorials.
- Executing Different Dunks:
- Two-Handed Dunk: Hold down the right trigger (R2 on PlayStation) and move the right stick upwards while driving in close range. If executed correctly, your player will perform a two-handed dunk.
- Dominant or Offhand Dunk: Follow the on-screen instructions to execute either a dominant or offhand dunk.
- Flashy Dunk: For those looking to add some flair to their game, the flashy dunk is a must-learn. Follow the tutorial to master this stylish move.
- Rim Hang: After executing a two-handed dunk, hold down the right trigger to make your player hang onto the rim. You can use the right stick to adjust your player’s position while hanging.
- Exiting the Tutorial:
- To exit the tutorial and return to the main menu, press the navigation button (menu button on Xbox) and select “Quit.”
Dunking in NBA 2K24 is both an art and a skill. With practice and the help of the 2KU tutorial area, you’ll soon be dunking like an NBA pro. For more in-depth tutorials and tips on NBA 2K24, don’t forget to check out our other guides.