But this time around it is one of the biggest games since Star Wars Battlefront II. Epic Games kept the next game secret with a "mystery game" picture instead of an actual game, and now it has been revealed that this week's mystery game was NBA 2k21.
The latest edition of a well-known basketball franchise will be free for another seven days, so if you are a fan of the franchise, don't miss your chance to grab the game for free!
When is NBA 2k21 free on the Epic Games Store?
NBA 2k21 will be free for a full week, starting 20th May at 5 pm CET/ 4 pm GMT / 11 am ET / 9 am PT.
The free week will last until 27th May at 5 pm CET/ 4 pm GMT / 11 am ET / 9 am PT.
All you need to do is to claim your free copy during this period, and the game will stay yours forever.
How to get NBA 2k21 for free?
To get a free copy of NBA 2k21, all you need to do is to follow these few steps.
- If you don't already have it, create an Epic Games account.
- Once your account is set and activated, go to the NBA 2k21 page on the Epic Games Store.
- Find NBA 2k21 base game (that one is free).
- Click the "Get" button and proceed with the "payment".
- You will technically buy the game, but it will be free and you don't need to use any payment methods.
- And that's it, the game is now yours forever.
- To play the game, you will need to install Epic Games Launcher.
- Once that's done, open the launcher, log in with your account and find the game in your Library.
- Click install and wait for the game to finish the installation.
- After the installation is finished, just click play and enjoy!
And if you are a fan of NBA 2k esports, don't forget to watch the 2021 NBA 2K League.