2K Sports will launch their basketball series on iOS devices Tuesday, October 4th, the day Apple will announce the new iPhone 5. NBA2K12 will be hitting Apple’s iPhone and iPad for the first time. CNET says animations are great and console-like, down to the Signature Style shooting moves. NBA2K12 supports Apple’s Game Center and sports Michael Jordan classic battles. In fact, it’s the first time the famous basketball player has adorned any mobile gaming platform. As for playing modes:
You have the standard Quick Game; there’s a full 82-game Season Mode with player transactions; Playoff Mode, where you’ll skip the regular season and jump right into the games that count; and Situation Mode, which allows you to create custom scenarios where you can try to comeback from 5 points down with a minute left.
NBA2K12 will cost ten bucks on the iPad and half that for the iPhone/iPod touch version.