When Does NBA 2K24 Season 5 Start? Answered

Here's when NBA 2K24 Season 5 starts.
Here's when NBA 2K24 Season 5 starts. / Visual Concepts

Fans excited for the start of NBA 2K24 will not have to wait much longer.

After a disappointing Season 4, NBA 2K24 Season 5 is set to bring new rewards, MyCAREER quests, and some much-needed performance improvements to shooting in all modes. There will also likely be more Locker Codes and in-game events as the season unfolds. Although the hype of the game has died down since its release, there is still potential for some exciting additions to MyCAREER and MyTEAM in the upcoming update.

So, when does NBA 2K24 Season 5 go live?

When Does NBA 2K24 Season 5 Start? Answered

NBA 2K24 Season 5 starts on Friday, Feb. 23, 2024, at 11 a.m. ET. The new season will simply replace Season 4 and then go live at the scheduled time.

Although the developers have not revealed the full list of new rewards coming just yet, fans can once again expect a Season Pass, Pro Pass, and Hall of Fame Pass. No matter which option you choose, you will receive new swag, 2XP coins, and maybe even some extra VC.

NBA 2K24 Season 5 will likely last for six weeks, ending before the start of the NBA postseason, beginning with the play-in tournament on Apr. 16, 2024.

NBA 2K24 Season 5 Early Patch Notes: Full List of Changes

Here's the full list of changes in the NBA 2K24 Season 5 early patch notes.


  • The George McGinnis #30 memorial stripe has been added to the Indiana Pacers jerseys.
  • The Dejan Milojević commemorative patch has been added to the Golden State Warriors jerseys.
  • The following players have had general likeness updates or adjustments made:
    • LaMelo Ball (tattoo update)
    • Ish Wainright (tattoo update)
    • Derrick White (default hair update)


  • Various improvements to performance, stability, and visuals have been made to enhance the overall experience in the City and throughout MyCAREER.


  • Unlimited Weekend Championship celebration updated to prevent a player from the losing team from winning the MVP trophy .
  • Addressed a specific issue preventing shoe cards from appearing on players in Triple Threat Online: Co-Op games.


  • Resolved a rare hang that could occur in MyNBA Online when simulating past the All-Star Game with the Start Today option turned on.
  • Addressed a hang that could occur in MyWNBA when creating an expansion team and advancing in the season with the Protected Players option turned on.