- Wreckage, Turn 1
NBA 2K21 will have a recommended price of $69.99/£64.99 when it launches on PS5 and Xbox Series X this year.
That's $10 more than the PS4 and Xbox One version, which has a recommended price of $59.99/£59.99.
It's the first hint that the next generation may lead to higher software prices as development costs are expected to increase with the new machines.
The Xbox One and PS4 versions are due on September 4th, with the PS5 and Xbox Series X editions set to launch alongside the new machines later this year. 2K says the more expensive versions have been "built from the ground up for next-generation consoles".
Full Article (Gamesindustry.biz)
This story gained enough traction to reach mainstream news (BBC) in the UK.
What are your thoughts towards a $70 price point being the norm when next-gen platforms arrive?