Badges in NBA 2K23 allow you to further enhance your skills in MyPlayer. Aside from being in different categories, 2K has also separated these Badges into tiers. In addition to this, in NBA 2K23, some Badges have been reworked, others have been removed, and there are a bunch of new ones added.
Below, we have shared all the new Badges added to the newest NBA game. If we missed any Badges, please be sure to let us know in the comments.
A majority of the new Badges added to NBA 2K23 belong to the Shooting category. These are detailed below:
- Agent 3: Ability to hit difficult 3PT shots off the dribble.
- Amped: Reduces the shooting attribute penalties when fatigued and when moving excessively prior to shooting.
- Claymore: Increases a spot-up shooter’s ability to knock down catch and shoot jumpers the longer they remain stationary prior to shooting.
- Comeback Kid: Improved ability to shoot perimeter jumpers when trailing in a game.
- Guard Up: Increases the ability to make jump shots when defenders fail to properly contest.
- Middy Magician: Improved ability to knock down mid-range jumpers off the bounce or out of the post.
Only 2 new Playmaking Badges have been added to the new NBA game:
- Clamp Breaker: Helps ball handlers win more 1-on-1 body bump confrontations.
- Vice Grip: Improves ball security immediately after securing a rebound, catch, or picking up the ball.
You can play with three new Rebounding Badges in NBA 2K23. These include the following:
- Boxout Beast: Helps rebounders win boxout battles on both offensive and defensive rebounding situations.
- Challenger: Improves the effectiveness of perimeter shot contests.
- Glove: It helps you strip players as they gather for shots and poke the ball free from ball handlers.
There are 3 new Finishing Badges added to the game. These are:
- Aerial Wizard: Ability to successfully complete alley-oops and putbacks.
- Bully: You are able to finish strong by bulldozing through traffic.
- Masher: Increases ability to finish inside layups over defenders.
These are all the new Badges added to NBA 2K23. Be sure to see our detailed NBA 2K23 guides page for more help on the game.