Is NBA 2K21 playable on any cloud gaming services?

nba 2k21 on Cloud Gaming

Yes, NBA 2K21 is playable on Cloud Gaming. You can currently play it on 3 different cloud gaming services: Boosteroid, Shadow and airgpu.

NBA 2K21 is available on:

BoosteroidAvailableGame available
ShadowAvailableGame available
airgpuAvailableGame available
CloudDeckAvailableGame available

NBA 2K21 is not available on:

HighscoreComing soonComing Soon
GeForce Now Unavailable Unavailable
Amazon Luna Unavailable Unavailable
Xbox Cloud Unavailable Unavailable
Playstation Now Unavailable Unavailable
Blacknut Unavailable Unavailable


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Description: NOTE: All multiplayer servers for NBA 2K21 will be shutdown as of 12/31/2022. After that time, all game functions requiring online servers will no longer function.

Publisher: 2K

Developer: Visual Concepts

Release Date: 04.09.2020

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Frequently Asked Questions

For an overview of devices that support playing NBA 2K21 via cloud gaming, see the table below. It provides details about each device and the cloud gaming services they work with.

DeviceAvailableOn Services
BrowserYesairgpu, Shadow PC, Boosteroid
DesktopYesairgpu, Shadow PC, Boosteroid
TabletYesairgpu, Shadow PC, Boosteroid
PhoneYesairgpu, Shadow PC, Boosteroid
TVYesairgpu, Shadow PC, Boosteroid
ConsoleYesairgpu, Shadow PC, Boosteroid
Available devices for playing NBA 2K21 on cloud gaming

For an optimal cloud gaming experience, the requirements aren’t typically determined by the individual games like NBA 2K21 but rather the cloud gaming service and desired streaming quality.

Here’s a general breakdown:

  • Basic Gameplay: A minimum internet speed of 5 to 15 Mbps is usually required.
  • 4K Cloud Gaming: For the best 4K streaming experience, a bandwidth of at least 40 Mbps is recommended.

For an in-depth look at various providers and their requirements, check the “Info” link in our availability boxes above. For broader insights and tips on optimization, explore our guide on cloud gaming internet speed requirements.

No, NBA 2K21 is not offered for free on any cloud gaming service at this time.

To explore ways to play games for free on cloud platforms, do visit our free cloud gaming guide. And don’t forget to browse our free cloud games list for other free titles.

Yes, you can play NBA 2K21 with a controller on cloud gaming.

The following cloud gaming services support this feature:

  • Boosteroid
  • Shadow PC
  • airgpu

Yes, you can play NBA 2K21 multiplayer through cloud gaming.

Check out these cloud gaming services that support it:

  • Boosteroid
  • Shadow PC
  • airgpu

Yes, NBA 2K21 is currently available on Boosteroid.

No, NBA 2K21 is not currently available on GeForce Now.

Yes, NBA 2K21 is currently available on Shadow.

Yes, NBA 2K21 is currently available on airgpu.

No, NBA 2K21 is not currently available on Amazon Luna.

No, NBA 2K21 is not currently available on Blacknut.

No, NBA 2K21 is not currently available on Xbox Cloud.

No, NBA 2K21 is not currently available on Playstation Now.