The face scan app is called “MyNBA2k17” and it’s free to download and install. You won’t be able to see the progress of your scan until the NBA 2K17 ‘Prelude’ demo is out later this month. Official details can be seen below.
• Integration with NBA 2K17:
o Facial Scanning with your mobile device to get YOU in NBA2K17 on XB1 and PS4
o Earn Virtual Currency daily
o Pick and Win mini-game using live NBA game stats
o Shop for console items while on the go from expanded MyPLAYER Store
o Watch 2KTV any time from your device.
• Many ways to play with Quick Game, Season, and Blacktop Challenge game modes
• Buy and sell cards on the Auction House
• Over 300 new cards for the NBA’s 2016-2017 season and a wider range of historical players
For Android, the size is around 280MB and you need version 4.03 and up. Even though it’s free to download, there are in-app purchases that cost real money. Face scanning in NBA 2K17 is only available for PS4 and Xbox One.
Update: Tweet from Ronnie2K about face scan: “Just as FYI, you won’t be able to see your scan until The Prelude is released in about 25.5 hours. You will be able to scan tomorrow w/ app”
You can still download and use the other aforementioned features of the app. Click here to see our guide to scan your face successfully.