NBA 2K22: How to Get, Equip and Use Skateboard?

Game: NBA 2K22
Time: 2023-02-13
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Using a Skateboard is a faster method of travel in NBA 2K22's City area and is fun. So in this guide, let us see how to get, equip, and use the skateboard, what the controls are, even how to do tricks.

How to Get Skateboard in NBA 2K22?

The first thing you have to do is get the skateboard. Here's how to get a skateboard in NBA 2K22:



1). You can buy Skateboards from Wheels located in the Ship Promenade on the current-gen or in the Shopping District of The City on the next-gen. Of course, it costs some VC, which is an in-game currency similar to 2K22 MT. Depending on the board, Skateboards can be purchased for 10,000 to 15,000 VC or equipped with different wheels for 1,000 VC.

2). Skateboards may also be featured as a Season prize since the first three seasons have featured vehicles as level 30 or 40 prizes.

How to Equip Skateboard in NBA 2K22?

Once you own a skateboard, you can follow the steps given below to equip it:

1). Open the Options menu.
2). Go to the MyPlayer Neighbourhood.
3). Select Equipment.
4). In the Equipment Menu, scroll down to Board and equip the skateboard.

Tip, if you already have the Skateboard equipped, you can skip this step.

How to Use Skateboard in NBA 2K22?

Use Skateboard


Once equipped, you can use the Skateboard in NBA 2K22. It can be used as follows:

1). Open your inventory by pressing the LB button for Xbox and L1 for PlayStation.
2). This will bring up a radial menu; you will be walking by default, so change it to select the skateboard.
3). Once you do this, you can begin skateboarding.

How to Control Skateboard in NBA 2K22?

Now, to control the skateboard while using it, you will have to use the following controls:

    • R2 or Right Trigger > to accelerate
    • Slide down the left stick > to slow down the speed
    • Left stick > to steer
    • X or A (Xbox) > for an ollie or a jump
    • Circle button or B button > to get off the skateboard
     • L2 or Left Trigger and the Right Stick > to show off

How to Speed Boost on Skateboard in The City?

You can make it even faster by double-tapping the Right Trigger or R2 button in time with your foot hitting the pavement.

How to Perform Tricks on Skateboard in The City?

To perform tricks like ollies, kickflips, pop-shuvits, manuals, and even hardflips, hold L2 for PlayStation or LT for Xbox, then use the right stick to perform tricks.

That's everything you need to know about how to get, equip, and use the skateboard in NBA 2K22 The City mode, so we hope you get the most out of this way of moving through the game efficiently. Also, if you need help with anything else in the game, we've got several other guides that you can check out at