NBA 2K22: All Layup & Dunk Animation Requirements

nba 2k22 layup and dunk animation requirements

Layups and dunks are two of the main ways to score on offense in NBA 2K22, but not all players can use every single layup or dunk animation in the game. If you’re wondering what stats you need in order to use your favorites, we have the details. Here are all of the layup and dunk animation requirements in NBA 2K22.

All Layup & Dunk Animation Requirements in NBA 2K22

Layup Styles

Layups are the main method of scoring when players are extremely close to the basket while not holding down the sprint button. Driving Layup is the only key stat when it comes to layup animations. That, along with different height requirements.

There’s a wide variety of layup animations to choose from to customize your player with, and these are all the requirements you need to unlock each one:

Dunk Styles

Dunks are the most definitive way to finish around the basket. Some dunks are flashy, while others are simply used to get the job done and score two points.

Depending on which dunks you want to use, you’ll need different stats. The most important stats when it comes to dunks are Standing Dunk, Driving Dunk, and Vertical, along with various height requirements. Here are all the dunk animation requirements that you need to be aware of:

That’s everything you need to know about all the layup and dunk requirements in NBA 2K22. Be sure to check out our guide wiki for more tips, tricks, and gameplay info on the game.

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