Resources to Ensure Participant Safety When Playing Online
There are several helpful resources that provide details on the best settings and controls to ensure you optimize your safety when playing online. These include parental controls, community code of conducts, and much more.
Minimum Age Requirement to Play NBA 2K21?
- 2K Sports requires participants to be or over the age of 13 to utilize online services.
- Other age requirements vary by the platform and country of the participant.
- It is advised & recommended that participants under the age of 18 receive parental consent.
Waiver Forms and/or Parental Consent
- It is recommended that participants under the age of 18 receive parental consent.
- All participants should submit a waiver allowing for release of liability and provide consent to share their contact information, and highlights of the event i.e. pictures and videos.
- Jurisdictions should consult with their respective Legal teams for appropriate guidance on design and implementation of waiver forms and retain them per your jurisdiction policy and guidelines.
Registration will be conducted through a centralized process on the.ismaili/esports website
- Basic contact information
- Emergency contact information
- Confirmation that the participant has the required technical hardware
- Participating category (Junior/Adult/Team)
- Specification of platform being used (PC/XBOX/PS4)
- Gamertag/Username (identifies their online account)
- Date of birth
- Time Zone and/or regional jurisdiction within the country
- Privacy release & waiver upload
- Photo release and permission to broadcast gameplay
- Languages spoken
- Confirmation to adhere to the participant rules and code of conduct
What Are the Different Categories Offered for Global eSports?
- Adults (Age 18+)
- Junior (Age 13-17)