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What is The Factory in NBA 2K22 Next Gen?

"3V3 in the Cages."
"3V3 in the Cages." / Photo courtesy of Ralston Dacanay, 2K

The Factory is another well-hidden place in NBA 2K22 that allows players to matchmake for a niche type of park mode — 3v3 trampoline games.

For those looking to get some more relaxed 3v3 park games in, here's everything you need to know about The Factory in NBA 2K22 MyCareer on Next Gen.

What is The Factory in NBA 2K22 Next Gen?

As touched on earlier, The Factory is a new location in the City where players can queue up to be instantly paired with others in unranked 3v3 park game with trampolines in a cage.

Here is where The Factory can be found on the map.
Here is where The Factory can be found on the map. / Photo courtesy of Ralston Dacanay, 2K

As such, this feature has quickly become a favorite for long-time fans of the Cages from previous years, as well as those looking to score the ever-popular new KD Player Banner.

The Factory quest
The Factory quest / Photo courtesy of Ralston Dacanay, 2K

Early on in NBA 2K22 MyCareer on Next Gen, players are given a Season 1 quest from Shammy Wells inviting them to simply play five 3v3 trampoline games in The Factory. In exchange, players who complete the challenge will be given 1,000 MVP Points, 1,500 VC, Season Level XP, and a Kevin Durant Player Banner for their efforts.

Overall, if you're often in the City by yourself, or are simply looking to have some laid back games with your squad, The Factory definitely sounds like the move.

For more on NBA 2K22, feel free to check our guides on the dunk meter, as well as how to change to your name and how to request a trade in MyCareer.