How to change Shot Meter in NBA 2K23

Aryan Singh
Steph Curry shooting in NBA 2K23

The Shot Meter in NBA 2K23 indicates how well-timed your releases are, making it an essential tool for beginners and experienced players alike. You can also change how the meter looks and the feedback it provides for a personalized experience. On that note, here’s how you can change the Shot Meter in NBA 2K23.

It’s been months since the release of NBA 2K24 and the game is well into its annual cycle, but its predecessor, NBA 2K23, has still managed to retain a dedicated player base despite the lack of new content. Released back in September 2022, the title is a solid iteration of the classic NBA 2K formula, packed with all the modes and features fans have come to expect.

If you’re still playing NBA 2K23, it might be worth checking out your Jump Shot Meter settings and tweaking it to your liking. Whether it’s the meter’s shape or the animations, you can play around with all the options.

On that note, here’s how you can change the Shot Meter in NBA 2K23.

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NBA 2K23: How to change Shot Meter

To change the Shot Meter in NBA 2K23 MyCareer, follow these steps:

  1. Open the MyCareer pause menu, and navigate to the MyPlayer tab
  2. In the MyPlayer tab, select Animations
  3. Head right towards the Gameplay Effects section
  4. In this section, go to Jump Shot Meter to change the Shot Meter’s appearance
  5. You can also go to the Perfect Release menu to change the animation for green-timing shots

By default, you’ll have five Shot Meter options available. You can unlock more through season prizes which can be earned by gathering XP.

NBA 2K23: How to turn off Shot Meter

If you feel confident in your shot timing and want to get rid of the meter in NBA 2K23, follow these steps:

  1. In the MyCareer pause menu, head over to the Options tab and select Controller Settings
  2. Drop down to Shot Meter and toggle it on or off
  3. You can also choose to let it appear during Free Throws only or toggle it through the Pro Stick

Make sure to play around and experiment with the settings to land on the best setup. That was everything to know about changing the Shot Meter in NBA 2K23.

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