Enough is enough.
For too long, playing against NBA superstars in NBA2K video games has been among the most arduous tasks an average gamer can even begin to contemplate. It's the sporting equivalent to fighting off an impossibly unbeatable "boss" at the end of a level.
You can fire 10 missiles at them, but they always have this really great armor that just gets marginally scuffed now and again.
NBA2K13's most elite players might not fair so well against repeated missile attack, but that doesn't mean they're to be taken lightly.
It's not true of every superstar either. It's always easier to contain shorter guards, and some stars just don't get much love from the programmers. There are a few, however, who immediately remind you that you're playing a video game–reality isn't this unkind.
Here are five superstars you'll definitely want to double-team when NBA2K13 comes out this October.