NBA 2K17 will have a “Legend Edition” which will feature the legendary 18-time NBA All-Star basketball player Kobe Bryant on the cover. According to a press release from 2K, this special edition of NBA 2K17 will not only feature Bryant on the cover, but will also include Kobe-themed memorabilia and digital content.
“It’s a great honour to partner with 2K on the NBA 2K17 Legend Edition,” said Kobe Bryant, who retires from the game tonight. “As I walk off the NBA court for the final time, it’s exciting to know my fans can continue to celebrate my lifelong career as a Los Angeles Laker.”
Pre-ordering the NBA 2K17 Legend Edition will net you the following:
- Limited-edition Kobe poster;
- Two Kobe Panini playing cards;
- Black Mamba game controller skin.
- 30,000 Virtual Currency;
- MyTEAM Bundle + (includes 3 packs with guaranteed Kobe limited use card);
- Nike Kobe 11 retirement shoes;
- Kobe #8 Mitchell and Ness jersey;
- Kobe hoodie;
- And, more!
The cover star for the standard edition of the game is yet to be announced, but will be revealed at the NBA 2K16 Road to the Finals $250,000 championship event this June.
You can check out this cool trailer for the Legend Edition below:
Both editions of the game are set to be released this September.