NBA 2K17 announced, Kobe Bryant on the cover of Legend Edition

By Sherif Saed, Wednesday, 13 April 2016 13:57 GMT

2K has revealed some early details about NBA 2K17.


The next game in 2K’s NBA series, NBA 2K17, has been announced. Due this September on PC, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One, NBA 2K17 will come in two editions.

The first is the Legend Edition, which will feature NBA star Kobe Bryant on the cover. This edition will also come with Kobe-themed physical and digital goodies.

As for the standard edition, the cover star for it will be revealed during the NBA 2K16 Road to the Finals championship event in June.

Pre-ordering the Legend Edition gets you:

Physical items

  • Limited-edition Kobe poster
  • Two Kobe Panini playing cards
  • Black Mamba game controller skin

Digital content

  • 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

The Legend Edition is available only on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. It’ll also be available for both digital and physical, the latter exclusive to GAME in the UK.

Catch the first trailer below:

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