NBA 2K17 Announced With Kobe Bryant On The Cover

2K have revealed that Kobe Bryant will be the cover star for Legend Edition NBA 2K17 which will release on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One with GAME grabbing exclusive rights in the UK.


Pre ordering this version of the game will get a limited-edition Kobe poster, two Kobe Panini playing cards, and a Black Mamba game controller skin. You will also get the following digital goodies.

  • 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

“It’s a great honor to partner with 2K on the NBA 2K17 Legend Edition,” said Kobe Bryant, whose retirement tonight marks a storied 20-year career. “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.”

There will also be a standard edition, the cover star of which will be revealed at a later date. This version will also be available on PC, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360.

Source: Press release