The game includes special digital and physical items to honor the legendary career of the NBA superstar
2K Games announced today that NBA 2K17 will offer a special edition that honors retiring NBA legend Kobe Bryant with a plethora of digital and physical items.
The NBA star is retiring after the LA Lakers’s last game of the season tonight against the Utah Jazz. The shooting guard/small forward has played for the Los Angeles Lakers since 1996 and is a 5 time NBA champion as well as an 18 time NBA All-Star.
The special edition of the game will retail for $79.99 and include the following:
- Limited-edition Kobe poster
- Two Kobe Panini trading 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
The game releases in September for PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PC. The Kobe Bryant edition will be available digitally as well, but digital buyers will not receive the physical goods.