NBA 2K18 Legend Edition Featuring Shaquille O’Neal Announced

Basketball Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal will grace the cover of your Legend Edition of NBA 2K18, 2K Sports announced in a release Monday:

The Legend Edition will come in two versions, regular and gold. The normal Legend Edition will give NBA 2K18 MT players one hundred,000 start-up VC, 20 weekly MyTeam packs and an array of O’Neal-related bonuses. The gold edition will give 250,000 start-up VC, with extra O’Neal-related items becoming added in the regular version.

2K Sports has not announced the cover athlete for the typical retail version. The company has featured a retired athlete on its Legend Edition, with a current player on the common, the last two years. Kobe Bryant was featured on the NBA 2K17 Legend Edition, with Paul George on the normal.

Bryant and O’Neal have been collectively for the very first promotional spot for the game, which also debuted Monday:

NBA 2K has turn into arguably probably the most consistently well-regarded sports video game on the planet. The PS4 edition of NBA 2K17 received a score of 88/100 on Metacritic, with all 47 reviewers giving the game a constructive score. It ranked as the 10th-best all round video game released on PS4 last year and the top rated sports game.

This marks the first massive clue into what to anticipate from NBA 2K18. The organization is yet to release any big information about new characteristics from final year’s edition, which continued 2K Sports’ push for any totally customized version in the NBA.

The NBA 2K18 Legend Gold Edition will retail for $149.99, though the common Legend Edition will go for $99.99. The game will ship Sept. 15 for those who pre-order NBA 2K18 MT Coins.