2K Games has revealed the NBA 2K22 covers, the new video game for your basketball simulator. Luka Dončić, a two-time NBA All-Star, has been chosen to star on the cover of both the Standard Edition and the Digital Multi-Generation Pack. On the other hand, for the 75th Anniversary Edition of the NBA, Visual Concepts has had three luxury players, nothing more and nothing less than Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Dirk Nowitzki and Kevin Durant.
“Becoming the global cover for NBA 2K22 is very special to me,” said Dončić. “I am proud to represent my country on a special cover that honors the colors of the Slovenian flag. Basketball has given me so much, and I am delighted to give it back by collaborating with 2K Foundations this year to improve the lives of children around the world.” .
As for the release date, the leak of one of the covers already hinted when it would go on sale, information that has just been made official. Will be next September, 10th when all editions are available. Those who wish to get hold of the game can now reserve it, according to the publisher. NBA 2K22 will improve graphics and artificial intelligence over last year’s version. In addition, it will include historical equipment “and a wide variety of experiences.”
The covers of the special editions have been designed by the artist Charly Palmer, who has tried to pay tribute to the legacy of this sport on the anniversary of the North American competition. In the United States only, an alternate version of the Standard Edition with cover art will be available. Candace Parker, one of the great players of the WNBA. It is the first time that a woman stars on a cover of the saga.
These are the main editions
- The Standard Edition It will be available for € 69.99 on PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, Nintendo Switch and PC (this is the only one without a physical edition).
- The Multi-Generation Digital Pack It will be available only in digital format for € 84.99. It is a Standard Edition that includes both the versions of the previous generation and the new one (within the same family).
- The NBA 75th Anniversary Edition It will be available in physical and digital form, for € 99.99 on all platforms. The update to the new generation is also included in this edition.
NBA 2K22 will reveal its first details and news soon.
Source | 2K Games (press release)