The most dominant player in the NBA right now is the cover athlete of the upcoming NBA 2K19 20th Anniversary.
2K announced that NBA 2K19 will feature three-time NBA Champion LeBron James on the cover of its NBA 2K19 20th Anniversary Edition. The cover has a specialized theme to it as LeBron picked each of the phrases in the cover.
Lebron has said:
“It’s humbling to be on the 20th anniversary cover of a game I’ve played and loved since I was a little kid,” said James. “We were able to do something really unique for the cover that represents everything that drives me and inspires me – from my family to where I come from and words I live by. I’m honored my journey can be part of this special time in 2K history and I’m excited for fans to see it.”
Fans who will pre-order the NBA 2k19 20th Anniversary Edition will receive the game on September 7, four days earlier to give them a headstart.
Alfie Brody, Vice President of Marketing for NBA 2K has spoken:
“This year marks the 30th anniversary for the development team at Visual Concepts and the 20th for the NBA 2K series, so it was important to commemorate this milestone by partnering with the most iconic athlete of this generation in LeBron James,”
“LeBron’s carefully crafted wording on the NBA 2K19 20th Anniversary Editioncover encapsulates the passion and drive that have elevated him to all-time greatness making him the perfect cover star.”
Additional information including that all platforms will receive the game at the same time, NBA 2K19 20th Anniversary Edition on September 7, 2018, and the standard edition on September 11, 2018.
For Xbox One and PlayStation 4 users, they can play the NBA 2K19: The Prelude on August 31, 2018.
NBA 2K19 20th Anniversary Edition
- 100,000 Virtual Currency;
- 50,000 MyTEAM points;
- 20 MyTEAM League Packs (delivered one a week)
- Sapphire LeBron James MyTEAM Card;
- 10 MyTEAM Heat Check Packs (delivered one a week beginning at the start of the NBA season)
- 5 LeBron-themed murals for MyCOURT;
- LeBron MyCOURT design;
- King’s Collection – Nike LeBron apparel & footwear (25 pairs!)
- LeBron NBA 2K19 poster;
- NBA 2K sticker sheet;
- Custom Wristband featuring LeBron’s chosen words.