NBA 2K18 Legend Edition Features Shaquille O’Neal

The Big Aristotle Rises Again On Sept 15th

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Earlier today, 2K Sports revealed that Basketball Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal is the official cover athlete for their upcoming Legend Edition of NBA 2K18. Along with this news came details for both Legend and Legend Edition Gold, a worldwide release date of September 15th, and a video announcement by The Big Aristotle himself. The trailer is embedded above while all the information on both packages is listed below with cover art.

The NBA 2K18 Legend Edition costs $99.99 and includes the following:

Physical Items:
  • Limited-edition Shaq poster
  • 5 Panini trading cards
  • Exclusive stickers
Digital Content:
  • 100,000 Virtual Currency
  • 20 Weekly MyTEAM Packs
  • Shaq in-game items
  • And more!

The NBA 2K18 Legend Edition Gold costs $149.99 and includes the following:

Physical Items:
  • Limited-edition Shaq Poster
  • Lenticular
  • 10 Panini trading cards
  • Exclusive stickers
Digital Content:
  • 250,000 Virtual Currency
  • 40 Weekly MyTEAM Packs
  • Shaq in-game items
  • And more!

Aside from this news, 2K didn’t provide any other details on changes coming to the game nor the identity of the cover athlete for the regular edition of NBA 2K18. Perhaps we will hear more about these topics during E3 2017 next month.

NBA 2K18 is scheduled to launch on PlayStation 4, Xbox one and Nintendo Switch. Are any of you planning on picking up any of the editions listed above? Please feel free to let us know in the comments section below.

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