Trusted Reviews is supported by its audience. If you purchase through links on our site, we may earn a commission. Learn more.

NBA 2K17 Legends Edition to honour Kobe Bryant

Publisher 2K has announced NBA 2K17 Legends Edition, featuring basketball legend Kobe Bryant as the cover star.

The special edition aims to celebrate the sporting legend’s career with unique memorabilia and bonus in-game items.

“It’s a great honour to partner with 2K on the NBA 2K17 Legend Edition,” said Kobe Bryant. “As I walk off the NBA court for the final time, it’s exciting to know my fans can continue to celebrate my lifelong career as a Los Angeles Laker.”


Related: Dark Souls 3 Review

Those who pre-order NBA 2K17 Legends Edition will receive the following items:


  • Limited-edition Kobe poster
  • Two Kobe Panini playing 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 Legends Edition will only be available for PS4 and Xbox One, with the physical version being exclusive to GAME in the UK.

NBA 2K17 will be available this September for PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PC.

Source: Press release

Why trust our journalism?

Founded in 2003, Trusted Reviews exists to give our readers thorough, unbiased and independent advice on what to buy.

Today, we have millions of users a month from around the world, and assess more than 1,000 products a year.

author icon

Editorial independence

Editorial independence means being able to give an unbiased verdict about a product or company, with the avoidance of conflicts of interest. To ensure this is possible, every member of the editorial staff follows a clear code of conduct.

author icon

Professional conduct

We also expect our journalists to follow clear ethical standards in their work. Our staff members must strive for honesty and accuracy in everything they do. We follow the IPSO Editors’ code of practice to underpin these standards.