Release Date: September 2017 E for Everyone: Mild Language, Online Interactions Not Rated by the ESRB Genre: Sports Publisher: 2K Games Developer: Visual Concepts
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NBA 2K18 was officially confirmed in January 2017 and is set for release on September 19, 2017; players who pre-order the game receive it on September 15, 2017. It will be the first game in the series to be released for the Nintendo Switch; it will also be released for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, Xbox 360, and Microsoft Windows. Kyrie Irving of the Cleveland Cavaliers is the cover athlete. The special edition versions of the game, which include various physical and digital extras, feature Shaquille O’Neal as the cover athlete. O’Neal was previously the cover athlete of NBA 2K6 and NBA 2K7. In Canada, DeMar DeRozan of the Toronto Raptors is the cover athlete.
NBA 2K18 is an upcoming basketball simulation video game developed by Visual Concepts and published by 2K Sports. It is the 19th installment in the NBA 2K franchise and the successor to NBA 2K17. It is scheduled to be released in September 2017 for Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, and Xbox 360. Kyrie Irving of the Cleveland Cavaliers serves as cover athlete of the regular edition of the game, while Shaquille O’Neal is the cover athlete for the special editions. DeMar DeRozan is the cover athlete for the game in Canada. NBA 2K18, like the previous games in the series, is based on the sport of basketball; more specifically, it simulates the experience of the National Basketball Association (NBA). The game features a licenced soundtrack consisting of 49 songs.