Michael Jordan To Cover “NBA 2K16” Special Edition

By Jay Casteel  |  06/26/2015

NBA 2K16 Special Edition with Michael Jordan

2K announced this week that NBA 2K16 will feature Michael Jordan on the cover of the title's "Special Edition."

The next iteration of the gaming franchise will celebrate Jordan's Hall of Fame legacy and give fans even more options to customize their in-game experience.

Gamers that pre-order the "Special Edition" will receive NBA 2K16 on September 25, four days before the standard launch, along with memorabilia and other in-game content, including:

-- Jordan NBA 2K16 Poster;
-- Jordan Fathead® Wall Cling;
-- Digital Jordan shoes for your MyPLAYER;
-- Digital Jordan T-shirt for your MyPLAYER;
-- Digital Jordan jersey for your MyPLAYER;
-- 30,000 Virtual Currency;
-- MyTEAM VIP+: 3 Emerald Packs AND a new Special Edition Exclusive Moments Card.

Jordan's appearance on NBA 2K16 will mark his third NBA 2K cover appearance for NBA legend.

"I’m excited about this year's NBA 2K's Special Edition," said Jordan. "NBA 2K16 allows gamers young and old to not only experience and re-create some of my greatest moments on the basketball court but also customize their players with Jordan shoes and apparel."

The NBA 2K16 Michael Jordan Special Edition is be available for pre-order at Amazon.com for $79.99 USD.