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2K Games explains why Paul George is the cover star of NBA 2K17

NBA 2K17 Paul GeorgeAlfie Brody has commented on Paul George being revealed as the cover star of NBA 2K17. In a press release sent to us, the vice president of marketing for NBA 2K stated that the company’s focus is to create a videogame that “resonates” with the hardcore fan base. As a result, he felt that Paul George is a “natural fit” as the Indiana Pacers star is a “true embodiment” of what the company brings to the table for gamers and fans of the sport. You can check out the full comments from Alfie Brody below:

Each year the NBA 2K franchise continues to grow, but our focus has always been about creating an experience that resonates with our most passionate fans. Paul is a natural fit for the cover and a true embodiment of what we represent and bring to the table for gamers and basketball fans alike.

NBA 2K17 is slated to come out on the 20th of September in the North American region for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC. Customers who reserve the game will get it four days earlier. If you are interested, you can preorder the basketball videogame with the following links on Amazon: Standard Edition and Legend Edition.