Shaq Dunks His Way To The NBA 2K18 Legend Covers

Shaquille O’Neal Makes his glorious return to the 2K Games series, this time taking up the cover of both the Legend editions of the 2K18 titles. The former NBA player turned color analyst for TNT (primarily known for playing Center for the Orlando Magic, Los Angeles Lakers, and Miami Heat) previous held both the 2K6 and 2K7 covers as an active player.

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This year the regular Legend edition has him sporting his old Heat jersey for a cool $100, which comes with five Panini trading cards, a Shaq poster, stickers, 100l VC, special Shaq in-game items and 20 “MyTeam” packs. The Gold version will run you $130 as Shaq is seen in his Lakers jersey will have poster, stickers, 250k VC, 10 Panini cards, and 40 “MyTeam” packs. You can purchase both digitally right now for PS4 and Xbox One, the only physical copy available right now is the Switch. All versions will get you early access to the main game on September 15 before the game drops on September 19. Look toward E3 or sometime before August for the possible reveal of the regular game’s cover player.

 

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