You no longer have to wait for the September 29, 2015 NBA 2K16 release date as you can start playing the game as early as tomorrow. A new NBA 2K16 promotion called ?Early Tip-Off Weekend? has now been reportedly made available and this allows fans to acquire a physical copy of the game as early as Friday morning. Here?s how to get NBA 2K16 early according to Latinpost:
- Go online and pre-order the game.
- Just head over to your local store and you can now get your physical copy of the game.
- Thousands of stores, a total of 3,600 GameStop and 2,800 Walmart stores to be exact, will will open as early as Friday midnight.
Playing the game earlier than others isn?t the only benefits you can get from the ?Early Tip-Off Weekend? deal. You can also get 10,000 virtual currency as well as three MyTeam Emerald Packs which each has a prized player, Gottabemobile reported.
Players can also opt for digital downloads as both the Xbox Store and PlayStation Store has them available for pre-order, Gottabemobile reported. You?ll also get to play the game as early as Friday morning with this method and you won?t even have to fall-in-line to get your copy. As soon as Friday midnight comes, hook-up your gaming console and you can immediately start downloading the game.
Why does the company want players to play the game early? According to Vice President of Marketing of NBA 2K Alfie Brody, the company wants to satisfy their fans? excitement from the game by letting them play it earlier than expected. ?We?re always seeking new ways to excite? and ignite our fans? tremendous passion for the franchise, and offering unmatched early access is just another way to bring them closer to the on-court action they crave,? Brody said as reported by iDigital Times.
Will you take advantage of this early access deal? NBA 2K16 is available for PS4, Xbox One, PS3, Xbox 360, and PC. To quench your hype from the game, you can check out the top player rankings in the game, as well as new Franchise Mode features and new additions to MyCareer mode.
2K has also released their latest NBA 2K16 trailer which shows the great new animations and attention to detail for popular stars such as LeBron James, Stephen Curry, and James Harden. It even features Chris Bosh?s videobombing.