After revealing Michael Jordan as the cover athlete for the game’s two special editions, 2K has announced that Devin Booker is the official cover athlete for the NBA 2K23 Standard and Deluxe editions.
“It’s a dream come true to see myself on the cover of NBA 2K,” said Devin Booker. “I’ve been a huge NBA 2K fan since I was a kid, and it’s surreal to finally join the exclusive club of basketball greats who’ve been cover athletes. I’m also honored to share this year’s covers with the iconic Michael Jordan, who changed the game for all players who came after him, as well as two of the all-time WNBA GOAT’s, Diana Taurasi and Sue Bird, who continue to make a huge impact on the game.”
Along with the reveal of Devin Booker as the cover athlete, 2K also announced the game’s four versions. These include the Standard, Digital Deluxe, Michael Jordan, and Championship Edition. All of these editions are available for pre-order now.
Each edition features the following:
- Standard Edition – Base version available for consoles and PC
- Digital Deluxe Edition – Comes with the Standard Edition contents and PlayStation/Xbox dual-generation access.
- Also comes with the following: 10K MyTEAM Points; 10 MyTEAM Tokens; 23 MyTEAM Promo Packs; Cover Star Players: Sapphire Devin Booker, Ruby Michael Jordan; Free Agent Option Pack; 1 Diamond Jordan Shoe (non-auctionable); and 1 Ruby Coach Card Pack; as well as MyCAREER content, including 10x 6 types of MyCAREER Skill Boosts; 10x 3 types of Gatorade Boosts; 2-hour Double XP Coin; 4x MyCAREER T-Shirts; Backpack; Custom Design Cover Star Skateboard; and Arm Sleeves.
- Michael Jordan Edition – Comes with all Digital Deluxe Edition contents plus 100K Virtual Currency.
- Championship Edition – Comes with all Michael Jordan Edition content plus a 12-month subscription to NBA League Pass; 10% XP Boost on MyTEAM Season Progression; 10% XP Boost on MyCAREER Season Progression; and exclusive Michael Jordan-themed Go-Kart.
In the U.S. and Canada, players can also purchase a limited version of the WNBA Edition as a GameStop exclusive. This verison features featuring Phoenix Mercury’s Diana Taurasi and Seattle Storm’s Sue Bird.
NBA 2K23 will release on PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Switch, and PC on September 9, 2022.