The popular upcoming video game ‘NBA 2K17’ hasunveiled a new player on its cover – Jimmy Butler. He is a professional basketball player for the Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association. Butler posted 20.9 points, 5.3 rebounds, 4.8 assists and 1.6 steals per game. He also shot 45.4 percent from the floor in the year 2015-16. The NBA 2K17 is the18th instalment in the NBA 2K franchise and the successor to NBA 2K16.
Butler has been hinting his inclusion on the ‘Team 2K’ back when he appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live last week.Kimmel asked if he the player if he had ever made a full-court shot before to which, Butler replied,“Yeah, in ‘(NBA) 2K.’ ” Kimmel shot another question,“Do you ever practice full court shots?” To which the player replied,“In ‘2K’ “. It’s worth noting that Butler istwo-time NBA All-Star and a three-time NBA All-Defensive Team honoree, who has been named the NBA Most Improved Player in 2015.
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Besides,Butler the cover includes Karl-Anthony Towns, Andre Drummond, Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving. And new is that one more star is going to join the list. It’s worth noting, however, that previously, 2K had already featured Derrick Rose and Michael Jordan.
Meanwhile,world’s leader in tech product reviews, news, prices, videos, forums and how-tos has releasedbehind the scenes video of motion capturing being done for the NBA 2K17. The news is that the2K Games’ studio is the largest motion capturing studios in North America and reported has over144 cameras. Check out the behind-the-scene video below that starstwo NBA players, Zach Lavine and Aaron Gordon in action.
The NBA 2k17 is a successor ofNBA 2K16, which was released back in 2015 that was unveiled onSeptember 29, 2015, on platforms ofMicrosoft Windows, Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation 3.