2K Sports continues to hype up fans who are awaiting the release of NBA 2K16 with the latest exciting reveals to watch out for in the next iteration of the game series. This includes the announcement of the NBA Summer League that will be featured in the upcoming title.
Via the official NBA 2K16 Twitter account, 2K has confirmed that the NBA Summer League known to many basketball fans as an an off-season league where NBA teams try out different rookies, second-year players and unsigned free agents will form part of the new basketball sim. However, no further details have been revealed regarding this new feature.
The #SummerLeague has kicked off and is coming to #NBA2K16! Prepare for your future.#BeTheStory pic.twitter.com/rwePxeNvs3
- NBA 2K 2K16 (@NBA2K) July 10, 2015
According to Design & Trend, the Summer League could possibly be exclusive to 'My Career' mode that also indicates the comeback of the NBA D-League.
Meanwhile, the game developer has also announced that hip-hop producers DJ Premier, DJ Khaled and DJ Mustard would be collaborating in the creation of the soundtrack for NBA 2K16 title..
The official press release reads, "...'NBA 2K16,' the newest iteration of the top-rated video game simulation series for the last 15 years, will feature the most extensive soundtrack in 'NBA 2K' history with three genre-defining collaborators at the helm - legendary hip-hop producer DJ Premier, renowned producer DJ Khaled, and super-producer DJ Mustard. As one of the most successful entertainment properties of the last decade, 'NBA 2K16's' partnership brings together their unique creative direction in curating more than 50 tracks and contributing a total of six new exclusive tracks to this year's title."
"I am excited to be a part of the ongoing series of NBA 2K. As a sports fan, it was already fun before the work began. NBA 2K16 will be another big hit, especially alongside DJ Mustard and DJ Khaled bringing our different musical styles to the game," shares DJ Premier .
In addition, 2K previously confirmed the game's new companion app, MyNBA2K16, for both iOS and Android via the official NBA 2K Tumblr.
"NBA 2K16 will be getting its own app, though very little details were revealed outside of it having "new features, new cards, and bigger events." .
The all-new NBA 2K16 is slated to arrive this September on PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PC platforms.