As if the Indiana Pacers MVP doesn’t have enough endorsement deals already, Paul George adds being the face of MyNBA2k16 to his list. Along with deals like Gatorade, Papa Johns and AT&T, George is making all kinds of money on and off the court.
MyNBA2k16 is the official mobile app and on the go version of the popular 2k game series on Xbox. Even when you’re miles away from your Xbox, or don’t have one, you can still enjoy a good game on your phone. The game will be available to both Apple and Android users. The game allows users to chat with other gamers during the game, earn currency to unlock and access other features inside of the game.
George took it to twitter to announce the news of his new deal.
— Paul George (@Yg_Trece) September 16, 2015
During a press release, George expressed how he felt about being the new face of 2k16. He said,
I’ve been a long-time fan of the NBA 2K series and love staying close to the game when I’m on the road. Being selected as the face of MyNBA2K16 is the perfect opportunity to stay connected with the game, as well as represent the NBA 2K franchise.
Alfie Brodie, Vice President of Maketing for NBA 2k added,
It was a natural choice to select Paul George as 2K’s first-ever cover athlete forMyNBA2K16. We’re always looking to go where our fans are, and with Paul on the cover, MyNBA2K16 will bring the ultimate mobile experience to fans worldwide.
2k lovers, hold on to your seats. The launch will hit the app stores on Oct. 1, followed by the video game NBA 2k16 on Sept. 29.