Kobe Bryant, the iconic Lakers player, has been chosen as the cover athlete for NBA 2K24, exciting fans worldwide.

This is his fourth appearance on the NBA 2K cover, highlighting his enduring popularity.

The game's title, NBA 2K24, references one of Bryant's jersey numbers, representing his 20-year NBA career.

The game will feature two covers: the Kobe Bryant edition with his No. 8 jersey, and the Black Mamba edition representing his No. 24 jersey.

Bryant has been associated with NBA 2K since NBA 2K10 and was also featured on the special edition cover of NBA 2K17.

NBA 2K24 continues the tradition of featuring basketball legends on the cover, following Allen Iverson and Michael Jordan. 

The game will be released in September, with pre-orders starting soon.

Make sure to secure your copy to experience the excitement of playing as Kobe Bryant and immersing yourself in the world of virtual basketball like never before.