According to MTVRapFix, “Jay-Z is expanding his sports prowess into one of the most popular basketball video game franchises”. It’s been announced that Mr. Carter is the Executive Producer of the upcoming NBA 2K13 game. A new video featuring Hov’s music was released today on his website, Life + Times, confirmed the partnership. Check out the promo video
The game is slated for an Oct 2 release. A special “Dynasty Edition” (possibly named after Jay-Z’s The Dynasty album) was announced last month. The special edition of the game features the full game of “NBA 2K13” and extras like the added All-Star content (slam dunk, three-point shootout), a full-size “NBA 2K13” Spalding basketball, 2K Sports Skullcandy earbuds and an “NBA 2K13” controller skin.