Gaming enthusiasts, get ready to step into the shoes of the late Kobe Bryant as NBA 2K24 introduces the captivating MAMBA MOMENTS™ mode. This new addition allows players to relive and embody Kobe’s indomitable spirit on the virtual hardwood by reenacting seven iconic moments from his illustrious career.
“The NBA 2K24 MAMBA MOMENTS were selected to celebrate Kobe and remember how he was the most unique competitor the world had ever seen,” said Erick Boenisch, VP of NBA Development at Visual Concepts. “Our team took great care in building a realistic and authentic experience to inspire and educate a new generation of basketball fans on the legacy of the lifetime Laker that left his mark on the sport.”
MAMBA MOMENTS presents a series of breathtaking experiences from Kobe Bryant’s journey:
- The NBA Three-Point Record: Recreate Kobe’s record-shattering three-point performance against the Seattle Supersonics in 2003, sinking an astounding 12 of 18 shots from beyond the arc.
- The King of Sac: Witness Kobe’s extraordinary 48-point, 16-rebound display against the Sacramento Kings, sealing their playoff fate with unmatched prowess.
- 62 Points, Three Quarters: Step into Kobe’s shoes during his monumental 62-point game against Dallas in 2005, where he outscored the entire opposing team single-handedly.
- Three-Point Barrage Leads to 65-Point Game: Experience the Black Mamba’s unforgettable 65-point spectacle against Portland, propelling the Lakers to an overtime victory in 2007.
- 2010 NBA Finals Game 7: Relive Kobe’s clutch performance against Boston, clinching back-to-back titles and etching his legacy in NBA history.
NBA® 2K24’s MAMBA MOMENTS mode offers an unparalleled opportunity to celebrate Kobe Bryant’s monumental contributions to basketball. Available on multiple platforms, including PlayStation®, Xbox, Nintendo Switch, and PC, this feature promises an immersive and unforgettable experience for fans and gamers alike. For comprehensive insights, delve into the latest Courtside Report.