2K Sports' NBA 2K8 Demo Available on Xbox LIVE Marketplace

BREAKING NEWS - Novato, CA– SEPTEMBER 19, 2007

Available on October 2 on the Xbox 360™ video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, the PLAYSTATION®3 and the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system, NBA® 2K8, the latest installment of the #1 rated 2K basketball series*, is now available as a playable Xbox 360 demo via Xbox LIVE® Marketplace. Gamers can download the free demo that delivers a four-minute exhibition game of NBA 2K8, allowing basketball fans to experience the most exciting NBA simulation title this year.

The latest installment of the #1 rated* NBA® 2K series, NBA 2K8 delivers true next generation visuals and gameplay, setting new standards never experienced before in a sports title. Highlights include a host of new contact animations that bring a new level of physical play in the post and while playing defense, new offball play system, and hundreds of new Signature Style animations that capture all the jump shot, dribble, and dunk moves performed by every major NBA athlete. NBA 2K8 also introduces the new NBA Blacktop features highlighted by the exciting Sprite Slam Dunk Contest.

NBA 2K8 will be available for the Xbox 360™ video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, the PLAYSTATION®3 and the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system on October 2nd.

For more information, log onto http://www.2ksports.com

*According to GameRankings.com average scores of 2003-2006 basketball simulation video games.


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