New Zealand’s best NBA2K17 players battle it out from July 2 to earn their right to be called the LPL3 NBA 2K17 Ultimate Champion.
254 players went head to head on June 24 to find the Elite 16 players in New Zealand. Now, sixteen Xbox One and PlayStation 4 players, with eight from each console, will play over five weeks culminating in the Xbox One champion meeting the PlayStation 4 champion in the live televised final. The final will be played across a best-of-five format in NBA 2K17 and the grand final will also include a celebrity showdown to see who has the most game.
On Wednesday, July 26th at SKYCITY Theatre in Auckland live on SKY Sport both champions will battle it out to find New Zealand’s ultimate NBA2K17 champion.
Prize pool: NZD$10,000
1st: $4000 + $1000 sponsor prize pack
2nd: $1,000 + $1000 sponsor prize pack
XBox runner up: $1000 sponsor prize pack
PS4 runner up: $1000 sponsor prize pack
NBA2K 17 Grand Final
Venue: SKYCITY Theatre, Auckland
Door sales from 6pm
Doors ope: 6:45pm
Event start: 7:30pm
Commentators: Fame and Tayfadeaway25
Hosts: Duane Mutu, Derone Raukawa (SKYCITY Breakers), Arkadian
MC: XL Unchained
Entertainment: DJ Severe