2K Sports announced today that College Hoops 2K7, the #1 selling college video game franchise this year and the #1 rated college basketball video game franchise four years running*, will be releasing for the PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system on February 19th, 2007.
"We're thrilled to bring the first and only college basketball experience to the PLASTATION®3 with College Hoops 2K7," states Greg Thomas, president of Visual Concepts, a 2K Sports studio. "College Hoops 2K7 truly provides gamers with the most authentic, captivating college basketball video game experience to date with the introduction of the all-new tilt control feature, striking next-gen visuals, and unparalleled online gameplay."
College Hoops 2K7 on the PLAYSTATION®3 system delivers the pageantry and excitement of college basketball and introduces the all-new tilt control feature utilizing the SIXAXIS™ wireless controller. By actually tilting the SIXAXIS controller to shoot the ball from the foul line players will be able to sink free throws. SIXAXIS™ free throw shooting, combined with Signature Style animations and the award-winning Shot Stick feature add new levels of interactivity to college basketball video games.
In addition to the unique SIXAXIS™ wireless free-throw shooting, College Hoops 2K7 delivers seamless online multiplayer support for up to 10 players, comprehensive online league features with expansive stat tracking, amazing college atmosphere, and unmatched gameplay ensuring that College Hoops 2K7 for PLAYSTATION®3 system truly defines the ultimate college basketball experience.
College Hoops 2K7, featuring J.J. Redick, former star player for the Duke University Blue Devils on the cover, will be available on February 19th for the PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system.