Media Advisory: 2K Sports announces NBAŽ 2K12 demo now available on Xbox LIVE Marketplace and PlayStationŽNetwork

Demo pits the Miami Heat against the Dallas Mavericks in a rematch of the 2011 NBA Finals

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Windsor, United Kingdom ? September 20, 2011 ? 2K Sports today announced that a free demo of NBAŽ 2K12 is now available on the Xbox LIVEŽ Marketplace for the Xbox 360Ž video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and the PlayStationŽNetwork for PlayStationŽ3 computer entertainment system.

The demo allows players to relive this past season?s exciting NBA Finals and play one quarter as the Miami Heat or Dallas Mavericks. The demo showcases many of this year?s improvements, including an all-new post play system for full 360-degree player movement to dominate the paint, total shot stick control for more intuitive offensive moves, and updated visuals complete with dynamic broadcast-style pre-game highlight reels.

This year?s edition of NBA 2K, the top-selling and top-rated NBA video game simulation franchise*, will allow players to take control of some of the most iconic names and teams in NBA history, such as Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson, Larry Bird, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Julius Irving, and put them head-to-head against other classic and modern-day teams to create NBA dream matchups and end the debate over the ?NBA?s Greatest? once and for all.

NBA 2K12 is rated 3+ and will be available October 7, 2011. Visit for updated rating information.

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*According to 2008 - 2011 and The NPD Group estimates of U.S. retail video game sales through August 2011.