In accordance to 2K Games and Fitbit announced, the game rewards of NBA 2K17 will be offered, what’s more, including a healthy lifestyle and wearable Fitbit fitness tracker. To that end, for some gamers, they attempt to walking 10,000 steps a day to get reward with temporary +5 attribute points for their MyPlayer, when it comes to their MyPlayer, they can be used to dunks, agility, layups and so on.
The attribute boosts will only last for the next 5 games played that day. 2K is the latest brand to be part of the Works with Fitbit program, but this is the first instance of a game being integrated with a fitness tracker.
We go Go Karting, in the next part of our Pocket-lint Adventure with TomTom Bandit, taking the TomTom Bandit action camera along for the ride. The integration between Fitbit and NBA 2K17 will begin on 25 November on both PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions of the game. Users will then need to connect their Fitbit tracker to their console in order to receive the in-game rewards.
Tim Rosa, SVP of Global Marketing at Fitbit said: “As a former video game industry executive, I’m excited to help shape the first-of-its-kind integration between a wearable and a console video game, motivating gamers of all ages to be more active throughout the day by giving them in-game rewards for their real-world fitness activity”.
In fact, best black friday UK fitness tracker deals such as Polar, Garmin, Fitbit and so on, we deem it’s just the beginning of what’s possible as we creat new ways to keep our community engaged as well as motivated to be healthier and more fit.