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Oct 19, 2018

NBA LIVE 19 celebrates basketball culture with first LIVESTRIKE today, with CREATOR CHALLENGE event

From Press Release:

Today, EA Sports has released another free update to NBA LIVE 19 that showcases how the video game franchise continues to evolve with trends in basketball, music, art, fashion and culture. The first LIVESTRIKE has gone live today, with special BAPE branded jerseys and EA SPORTS apparel available, for free, for a limited time.

This event coincides with the introduction of hip-hop trio Migos, as Quavo enters the game with the rest of the Gang Gang, Offset and Takeoff joining the squad in the coming weeks.

NBA LIVE 19 has a packed schedule of upcoming free content, and today’s LIVESTRIKE will offer limited time opportunities to earn even more free in-game content. These drops offer limited-time chance to compete for new branded gear, to go along with CREATOR CHALLENGE, in-game events where players compete against celebrities and influencers for the chance to add them to a player’s own squad.

EA Sports’ NBA LIVE 19, recently launched on Xbox One and PlayStation 4, has been regularly adding features to the game through its CREATOR CHALLENGE mode and now, LIVESTRIKE will offer limited time opportunities to earn even more free in-game content.

Players can also access a wide selection of free content including:

  • LIVESTRIKE give players the chance to earn in-game apparel based on popular street brands for free. The first LIVESTRIKE drop will feature a collaboration with world-renowned urbanwear staple BAPE and throwback apparel purveyors Mitchell & Ness. Players can sport the exclusive jersey in NBA LIVE 19 by beating the Live Event challenges that will continuously give players opportunities to collect the latest gear for free and hit the court in their own style.

  • CREATOR CHALLENGE is an in-game Live event where players can battle someone famous i.e. a celebrity, musician, streamer, etc., where players have a chance to win exclusive, limited-edition content. The latest event will kick off the Migos’ entrance to the game as Quavo, challenges players to a game of their choice. If victorious, the winner will be rewarded an in-game version of Quavo to suit up and the opportunity to assemble the entire rap trio in the following weeks as Offset and Takeoff get their own CREATOR CHALLENGE in the coming weeks.