2K announced PGA TOUR 2K23, the latest entry in the golf simulation video game franchise from HB Studios, is now available worldwide for PlayStation 5 (PS5), PlayStation 4 (PS4), Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One and PC via Steam. Featuring the PGA TOUR icon and great athlete of all time Tiger Woods As a cover athlete, PGA TOUR 2K23 celebrates Woods’ legacy by featuring him as a professional player in the game and an Executive Director who advises the game’s development team.
“As we launch this next evolution of the franchise, there has been no better partner to work with on PGA TOUR 2K23 than our legendary cover athlete Tiger Woods,” said Alfie Brody, 2K vice president of global marketing strategy. “Throughout his career, Tiger has changed golf culture in terms of representation, fashion, prestige and attitude. Those are all qualities embraced by PGA TOUR 2K23 and the franchise as a whole.”
“We are so grateful for the support and passionate community of PGA TOUR 2K,” said Josh Muise, creative director at HB Studios. “Their love of the game, their feedback and the hard work put in by our Course Designer really helped improve PGA TOUR 2K23 and we are proud to share the game with them today and for years to come.”
PGA TOUR 2K23 features several new additions and enhancements that are sure to delight franchise veterans, dedicated PGA TOUR fans, and casual golfers alike:
Control the professionals: Woods tops a list of more than 14 male and female professional players at launch*, including Justin Thomas, Xander Schauffele, Lexi Thompson, Tony Finau, Lydia Ko, Collin Morikawa, Will Zalatoris, Brooke Henderson, Jon Rahm, Justin Rose, Rickie Fowler and more. Players can tee off like one of the pros in Exhibition, Multiplayer and Divot Derby games, or go toe-to-toe with them in PGA TOUR MyCAREER mode. In addition to the pros, the broadcast-style commentary and presentation team also returns, with the addition of English golf professional and broadcaster Henni Koyack.
Earn PGA TOUR Professional Status– A place at the top of the leaderboard awaits amateurs and professionals alike in MyCAREER. Players can create a custom MyPLAYER, start at Q-School, earn a spot on the Korn Ferry Tour and work their way up to professional status on the PGA TOUR, taking on the pro roster on some of the most challenging and popular courses. of FedExCup glory. There is also the option to jump straight into PGA TOUR professional status.
celebrity shot! – NBA icons and avid golf fans Michael Jordan and Steph Curry are on hand at launch to bring their skills from the hardwood to the fairway. Jordan is available as part of the Michael Jordan Bonus Pack, while Curry is available as free add-on content to all players on all platforms**.
Play with Topgolf mode– The introduction of Topgolf mode offers a single or multiplayer party experience that emulates the popular golf entertainment phenomenon, where players can aim at targets and try to get the highest score.
play your way– MyPLAYER customization is deeper than ever, with new player archetypes and skill trees. Players choose the style that best suits their needs, from a long-distance power hitter to a short-game expert. Custom Club Tuning allows for a greater degree of customization, allowing for unique yet balanced combinations of club attributes. New optional consumable golf balls offer a boost to certain attributes, but are balanced to incur a penalty on others, while players can also choose to use an unlimited number of default balls with no unique attributes. In addition to the returning analog stick swing, a three-click swing option is also available for an additional level of customization so players can play how they want.
swing with swag– MyPLAYER customization returns, and players can kit out their MyPLAYERS as Tiger with clothing and gear from Nike Golf, TaylorMade, and Bridgestone Golf. There are even more apparel options available from licensed brands including adidas, Callaway Golf, FootJoy, Malbon Golf, Nike Golf, PUMA, Titleist, TravisMathew and more***. Clubs and balls from brands such as Bridgestone Golf, Callaway Golf, COBRA, Mizuno, Odyssey Golf, PING, Scotty Cameron, TaylorMade, Titleist and Wilson are available to adorn players’ golf bags.
Enjoy realistic courses or test your creativity– Players can experience 20 licensed courses at launch. New additions include the South Course of Wilmington Country Club, The Renaissance Club, St. George’s Golf and Country Club and more. Pebble Beach Golf Club, Spyglass Hill, Torrey Pines North and South Courses, and more will be available as free add-on content after launch on all platforms. The industry-leading Course Designer also returns, offering players the opportunity to create the courses of their dreams and share them with a global online community****.
embodying the lifestyle– Culturally relevant partners, including the largest and most influential digital sports, entertainment and lifestyle multimedia brand, Barstool Sports, cheat video megastars Dude Perfect and premium lifestyle brand and gaming organization 100 Thieves will be represented in the PGA TOUR 2K23 post-launch bonus. contents.
Tis the Season– Seasons’ new live services model ensures players can move around in style for months to come, offering new gear and goals to achieve. Season 1 features clothing from Black Quail and Hugo Boss.
See you at the clubhouse: PGA TOUR 2K23 will also see the return of the Clubhouse Pass, which includes new equipment and apparel rewards from Malbon and TaylorMade.
Clubhouse Pass will be available in three levels: Clubhouse Pass (free), which allows players to unlock free rewards at certain intervals, Clubhouse Pass Premium ($9.99/season), which allows players to earn rewards for each level, and Clubhouse Pass Premium Plus ($19.99/season), which allows players to skip the first 20 levels and receive those rewards.
Train for the TOUR– Training mode offers multiple ways to develop skills, including swing calibration, lessons, chipping practice, a driving range, and a putting green. Tutorials help newbies get into the game, while giving experienced players reminders and opportunities to work on their skills.
Have a Tee Party– Online multiplayer features also return for PGA TOUR 2K23*****. Online societies encourage players to compete with friends in custom tournaments and entire seasons, with unique rules and buy-in stipulations.
For more information visit PGA TOUR 2K23.