PGA Tour 2K23 puts Tiger Woods back on the cover and in the driver’s seat

HB Studios and 2K have announced PGA Tour 2K23 for PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One & Xbox Series X|S. Launching later this year, PGA Tour 2K23 will be available in three different editions, including the special Tiger Woods Edition which sees the golf star back on the cover of a PGA video game.

In addition to being the cover star and playable in the game, Woods is also the Executive Director for PGA Tour 2K23 which sees him advising the development team.

“It’s not only great to be back on the cover of a video game, but the Executive Director role makes this a truly unique opportunity,” said Tiger Woods. “2K is the perfect partner for me and I am excited to continue impacting the game and culture of golf beyond my play on the PGA Tour.”

PGA Tour 2K23

In addition to Tiger Woods, players will have access to a number of female and male pros at launch, with more promised to be added as “free post-launch DLC.” Pros available at launch include Justin Thomas, Lexi Thompson, Tony Finau, Lydia Ko, Collin Morikawa, Will Zalatoris, and Brooke Henderson. The pros will be available in Exhibition, multiplayer and Divot Derby play while competing with players in MyCAREER mode. Anyone who pre-orders any version of the Standard Edition will receive the Michael Jordan Bonus Pack which includes MJ as a playable golfer.

At launch, PGA Tour 2K23 will include 20 licensed with new locations such as “South Course of Wilmington Country Club, The Renaissance Club and St. George’s Golf and Country Club.” If you prefer something a little different, the Course Designer is back so you can create the course of your dreams or find something somebody has made.

In line with other 2K franchises, MyPLAYER allows players to create and customise their avatars with the best golf gear and apparel. Nike Golf, TaylorMade, Bridgestone Golf, Callaway Golf, Footjoy, PUMA and COBRA are just some of the brands available in PGA Tour 2K23.

Alongside the standard, classic golf modes available, PGA Tour 2K23 also introduces some casual ways to play. Topgolf “offers a unique experience emulating the popular golf entertainment phenomenon, where players can aim for targets and try to earn the highest score.” Training modes also help players come to grips with the gameplay and learn how to be the best on the course.

Finally, online features return in PGA Tour 2K23 with Online Societies. “Online Societies encourage players to squad up with friends for custom tournaments and full seasons, while Clubhouse Pass will provide post-launch content and goals for players to enjoy well into the future.”

PGA Tour 2K23 is launching for PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S on October 14. Full details of each edition are below.

  • PGA TOUR 2K23 Standard Edition:
    • Physical and digital versions for Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation 5 consoles, includes the base game;
    • For PC, includes the base game and the Golden Club Pack, which includes a Golden Putter, Golden Driver, and four Uncommon consumable golf ball sleeves;
    • Players who pre-order any version of the Standard Edition will receive the Michael Jordan Bonus Pack, which includes playable sports icon Michael Jordan, as well as four consumable Common golf ball sleeves;
    • Players who purchase the Standard Edition of the game for Xbox Series X|S (physical or digital version) or PlayStation 5 (digital version only) consoles which includes cross-generation dual entitlement will also receive the Golden Club Pack for the game on Xbox One or PlayStation 4, respectively
  • PGA TOUR 2K23 Deluxe Edition:  
    • For Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, or PlayStation 5 consoles, includes the base game with cross-generation dual-entitlement, as well as the Michael Jordan Bonus Pack, Golden Club Pack, and Deluxe Edition Bonus Pack, which includes 1300 VC (Virtual Currency), a hockey stick putter, gold baseball cap, gold glove, and three Rare consumable golf ball sleeves;
    • For PC, includes the base game, as well as the Michael Jordan Bonus Pack, Golden Club Pack, and Deluxe Edition Bonus Pack.
  • PGA TOUR 2K23 Tiger Woods Edition (available in digital format only):
    • Includes all the contents of the Standard and Deluxe Edition for the purchased platform;
    • Includes the Tiger Woods Edition Bonus Pack – which includes a Tiger Woods TaylorMade wedge set, Nike TW Golf tee shirt, and three Epic consumable golf ball sleeves – plus the Tiger Woods Signature Sunday Pack, which includes a red polo, black pants, black hat, Nike TW Golf shoes, Nike TW Golf belt, and Bridgestone Golf TOUR B XS, Tiger Edition Golf Ball.
Leo Stevenson
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