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Grammy Award-Winner Pharrell Williams to Curate NBA 2K15 Soundtrack

nba 2k152K has announced a new collaboration with Pharrell Williams to curate the soundtrack compilation for NBA 2K15, the next installment of the NBA video game simulation franchise. Pharrell’s soundtrack selections will be revealed later this summer.

NBA 2K15 is scheduled for release on October 7 in North America, and on October 10 internationally for the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4, the Xbox One and Xbox 360, and Windows PC.

Get Ready to Moon Over Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel from 2K, Gearbox

Borderlands2K Australia and Gearbox Software are co-developing Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, a standalone game set in-between Borderlands and Borderlands 2. The game will be available worldwide this fall for the Xbox 360 and Playstation 3 consoles and Windows PC.

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel takes place on Pandora’s moon, where players will experience gravity-bending gunfights in zero-atmosphere environments using all-new weapons. For the first time, fans will also be able to play on the side of the Hyperion Corporation as four new playable characters.

2K Play Goes Mobile In 2012

2K Play, a division of 2K, a publishing label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc., announced that its new slate of mobile games will be unveiled at this year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), taking place at the Los Angeles Convention Center from June 5-7. The games are designed to deliver a play-anywhere-play-anytime social experience and will be available beginning this summer for mobile devices.

2K Play’s mobile lineup includes Comedy Central’s Indecision Game, a battle of wits to test your knowledge of the political powers that be (or might have been); Fiasco the Cat Starring in House Pest, an animated race against the clock to fix a michevious cat’s disasters; GridBlock, a puzzle that requires players to flip, tilt, slide, and shake electro-blocks into place; Herd, Herd, Herd, a quest to herd farm animals to their pens before time runs out; and Carnival Games MiniGolf, a mobile golf game that offers three fun-filled themes.

This post was originally written by Leah Rocketto and published by ToyBook.com. For more news, visit www.toybook.com, follow The Toy Book on Twitter, and like The Toy Book on Facebook. The Toy Book is a bimonthly trade magazine covering the toy industry, published by Adventure Publishing Group.