2K have confirmed the release details for this year’s installment of the NBA 2K franchise, and locked in Kevin Durant as it’s featured player.

Durant (of the Oklahoma City Thunder) can add the role as feature athlete to his long list of accolades in the basketball world, including 4 All-NBA team selections, 5 NBA All-Star selections, the 2007-2008 NBA Rookie of the Year Award, 4 time NBA scoring champion and the 2014 MVP award.

Honored to be the face of NBA 2K15, Kevin Durant had this to say regarding the role:

“I’ve been an avid fan and player of NBA 2K since I was a kid, and being selected as the sole cover athlete of NBA 2K15 is an amazing accomplishment at this point of my life. I feel like my time has come.”

NBA 2K15 is being developed by Visual Concepts, and is planned for release on Playstation 4, Playstation 3, Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PC from October 9 in Australia and New Zealand.