2K Sports announced today that Brian Wilson, relief pitcher for the San Francisco Giants, has partnered with 2K Sports to offer his expertise to Major League Baseball® 2K11 by acting as a creative consultant in a series of original digital short films starring, co-written and adlibbed by Wilson himself. Wilson and his “famous beard” will make a guest appearance on the popular late night television show “Lopez Tonight” to debut the first film in this hilarious series. “Lopez Tonight” featuring Brian Wilson will air on TBS on Thursday, January 27, 2011 at 12:00 a.m. nationally and 11:00 p.m. Central.
Wilson is well known for his incredible skill on the mound and jet-black beard, as well as his surprising antics on live television. It will undoubtedly be an appearance that sports fans and gamers alike will not want to miss.
Developed by 2K Sports’ Visual Concepts studio, Major League Baseball 2K11 will once again award $1,000,000 to the first person to pitch a verified perfect game in Major League Baseball 2K11, the next edition in the popular Major League Baseball 2K series. The race to perfection will commence on Major League Baseball’s Opening Day, April 1, 2011, giving gamers nearly a month to practice with the game before embarking on a quest that only 20 pitchers in baseball history have accomplished. For more information, please visit www.2ksports.com/perfectgame.