Reported by Shacknews, Harden became one of the great characters in the NBA world, has a distinctive appearance, which is bearded. He also achieved fame from his abilities while on the field.
This prompted Harden to become "The One" for the Houston Rockets franchise and fans. "When I heard about working with EA Sports and being a NBA Live 18 cover artist, I am very happy with this opportunity," Harden said.
It says, NBA Live 18 is about creating your own identity and making your mark in the league. "And I can definitely get in touch with that. If anyone knows about creativity, it's me, "he added.
Harden started his career as the first player ever designed by Oklahoma City Thunder. Since joining Houston in 2012, Harden has grown to become a MVP candidate in the league.
He finished his first season with an average of 25.9 points and 5.8 assists per game and developed into an all-star and one of the most entertaining league players.
NBA Live 18 is developed by EA Tiburon and will be available worldwide on September 15, 2017 for Xbox One and PlayStation 4.
Previously reported Neowin, after almost two years absence following the launch of NBA Live 16, EA has now exhibited NBA Live 18 on the show EA Play 2017.
NBA Live 18 features a number of improvements over the previous series. The increase is in terms of more responsive player control. EA claims that it added hundreds of new animations, styles and interactions in every position.
The company also announced a new dribbling system and used counter movements to guard in front of the ball holder while defending. EA also said that they improved the players' movement as well as the awareness on the ground.
NBA Live 18 features three game modes, Franchise, Ultimate Team, and The One.