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Re: Wrestling Video Game Thread

Post by Bandit » Fri Jan 14, 2022 11:42 pm



This came out about 5 months before WCW closed. I remember everyone hating it, but most didn't even play it because WCW was so unpopular and No Mercy had just come out as well.

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Re: Wrestling Video Game Thread

Post by Dr. Zoidberg » Sat Jan 15, 2022 1:00 am

I never played it.

It looks terrible. Worse than the ECW games.

Russo looks like Dr Death.

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Re: Wrestling Video Game Thread

Post by Bandit » Mon Jan 17, 2022 12:44 am



Cool covers, but Rey being on the cover is weird since he definitely isn't getting a push now. You'd think it would be Lashley since I don't think he's had a cover before and he's on top.

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Post by Dr. Zoidberg » Thu Jan 20, 2022 6:40 pm

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Bischoff is also in the game.


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Re: Wrestling Video Game Thread

Post by Dr. Zoidberg » Fri Jan 21, 2022 12:10 am


Watch the WWE 2K22 announcement trailer to see how the developers and wrestling stars have joined forces for the upcoming game. This year's WWE 2K22 cover star is Rey Mysterio in celebration of his 20th anniversary as a WWE Superstar.

WWE 2K22 will have a redesigned engine, new MyGM and MyFACTION modes, new controls, upgraded visuals, and more. The WWE 2K22 release date is March 11, 2022. It's available to pre-order now.

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Re: Wrestling Video Game Thread

Post by Bandit » Fri Jan 21, 2022 12:21 am

If the gameplay is actually good this time (lol) I might buy it used in the future. But it just looks like every other WWE 2K game for Xbox One/PS4.

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Re: Wrestling Video Game Thread

Post by Dr. Zoidberg » Fri Jan 21, 2022 1:36 am

The pricing is fucked up, especially for the nWo version.

Standard Edition

$70 / £65 on current gen, $60 / £60 on last-gen
includes base game on one system only (not cross-gen)
Undertaker Immortal Pack pre-order bonus (3 extra Undertaker personas, MyFaction Evo cards, MyFaction perks and bonuses)

Cross-Gen Digital Bundle

$80 / £70
includes both generations (PS5 / PS4 or Xbox Series / Xbox One)
Starrcade ’96 Rey Mysterio Pack (playable character and MyFaction card)
Undertaker Immortal Pack pre-order bonus

Deluxe Edition

$100 / £85
includes both generations
Season Pass (five DLC packs)
MyRise Mega Boost
SuperCharger Pack
Starrcade ’96 Rey Mysterio Pack
Undertaker Immortal Pack pre-order bonus

nWo 4-Life Edition (digital only)

$120 / £105
includes everything in Deluxe Edition
playable nWo versions of Hollywood Hulk Hogan, Scott Hall, Kevin Nash, Syxx and Eric Bischoff
nWo bonus content (MyFaction Gold pack with nWo Evo cards and the nWo Wolfpac title, plus two classic WCW PPC venues)

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Re: Wrestling Video Game Thread

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Looks like Beth just sharted.

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Re: Wrestling Video Game Thread

Post by Bandit » Tue Feb 08, 2022 4:29 am

Dr. Zoidberg wrote:
Mon Feb 07, 2022 10:56 pm
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Looks like Beth just sharted.
Is that Shawn Michaels? They were very generous with his hair.


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Platforms: Microsoft Windows · PlayStation 4 · PlayStation 5 · Xbox One · Xbox Series X/S

Release Date: nWo 4-Life Edition · Deluxe Edition · March 8, 2022 · Standard Edition · March 11, 2022

Developer: Visual Concepts

Publisher: 2K Sports



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https://opencritic.com/game/12852/wwe-2k22

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