2K has entered into an exclusive multi-year agreement with WWE granting it the exclusive worldwide rights to publish the WWE video game franchise across all major platforms and distribution channels. With the addition of the WWE franchise, 2K will continue a 15-year tradition established by past WWE titles.
The content offering, slated to include an extensive variety of playable WWE Superstars, Divas and Legends, will be available for the Xbox 360 and PS3.
“WWE 2K14 delivers a comprehensive selection of downloadable content, including impressive roster additions, fan-favorite gameplay and customisation options,” said Chris Snyder, Senior Director of Marketing at 2K. “Combined with the game’s Season Pass program, we are offering the ultimate WWE video game experience for an amazing value.”
The WWE 2K14 downloadable content program is scheduled to include the following items, which will be available on the Xbox Live and on PlayStation®Network:
Content Group #1 – nWo Pack and Accelerator:
- Playable New World Order (nWo)-themed Superstars: Kevin Nash, Scott Hall, “Macho Man” Randy Savage, Syxx, Curt Hennig, Scott Steiner and The Giant;
- Accelerator: Enables players to unlock all in-game items, as well as customize individual WWE Superstar attributes:
- The nWo Pack will be available for a suggested purchase cost of $8.99/£6.99
- The Giant will be available free of charge;
- The Accelerator will be available for a suggested purchase cost of $1.99/£1.59
- The Accelerator is currently scheduled for release on launch day – October 29, 2013 in North America and November 1, 2013 internationally;
- The nWo Pack is currently scheduled for worldwide release in November 2013.
Content Group #2 – WWE Superstars and Moves Pack:
- WWE Superstars: Fandango and Big E Langston;
- WWE Divas: Brie Bella, Nikki Bella and Summer Rae;
- Moves Pack: More than 30 new moves and taunts, including the Black Widow (made popular by AJ Lee) and the Koji Clutch (made popular by CM Punk):
- WWE Superstars and Divas, along with the Moves Pack, will be available for a suggested purchase cost of $7.99/£6.99
- Summer Rae will be available free of charge;
- All content is currently scheduled for worldwide release in December 2013.
Content Group #3 – WWE Legends and Creations Pack:
- WWE Hall of Famers: Bruno Sammartino and “The American Dream” Dusty Rhodes;
- Legendary WWE Superstars: “Ravishing” Rick Rude and Jake “The Snake” Roberts;
- Playable Superstar: WWE Manager and pop culture icon Virgil;
- Custom Superstar Parts Pack: 15 new Superstar parts to utilize for the most creative freedom in WWE Games history:
- WWE Legends and the Creations Pack will be available for a suggested purchase cost of $8.99/£6.99
- Virgil will be available free of charge;
- All content is currently scheduled for worldwide release in January 2014.
Players may purchase WWE 2K14 downloadable content at a reduced price point through the game’s Season Pass program. For a one-time, suggested purchase cost of $19.99/£15.99 a saving of more than 25% versus individual content purchases, players will receive the following items:
- Season Pass Program Exclusive – Playable “The Outsiders”-themed Superstars: Scott Hall and Kevin Nash;
- All Content Groups: nWo and Accelerator Packs, WWE Superstars and Moves Pack and WWE Legends and Creations Pack;
- Online Badges: Over 10 exclusive options.
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