The latest game in the WWE 2K franchise is now available on PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, and PC (Steam). The game was initially set to come out towards the end of 2021 but was instead delayed to March 2022.
The game features a whole host of new game modes, including the returning MyGM mode, which was a fan-favourite mode in the past. As has become a staple of the WWE 2K games, this year’s showcase features Rey Mysterio, who celebrates his 20th Year Anniversary of being a WWE Superstar.
The showcase feature iconic moments from the legendary wrestler’s career, including his most famous matches. Players will also be able to watch documentary-style interviews with Rey. Blending together gameplay and live-action footage is the new ‘Slingshot Tech’, which allows for a seamless transition.
The Standard Edition of the game is currently available for INR Rs 3,299 on last-gen consoles and PC. The current-gen console version (PS5/Xbox Series X/S) costs INR Rs 4,399. The Cross-Gen Bundle is available for INR 4,799 and includes the digital Standard Edition and the Starrcade ’96 Rey Mysterio Pack across previous and current-gen within the same PlayStation and Xbox console
WWE 2K22 Game Modes and Post-Launch Content
MyGM was a fan-favourite game mode that has been brought back and has easily been one of the most highly-anticipated game modes in 2K22. The mode puts players in control of their own weekly show, managing booking, signing free agents, drafting a roster, and much more.
Players will be able to create their very own GM or select one of 5 GMs, including Stephanie McMahon.
A new, single-player take on a classic team-building mode in which players collect, manage, and upgrade an array of WWE Superstars and Legends to create their ultimate four-person factions.
A mainstay of the 2K franchise at this point, MyRise is the Career Mode of sorts where players start as a humble Rookie and strive to climb their way up the WWE ladder and achieve Hall of Fame status. This time around, there are unique men’s and women’s division storylines available, wherein players will encounter an array of WWE Superstars and Legends as they embark on the journey.
One of the most beloved aspects of the WWE 2K games are the games’ fantastic Creation Suite. In addition to the Suite, there is also a featured creator section that highlights players and their content, community creation upvoting, a Create a Superstar wizard for quicker creation, and more.
Post-Launch Content Roadmap
The game will receive a significant amount of post-launch content with a confirmed 5 content packs confirmed for the next few months. These packs will be available for individual purchase. The Season Pass will give players access to the full set of packs as will the Deluxe Edition and nWo 4-Life Digital Edition.
Taking over soundtrack curation responsibility is rapper turned pop-rock artist Machine Gun Kelly, as the Executive Soundtrack Producer. Logan Paul joins the fray as one of the characters available for selection in the game later down the line.
Additional post-launch playable characters include Ronda Rousey, Doink the Clown, LA Knight, Mr. T, Rob Van Dam, Stacey Keibler, Cactus Jack, The British Bulldog, Umaga, Yokozuna, and Doudrop.
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