A new piece of DLC focussing on the career of Ultimate Warrior is available to download now on Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS3 and PS4, 2K has announced.
Available for £7.99 or as part of the Season Pass, Path of the Warrior introduces a new career path to 2K Showcase mode taking players through the career of WWE Hall of Famer Ultimate Warrior, along with the following new playable wrestlers:
- Ultimate Warrior (1989-1996)
- Andre the Giant (1988)
- Sgt. Slaughter (1991)
- Honky Tonk Man (1988)
- Rick Rude (1990)
- Randy 'Macho Man' Savage (1991)
- Colonel Mustafa (1991)
- Undertaker (1991)
- Hunter Hearst Helmsley (1996)
Pick up the DLC and you'll also have access to WWE Hall of Fame ring announcer Howard Finkel and WWE managers Jimmy Hart, Bobby Heenan, Paul Bearer, Sherri, Sid Justice and General Adnan.
Eight new arenas are thrown in too, including WrestleMania VI, VII and XII, SummerSlam (1988, 1990 and 1991); Saturday Night's Main Event XXIV and Madison Square Garden.
WWE 2K (Mobile)
A new mobile WWE game for iOS and Android (pictured above) is also in development for release later this spring, 2K revealed.
Titled 'WWE 2K', the mobile game promises to be the "first simulation-based WWE video game for mobile platforms", and offers "authentic WWE gameplay in a mobile format". It's due to cost £5.49 and is in development at n-Space in partnership with Visual Concepts.
Players will be able to choose from a roster of fan-favourite WWE Superstars, including John Cena, Hulk Hogan, Sting, Triple H, Undertaker, Daniel Bryan, Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins, Dean Ambrose and Bray Wyatt, or create their own wrestler in the Create-a-Superstar mode.
There'll also be a career mode and live multiplayer matches, although further details on how multiplayer works has yet to be announced.
"WWE 2K marks a great milestone in 2K's partnership with WWE, as we bring the first authentic WWE simulation experience to market for mobile devices," said Visual Concepts president Greg Thomas. "WWE gaming enthusiasts will soon experience WWE action and several fan-favorite modes inspired by the WWE 2K flagship console series in an engaging new way."
An exact release date for the mobile game has yet to be announced.
Source: 2K Games