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WWE 2K14 will be released on Oct. 29, and fans of pro wrestling will be able to get their fix as the series switched developers and is sure to be the best wrestling game yet.
The game features one of the largest rosters ever with 83 characters in the game.
WWE 2K14 has a ton of old school and Classic wrestlers such as: Andre the Giant, Bret Hart, Diesel, Hulk Hogan, King Kong Bundy, Mick Foley, Razor Ramon, Rick Flair, Macho Man, Ricky Steamboat, Sgt. Slaughter, and Ultimate Warrior.
Other legendary characters in the game such as The Rock, Stone Cold Steve Austin, and Goldberg, and the deceased Eddie Guerrero.
The inclusion of Ultimate Warrior and Macho Man are shocking. Warrior has been on terrible terms with the WWE and its chairman Vince McMahon. Warrior, real name James Hellwig, has publicly bashed the company and a lot of its entertainers, most prominently Hulk Hogan. This will be Warrior's first time ever in a video game.
Another interesting addition to the game is Macho Man Randy Savage. The deceased wrestler was on McMahon's bad list after a number of falling outs with the company, and allegations of a possible scandal with the chairman's at the time underage daughter.
The inclusion of him in the game is surprising because he has yet to be elected to the WWE Hall of Fame, which most of the wrestling world feels he deserves.
Lastly, Hulk Hogan comes as a shock although he almost singlehandedly helped make the WWE what it is today.
Hogan was the general manager of rival company, TNA. He recently stepped down from that position and his relationship has been up and down with the company as he has switched allegiances multiple times between WWE, WCW, and TNA.
A number of alternate versions of wrestlers are available as well. Different costumes showing off what the wrestlers looked like in their younger years include: Big Show, Chris Jericho, Kane, Undertaker, Ric Flair, Shawn Michaels, the Rock, and Triple H.
As far as Divas, they do not have a strong showing in this game. The only women wrestlers available are: AJ Lee, Aksana, Kaitlyn, Layla, Lita, Natalya, and Stephanie McMahon.
2K14 will focus on the road to Wrestlemania instead of the traditional story mode campaigns they usually have.
The game will be available for the PS3 and Xbox 360.