Play four days early with the deluxe or collector’s edition.
WWE Superstar Seth Rollins will be featured on the cover of WWE 2K18.
Alongside the announcement, 2K revealed that WWE 2K18 will be released on October 17 for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. While 2K didn’t comment on its existence, a PC version of WWE 2K is generally released in the early months of the following year.
Watch the WWE 2K18 Seth Rollins cover reveal trailer:
Deluxe and collector’s editions of 2K18 were also revealed, both of which grant players access to the game on October 13, four days before its official release date. Collector’s edition content will be revealed later this year, while the deluxe version will include the season pass and bonus digital content.
“As the WWE 2K18 cover Superstar and franchise ambassador, it is my incredible honor and mission to ensure this game will truly BE LIKE NO ONE — a calling card perfect for everything I stand for — as it sets forth on its own unique path,” said Rollins.
Rollins on being named 2K18’s cover superstar and the history of WWE games:
The former WWE champion joins an elite group of 2K cover stars, including Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, John Cena, “Stone Cold” Steve Austin and, most recently, Brock Lesnar.
Stay tuned to IGN for the latest on WWE 2K18, and for our thoughts on last year’s installment, read IGN’s WWE 2K17 review.
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