The release of WWE 2K22 will be important for 2K and Visual Concepts - after all, the wrestling series is facing no less than a restart after a phase of weakness. The current offshoot of the popular sports game series is expected to appear in March.

The redesigned gameplay engine, a new control system, the MyGM mode and, for the first time in the series, MyFaction should lead to the most impressive WWE 2K experience of all time, that is the aim of Publisher 2K and the in-house studio Visual Concepts.

Top 10 features of the new edition

Today, with the WWE 2K2 hit list, 22K and Visual Concepts gave an early glimpse of the top 10 features that should ensure a great WWE 2K22 experience in March - including fundamental improvements, fan-favorite features and brand new ones Game modes:

  1. Redesigned gameplay engine: The most important change in WWE 2K22 is the engine itself. Visual Concepts has completely redesigned the gameplay and animation engine so that every dive, kickout and finisher looks as realistic as if the fans were sitting at the ring at WrestleMania. As soon as the players pick up the controller, they will feel the difference;
  2. New controls: The updated and incredibly intuitive controls are more powerful than ever this year. WWE 2K22 is designed to give players more control over every move and situation. It is easy to learn and easy to play, but you can still show special skills;
  3. Stunning graphics: In short, WWE 2K22 is waiting with the best graphics ever in the WWE 2K franchise. The scanning and animation are based on the same industry leading processes as the NBA 2K line of Visual Concepts. In addition, the team has revised the lighting and lit the game from scratch;
  4. Immersive presentation: The most dynamic part of the series to date brings the players from the audience into the ring and offers an authentic WWE feeling throughout the game;
  5. New WWE 2K Showcase: The players can indulge in memories and relive the most striking matches and moments of a legendary WWE Superstar;
  6. MyGM: Players can draft superstars, book matches, manage contracts and prove that they have what it takes to run the most successful brand in sports entertainment;
  7. MyFACTION: For the first time in the series, the brand new MyFACTION mode puts players in control of a legendary faction that is no less inferior to the nWo. You collect, manage and improve superstars, with weekly events and regular updates;
  8. MyRISE: An opportunity to experience a WWE Superstar's journey from humble beginnings as a rookie, to fanfare as a Superstar, to immortality as a legend. New storylines are available for both male and female 'MyPLAYER';
  9. Universe mode: Universe mode returns, giving the player more control than ever before over brands, PPVs, match results, rivalries and much more;
  10. CreationSuite: The Creation Suite is also making a return better than ever. The players can step into the ring as themselves or as someone or something completely different - there are all kinds of crazy possibilities and fantasy elements - anytime and anywhere in the world.

WWE 2K22 is slated for March 2022, with further details to be announced in January 2022. There is also a new trailer for WWE 2K22. And the approximately one and a half minute long film snippet is quite impressive. Among other things, you can see gameplay sequences and excerpts from the menu:


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