Today 2K Games have revealed that the Collectors Edition for this year’s WWE2K17 will focus on NxT. WWE NXT has produced some of the brightest new Superstars on the main roster and is a hotbed of fresh talent. Current top WWE Superstars like Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins, Dean Ambrose, Paige, Charlotte, and many more all came from NXT. And now Samoa Joe, Finn Bálor, Asuka, Bayley and more are tearing it up on the weekly, hour-long show. We could think of no better place to focus our WWE 2K17 Collector’s Edition for the most hardcore fans of WWE.
The WWE 2K17 NXT Edition will include the following items:
· Copy of WWE 2K17 video game;
· Exclusive premium packaging;
· NXT Enhancement Pack:
o Playable NXT Superstars: Shinsuke Nakamura, Nia Jax and Apollo Crews;
o 50 percent more points at NXT in MyCareer;
· Exclusive Canvas 2 Canvas lithograph designed by WWE artist Rob Schamberger and autographed by NXT Superstar Shinsuke Nakamura;
· Exclusive eight-inch “Demon” Finn Bálor collectible figurine;
· Exclusive Topps NXT TakeOver: London Mat Relics Card:
o Each card will include a piece of authentic ring canvas from the event;
o Each card will feature one of 14 featured Superstars from event;
o Each Superstar’s card will have one of 10 different rarity levels;
· Goldberg Pack: access to two playable versions of legendary WCW® and WWE star Bill Goldberg, as well as playable WCW Monday Nitro and Halloween Havoc arenas.
“NXT has quickly transformed into WWE’s third global brand alongside Raw and SmackDown,” said Paul “Triple H” Levesque, WWE Executive Vice President of Talent, Live Events & Creative. “The WWE 2K17 NXT Edition is the perfect way to share the passion and enthusiasm of NXT with our fans around the world.”
“From its impressive roster to palpable live event energy, NXT is an unmistakable force responsible for helping drive WWE’s current business and bright future,” said Chris Snyder, Vice President of Marketing at 2K. “The brand absolutely deserves an NXT Editionfor WWE 2K17, and this comprehensive offering of exclusive collectibles and in-game content is a must-have for any WWE or NXT fan.”
Developed collaboratively by Yuke’s and Visual Concepts, a 2K studio, WWE 2K17 is not yet rated by PEGI. WWE 2K17 is currently scheduled for worldwide release on the PS4™ and PS3™ systems, Xbox One and Xbox 360 on October 11, 2016. Consumers who pre-order WWE 2K17 at any participating retailer will receive two playable Bill Goldberg characters, as well as playable WCW Monday Nitro and Halloween Havoc arenas, at no extra cost on launch day.