WWE 2K23, the highly-anticipated subsequent entry within the long-running WWE sequence from 2K Video games and Visible Ideas, may launch a lot earlier than anticipated. In line with trade sources chatting with Insider Gaming, a serious reveal for the upcoming sport is about for 31 January 2023, within the days following the Royal Rumble PLE (Premium Dwell Occasion).
An invite reportedly despatched out to content material creators and media has promised a recent take a look at the sport forward of the Royal Rumble, with a leaked embargo date set for late January. This embargo seems to have been damaged by sources chatting with Insider Gaming – though it’s unclear the place the leaks originated.
Regardless of the case, they’ve seemingly confirmed that information of WWE 2K23 is imminent. It may even be revealed on the Royal Rumble, by way of a brand new trailer or announcement revealing particulars, together with a canopy star.
The sport was first revealed to be in improvement with 2K Video games in late 2022, when it was talked about in an earnings name and report as being set for ‘Fiscal 2023’ – the interval ending June 2023.
Fingers-on gameplay, and a take a look at a refreshed 2K Showcase mode, will reportedly be shared within the coming weeks, as 2K Video games and Visible Ideas put together for a brand new season of WWE 2K. With Insider Gaming and different sources flagging March 2023 because the possible launch date for the upcoming sport, we gained’t have to attend lengthy to listen to extra.
As for who may very well be revealed as the brand new cowl star – it stays anybody’s guess. Australia’s Rhea Ripley seems like a worthy candidate, after a stellar 12 months within the highlight. If an harm hadn’t sidelined Cody Rhodes’ 2022 profession, he’d even be a stellar alternative, due to the shock of his WWE return and subsequent bangers with rival Seth Rollins.
Roman Reigns is, after all, an apparent first alternative – however given he’s headlined video games in recent times, it will be nice to see one other wrestler given the spot.
We’ll possible discover out precisely what’s on the menu within the coming weeks, as extra particulars of WWE 2K23 emerge.