Like every year, the titles of the series WWE 2K surround themselves with a fuss of hyping and not indifferent curiosity, especially linked to the mysterious identity of the stars to whom the cover will pay homage. In the case of WWE 2K20, however, the athletes who will lend their promotional image to the game will be two, that is "The Man" Becky Lynch e Roman Reigns.
Following in the footsteps of acclaimed wrestling giants such as John Cena, Stone Cold Steve Austin and most recently AJ Styles, thecurrent champion of Raw, and the hugely popular wrestler of Samoan origins they will play the role of ambassadors for the worldwide marketing campaign Step Inside - which invites players to enter the world of WWE and take on a variety of new and exciting challenges in the virtual ring. “Becky Lynch and Roman Reigns embody passion, determination and perseverance,” he said Chris Snyder, Vice President of Marketing of 2K, and it is for this reason that the two athletes have been strategically selected.
“My career has always been about breaking down barriers and doing what no one else has ever done before. Being the first female superstar on the cover of a WWE 2K video game is no exception, ”said Becky Lynch. And Reigns further added: “As a player, being on the cover of WWE 2K20 alongside 'The Man' Becky Lynch and joining the likes of Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson and John Cena is a huge step in my career and a personal goal for me ".
In this new WWE 2K20, 2K will include several new concepts, with optimized gameplay and several improvements to a variety of already known modes. First, the "story" mode 2k Showcase it will be focused on the theme The Women's Evolution, and will follow the career of Four horsewomen - aka Bayley, Becky Lynch, Charlotte Flair and Sasha Banks - from their NXT encounters to their battles for SmackDown and Raw.
Additionally, players will finally be able to compete using both male and female Superstars in matches MyCAREER e Mixed Tag, as seen in the Mixed Match Challenge. The WWE Towers, with exciting new challenges, including one that shines the spotlight directly on Roman Reigns' career. Furthermore, the strategies that will be implemented by the company aim to provide a wide range of additional content for 2K Showcase after the launch of the title. Each of these original content will feature a new playable world and its own unique theme, with more details to be announced in the coming months.
WWE 2K20 is currently slated for worldwide release on October 22 2019 to Xbox One, PlayStation 4 e PC. One will also be released Deluxe Edition it's a Collector's Edition, which will include in-game bonuses and physical items, already officially presented by 2K on the dedicated official website.