WWE 2K22 is set to release on March 11, and the latest issue of the popular wrestling title is set to feature Rey Mysterio on the cover of both the Standard and Deluxe editions of the game. WWE 2K22 will feature a Career Showcase for Mysterio, who is celebrating his 20th Anniversary with WWE. The new WWE title is also set to feature the popular GM mode from the SmackDown vs Raw game series, while the new MyFACTION mode is set to debut in-game.
The release date for WWE 2K22 was revealed by 2K Games at a press conference with Rey Mysterio, where the cover star of the upcoming title was officially revealed. The publisher has confirmed that WWE 2K22 will feature a Career Showcase for Mysterio, who during the briefing briefly reminisced about his time with Eddie Guerrero, Shawn “HBK” Michaels and The Undertaker over the years.
Mysterio also revealed that he wanted to share a WrestleMania moment with his son Dominik Mysterio (who adopted American wrestling style instead of his father’s lucha libre style) before hanging up his mask. The Mysterios feature Rey and her son Dominik, and the duo were the first father-son team to win the WWE SmackDown Tag Team Title last year.
Fans will be looking to publisher 2K Games to deliver a knockout game this year, and this is the first wrestling title since WWE 2K21 was released. called off for the first time in the long-running annual series, following the poor performance of WWE 2K20 and the coronavirus-induced pandemic. The game’s developers are ready to provide players with deeper insights into the game’s features, which comes with a redesigned game engine, new controls, improved graphics, and new game modes.
2K Games has confirmed that the game is set to feature GM Mode, also known as General Manager Mode. The game mode is back for the first time since WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2008 and allows players to assume the role of General Manager on SmackDown or Raw, while handling various aspects of the wrestling business.
Meanwhile, the game will also introduce the new MyFACTION mode where players can build a four-person faction to rival the classic New World Order (nWo) and players will have the ability to collect, manage and upgrade Superstars from different eras of the world. WWE. WWE 2K22 is also set to introduce the Creation Suite for creating custom wrestlers. During the briefing, Mysterio revealed that he would like to create a wrestler based on one of his favorite football players, Cristiano Ronaldo, in WWE 2K22.
The upcoming WWE 2K22 game will be available for download starting March 11. The title will be released for Windows PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One and Xbox Series S/X, according to the publisher.