Every year certain video games have collectors editions and special editions for those die hard gamers and those who love collector memorabilia and this year WWE2K17 is no different. We already know that Brock Lesnar is the cover star, but today 2K also announced a special edition of the game.
This year the superstars of WWE NXT are coming to WWE2K17 and they are playing a big part in it. The superstars of NXT will feature in WWE2K17 through unlockable superstars/diva’s within the game and also some of them through downloadable content.
The WWE 2K17 NXT Edition Includes:
- Exclusive premium packaging
- NXT Enhancement Pack:
- Playable NXT Superstars: Shinsuke Nakamura, Nia Jax and Apollo Crews
- 50% boost in points earned for a player’s MyCareer Superstar while in NXT
- 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
- One exclusive Topps NXT TakeOver: London Mat Relics Card:
- All cards will include a piece of authentic ring canvas from the event
- All cards will feature one of 14 featured Superstars from event
- 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
The NXT version of WWE2K17 will come in at a retail cost of €99.99 and is limited to 50,000 copies, so if you want to get your hands on it, we definitely suggesting heading to your nearest gamestop to preorder it asap. I know I certainly will be.
Triple H, the man who oversees NXT had a few words to say about the upcoming NXT version of the game and its a great way to honor those who support NXT:
“NXT has quickly transformed into WWE’s third global brand alongside Raw and SmackDown. The WWE 2K17 NXT Edition is the perfect way to share the passion and enthusiasm of NXT with our fans around the world.”
WWE2K17 and the NXT Edition are scheduled for release on October 11, 2016 on PS4, PS3, X-Box One and X-Box 360.