Posts Tagged ‘WWE 2K17’

WWE 2K18 will slam into PC alongside console launch

This year’s WWE wrestlefest will actually launch for PC on the same day as consoles, 2K announced today. WWE 2K18 [official site] will launch off the turnbuckle and slam PC with a flying clothesline on October 17th, and I don’t know what to do with myself. One of the annual rhythms of my job is seeing 2K announce the year’s annual wrestling game in May or June, release it on consoles in October, then eventually plop it onto PC several months into the following year. I’m all shook up. First Pip leaves and now 2K are stopping faffing us around? I just don’t know any more. Read the rest of this entry »

WWE 2K17 powerbombs PC today

Slip into your spandex, grease your pecs, and practise your microphone voice as WWE 2K17 [official site] has arrived on PC. Our Adam would tell us all Wot He Thinks but he’s in hospital following a Tables, Ladders, and Chairs match for control of the RPS treehouse radio so for now, hey: it’s out. Consider yourself informed. Please excuse that ↑ official screenshot; until Adam recovers from Alec’s Attitude Adjustment, I can’t show you the weird self-inserts and nude purple mutants people actually play as. Read the rest of this entry »

WWE 2K17 rumbling onto PC February 7th

BONG

In what has become an annual wrasslin’ tradition, WWE 2K17 [official site] is coming to PC on February 7th, months after its console launch. The console version is the best WWE release in the last few years, with marginal improvements in the career mode and creation suites, and better in-ring action. Most notable is the fact that triple threat matches and the like are actually enjoyable now, thanks to longer rest spots outside the ring for battered wrestlers, allowing for better match flow. I still wouldn’t go so far as to recommend it, but it’s on the right track. Read the rest of this entry »