Don’t expect any updates from WWE 2K22 to WWE Survivor Series 2021

WWE often uses its biggest annual pay-per-views to provide updates on the WWE 2K series. WrestlingMania 37 Featured WWE 2K22the first trailer and the Slam summer event in August confirmed that the game’s release date had been pushed back to March 2022. SGO’s Michael Straw, who announced earlier this week that recent releases by WWE had messed up 2K’s plans for its DLC packs, said released a new report on Sunday saying fans shouldn’t expect another update during Survivor Series pay-per-view next month.

“We currently have no plans to announce anything until January,” said 2K senior director of global communications Al Stavola, followed by Straw echoing previous reports that the next big reveal is slated for January. and will include play modes and who the wrestler will be covering.

The lineage of the series can be traced back to the original WWF Smack down! released in 2000 on PlayStation, although it has been under the 2K banner since the release of WWE 2K14 in 2013. The games were co-developed with Yuke’s and Visual Concepts from that time until WWE 2K20, which saw Yuke quit production (and is now working on the game’s debut for the AEW console). Between overwhelmingly negative reviews and poor sales of 2K20, WWE chose to cancel production on WWE 2K21 and instead focus on a later title.

Shortly after the game’s release date was announced, executive producer Patrick Gilmore took to Twitter in an attempt to calm fans of the series. He wrote: “I have heard concerns about the silence of WWE2K22 until January. The challenge is that creating updates like the #SummerSlam trailer requires development support, and we are trying to stick around. completely focused on making you the best game possible. “

“Just to reassure everyone that we will continue to support online services for WWE2K20 and WWE2K19 until the release of WWE2K22 in March! Road to Glory and MyPlayer PPV Tower in WWE2K20 will end on September 26th. in-game is automated and may be inaccurate … “he continued.

How do you feel WWE 2K22 considering what we know so far? Will he manage to bounce back from the 2K20 debacle? And who should be on the cover this time around? Let us know your thoughts in the comments.

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