John Cena’s historic 15-year career will be commemorated in video game form as 2K announced plans for the “Cena (Nuff) Edition” of “WWE 2K18.”
Limited to 30,000 copies worldwide, the surefire collector’s item is set for release exclusively for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One at participating retailers for a suggested retail price of $149.99.
One of the perks of purchasing this edition is it provides the opportunity for early access to the game and in-game bonuses beginning four days early on Friday, Oct. 13 for the PS4 system and Xbox One. In addition, those who purchase the ”WWE 2K18 Deluxe Edition,” available in both physical and digital varieties at participating retailers, also ensure early access game copies and in-game bonuses – including all “Cena (Nuff) Edition” digital content – beginning four days early on Friday, Oct. 13 for the PS4 and Xbox One.
The “Cena (Nuff) Edition” is jam-packed with goodies sure to excite loyal members of the CeNation including:
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- Copy of “WWE 2K18 Deluxe Edition” video game, which includes the following items:
- “WWE 2K18 “ Season Pass digital content (details announced this fall);
- Playable WWE Legends and John Cena Rivals: Batista and Rob Van Dam;
- Playable John Cena Characters: ECW One Night Stand (2006) and WrestleMania 26(2010);
- Kurt Angle Pack: Access to WWE “American Hero” (2001) and ECW “Wrestling Machine” (2006) playable characters;
- Exclusive premium packaging, including a unique cover sleeve;
- Exclusive Mattel John Cena / Cena Nuff action figure featuring Cena and Cena (Nuff) t-shirt options;
- Fanatics Limited Edition Commemorative Plaque with a piece of the ring mat from his 16th WWE Championship at Royal Rumble earlier this year, as well as a hand-signed photo from John Cena;
- WWE SuperCard limited edition in-game cards featuring John Cena, Batista and Rob Van Dam, as well as a Cena (Nuff) card back.
“Whether you love him or love to hate him, there is no denying the hustle, dedication and impact of a guy like John Cena,” Chris Snyder, vice president of marketing at 2K, said in a release marking the announcement. “There will never be anyone else like him – a testament to his character and our ”Be Like No One” campaign – and it makes him the perfect fit to honor with a fun, yet memorable collector’s edition that’s a must-have for any WWE fan.”
Since his main roster television debut in 2002 against Kurt Angle, Cena has captured the adulation and anger of the WWE Universe. Over the years the marquee performer emerged as the company’s franchise player, parlaying his monumental success into other forms of entertainment.
“WWE 2K18” is currently scheduled for worldwide release on Oct. 17 for the PS4 system and Xbox One, as well as in Fall 2017 for Nintendo Switch.
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