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Get your Woooo on as WWE 2K19 collector’s edition features WWE legends

2K is commemorating the career of 16-time World Champ and 2-time WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair with the WWE 2K19 Wooooo! Edition. This collector’s edition of the video game will be available for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
2K is commemorating the career of 16-time World Champ and 2-time WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair with the WWE 2K19 Wooooo! Edition. This collector’s edition of the video game will be available for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Photo Courtesy 2K

When you hear that familiar “Wooooo!” followed by the orchestral sound of “Also Sprach Zarathustra,” it could only mean one thing: the arrival of Nature Boy Ric Flair.

2K is commemorating the career of the 16-time World Champion and 2-time WWE Hall of Famer in video game form with the WWE 2K19 Wooooo! Edition.

Limited to 30,000 copies worldwide, the surefire collector’s edition will be available exclusively for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One for a suggested retail price of $129.99.

The WWE 2K19 Wooooo! Editionis jam-packed with impressive collection of exclusive and collectible memorabilia, which includes:

Copy of WWE 2K19 Deluxe Edition, which includes the following items:

Access to WWE 2K19Season Pass digital content (details announced this summer);

Exclusive playable WWE Hall of Famers (’80s-inspired): “Rowdy” Roddy Piper, Dusty Rhodes and Ricky “The Dragon” Steamboat;

Exclusive playable characters: “Macho Man” Randy Savage (WrestleMania® VIII) and Undertaker (2002);

Exclusive playable arena: Starrcade 1983; o Exclusive in-game attire: Ric Flair (WrestleMania 24 robe) and Charlotte Flair (WrestleMania 32 robe);

Access to WWE 2K19 pre-order bonus digital content (playable Rey Mysterio “Royal Rumble 2018” character and playable Ronda Rousey “WrestleMania 34/‘Rowdy’ Roddy Piper-inspired” character);

WWE® SuperCard limited edition cards featuring WWE 2K19cover Superstar AJ Styles, as well as an AJ-themed WWE 2K19 cardback.

Exclusive premium packaging;

Exclusive and individually numbered WWE Hall of Fame replica ring;

Exclusive “Nature Boy”-inspired Funko Pop! figurine;

Fanatics limited edition commemorative plaque featuring a fabric piece from Ric’s iconic pink or purple robe;

WWE SuperCard limited edition cards featuring Ric and Charlotte Flair, as well as a Ric-themed WWE 2K19 card back.

“For all of my fans around the world, it’s exciting and humbling to see my career immortalized through the power of video games,” Flair said in a release. “This is going to be one stylin,’ profilin,’ limousine riding, jet flying, kiss-stealing, wheelin’ ‘n’ dealin’ son of a collector’s edition, and you don’t want to miss out. Wooooo!”

Chris Snyder, Vice President of Marketing at 2K, added: “Few in life have celebrated the mantra of ‘Never Say Never’ quite like Ric Flair, so it’s an honor to celebrate his legacy through the WWE 2K19 Wooooo! Edition. This jam-packed collector’s offering of exclusive physical and digital items is the perfect way for fans to showcase their enthusiasm for ‘The Nature Boy’ and his incredible accomplishments.”

WWE 2K18 will be released for the PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system and Xbox One on Oct. 9. 2018.

The game will also be available four days early on Oct. 5, 2017 for players who purchase theWWE 2K19 Deluxe Edition and WWE 2K19 Collector’s Edition for the PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system and Xbox One.

For more information on all pre-order options, visit wwe.2k.com.

Steve Mesa is a video gamer and WWE fan. He is a former WWE 2K U.S. Champ and International Runner-up.
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