Wrestling legend Sting will be available to play as in WWE 2K15, it was announced last night during WWE’s Monday Night Raw program.
Sting, nicknamed “The Icon”, will be included the in the wrestling title series as a special pre-order incentive. Those gamers who pre-order the title will be able to play as two version of Sting – his earlier Surfer gimmick and his later Crow gimmick.
“The only thing for sure about Sting is nothing’s for sure, except my debut in WWE 2K15,” said Steve Borden, aka Sting. “I’m honored to have my legacy immortalized in a video game. It’s showtime!”
A fifteen time World Champion, Sting debut in 1985 and has competed for the three top wrestling promotions – WWE, TNA Wrestling and the now defunct WCW.
“We’re eager to introduce fans to Sting in a compelling new way, while debuting the next generation of gaming in the WWE 2K franchise,” said Chris Snyder, Vice President of Marketing at 2K.
“Pre-ordering WWE 2K15 is the ultimate way to embrace the history and individuality of Sting’s impressive career.”
The title will be available for Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS4, and PS3 and will hit stores in the US on October 28th and October 31st internationally.
The announcement trailer is shown above.