Throughout of the course of various articles and podcasts, we have always said that Nintendo's weakness has been third party title support for their home consoles. The Nintendo Switch has been making some strides in that category and is slowly building up its third party offerings. 2K is the latest publisher to show support for Nintendo's unique home/portable console as they announced today that WWE 2K18 will be coming to the Nintendo Switch this fall. This is the first time in five years that a WWE title has been on a Nintendo platform. It also marks the first portable WWE game to debut in six years.
The game will come with all the features mentioned in our previous WWE 2K18 post. That means eight man matches, a new grapple carry system, new weight detection, thousands of new animations and a massive backstage area. A brand-new rendering engine also gives WWE 2K18 a visual overhaul and will bring the drama of WWE to life like never before.
A new MyCareer experience puts you on the path to greatness as you journey along on the road to WrestleMania. Explore WWE like never before through free-roaming backstage, conversing with WWE Superstars, forming alliances, making enemies, seeking out quests, and strategizing for upcoming matches.
Can your MyPlayer make it to the WWE Hall of Fame? Introducing the all-new Road to Glory. Compete with opponents online to improve your MyPlayer by earning unlockables, boosts, and upgrades all while securing your entry into special events that are held alongside real-life WWE special events, such as pay-per-views.
Customize WWE like never before with an even deeper set of customization tools and the new Custom Match option. The robust Creation Suite also offers even more detailed features for Create-a-Superstar, Create-a-Video, and Create-an-Arena.
Dominate the ring with tons of your favorite WWE, NXT and legendary Superstars.WWE 2K18 offers the most complete roster of the biggest and brightest WWE and NXT Superstars and Legends to ever grace a WWE ring.
Even the WWE 2K18 cover athlete Seth Rollins is excited to play WWE 2K18 on the Switch.ww
Pre-Order WWE 2K18 and receive two playable versions of WWE Hall of Famer Kurt Angle: his WWE “American Hero” persona (2001) or his ECW “Wrestling Machine” persona (2006).