Today 2K has announced that John Cena will be the cover star for this years WWE 2K15.
“WWE 2K15 will be the absolute BEST game you’ve ever got your hands on” – not my words but of John Cena!
WWE 2K15 will be the second wrestling title published by 2K Sports, the game launches on 28th Oct for North America but 31st October for internationally for PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One.
“It is truly an honour and privilege to serve as the WWE 2K15 cover Superstar,” said Cena. “2K has a tremendous history of sports simulation games and cover athletes, including Michael Jordan, Kevin Durant, LeBron James and of course, Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson. I look forward to carrying the flag for WWE 2K15 and introducing the incredible next-generation of WWE gaming to the WWE Universe.” Cena has established himself as one of the most prolific WWE Superstars of all time.
A pop-culture fixture, Cena is frequently recognized for his film, television and music endeavours, as well as for granting more than 400 wishes to children with life-threatening illnesses through the Make-a-Wish Foundation, more than any other celebrity. In addition, Cena is one of the world’s most popular athletes across social media with more than six million Twitter followers, as well as 27 million likes on Facebook, making him the most-followed active U.S. athlete on Facebook.
“With his outstanding record of accomplishments in WWE and beyond, the iconic John Cena is the perfect WWE Superstar to represent the WWE 2K franchise as we launch the first-ever WWE video game on next-generation consoles,” said Chris Snyder, Vice President of Marketing at 2K. “Along with monumental gameplay, graphical and presentation improvements, we are confident that Cena will drive WWE 2K15 to cement its spot in history as the greatest WWE video game released to date.”